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Conference: Wittgenstein and Heidegger

Pathways and Provocations

A Workshop on Wittgenstein and Heidegger

Venue: Keene Room, Christ Church, Oxford 

Date: Saturday 5th May, 2012

Wittgenstein and Heidegger workshop, in association with the forthcoming volume Wittgenstein and Heidegger, edited by David Egan, Stephen Reynolds, and Aaron Wendland. This is a full day event. Participants include: Simon Glendinning (LSE), Denis McManus (Southampton), Stephen Mulhall (Oxford), Herman Philipse (Utrecht), Joseph Schear (Oxford), and Aaron Wendland (Oxford)


09.00 - 10:15

Denis McManus (Southampton): ‘The Provocation to Look and See: Appropriation, Recollection and Formal Indication’
Chair: Aaron Wendland (Somerville College, Oxford)

10:20 - 11:35

Stephen Mulhall (New College, Oxford): ‘The Meaning of Being and the Possibility of Discourse: Wittgenstein and Heidegger Converse’
Chair: Grahame Lock (Queen’s College, Oxford)

11:40 - 12:55

Simon Glendinning (LSE): ‘Custodians of Europe’s Spirit’
Chair: Paul Lodge (Mansfield College, Oxford)

13:00 - 14:00

                 Break for lunch

14:00 - 15:15

Joseph Schear (Christ Church, Oxford): ‘Understanding: Heidegger and Wittgenstein’
Chair: Katherine Morris (Mansfield College, Oxford)

15:20 - 16:35

Herman Philipse (Utrecht): ‘Heidegger and Wittgenstein on External World Skepticism’
Chair: Anita Avramides (St. Hilda’s College, Oxford)

16:40 - 17:55

Aaron Wendland (Somerville College, Oxford): ‘Words as Works of Art: The Happening of Truth in Wittgenstein and Heidegger’
Chair: Edward Kanterian (University of Kent)

Programme (PDF file)


Conference organisers :

Joseph Schear (Oxford), Aaron Wendland (Oxford).


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