A workshop on Life-World and Natural World: Husserl and Patočka

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Thursday, 29th November 2012

8.30–9.15 Registration & Tea/Coffee Reception, Newman House
9.15–9.30 Welcome Address by Dermot Moran (University College Dublin)
9.30–10.00 Dermot Moran (University College Dublin): Ineinandersein and the
Constitution of the “We-World” (Wir-Welt) in Edmund Husserl
Chair: Maria Baghramian (University College Dublin)
10.00–10.45 Ivan Chvatík (Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic): Patočka’s Philosophy of Meaning in Human Life and History
Chair: Maria Baghramian (University College Dublin)
10.45–11.00 Tea/Coffee Break
11.00–11.45 Lubica Učník (Murdoch University, Perth, Australia): Heretical Reading of Arendt
Chair: Tim Burns (University College Dublin)
11.45–12.15 Anthony Backhouse (Murdoch University, Perth, Australia): The Trouble with Harmony: Patočka’s Early Conception of a “Philosophy of Amplitude” and its Relation to “Care of the Soul”
Chair: Tim Burns (University College Dublin)
12.15–12.45 Inês Pereira Rodrigues (IFP/University of Beira Interior, Portugal):
A World of Possibilities: The Cosmological World in Jan Patočka
Chair: Tim Burns (University College Dublin)
12.45–14.15 Lunch
14.15–15.00 Nicolas de Warren (KU Leuven, Belgium): The Elder Zosima's Secret: Patočka's Envisioned Community of ‘Active Love’ in The Brothers Karamazov.
Chair: Tim Mooney (University College Dublin)
15.00–15.15 Tea/Coffee Break
15.15–15.45 Lester Embree (Florida Atlantic University, USA): The Whole Sociality? About Life in the Lifeworld
Chair: Niall Keane (University of Limerick)
15.45–16.15 Joseph Cohen (University College Dublin): On the Memory of Sacrifice
Chair: Niall Keane (University of Limerick)
16.15–16.30 Tea/Coffee Break
16.30–18.00 Erika Abrams (Paris, France): Translation Session (with A. Backhouse, I. Chvatík, N. de Warren, L. Hagedorn, J. Mensch, L. Učník)
19.30– Dinner


Friday, 30th November 2012

9.15–9.30 Coffee/Tea Reception
9.30–10.15 James Mensch (Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic): Temporality and the Alterity of Space
Chair: Lisa Foran (University College Dublin)
10.15–10.45 Dylan Trigg (University College Dublin): The Body of the Other:
Intercorporeality and the Phenomenology of Agoraphobia
Chair: Lisa Foran (University College Dublin)
10.45–11.15 Tea/Coffee Break
11.15–11.45 Ludger Hagedorn (IWM, Vienna, Austria): Quicquid cogitat. On the Uses and Disadvantages of Subjectivism
Chair: Cathal O’Madagain (University College Dublin)
11.45–12.15 Anita Williams (Murdoch University, Perth, Australia): The Thinking Brain?A Phenomenological Critique
Chair: Cathal O’Madagain (University College Dublin)
12.15–14.00 Lunch
14.00–14.30 Danielle Petherbridge (University College Dublin): Towards a Theory of Intersubjectivity: On Axel Honneth's Social Philosophy
Chair: Maeve Cooke (University College Dublin)
14.30–15.00 Mahon O’Brien (University College Dublin): Dasein, Mitsein and Authenticity
Chair: Mette Lebech (National University of Ireland, Maynooth)
15.00–15.15 Tea/Coffee Break
15.15–15.45 Thomas Szanto (University College Dublin): Husserl and Stein on
Higher-Order Personality and Community
Chair: Mette Lebech (National University of Ireland, Maynooth)
15.45–16.15 Alessandro Salice (University of Vienna/University College Dublin):
Husserl and Reinach on Social Ontology: Divergences and Convergences
Chair: Mette Lebech (National University of Ireland, Maynooth)
16.15–16.30 Tea/Coffee Break
16.30–17.15 Tom Nenon (University of Memphis, USA): Husserl and Heidegger on the Social Dimensions of the Life-World
Chair: Tim Mooney (University College Dublin
17.15–18.00 Closing Session: Round Table
Chair: Lester Embree (Florida Atlantic University, USA)
19.30– Wine Reception at the Czech Embassy in Dublin on the invitation of His Excellency Dr. Tomáš Kafka, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Ireland