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Nietzsche, Value and Self-Constitution Conference

Date: 17-18th May 2014

Venue: St Peter's College, Oxford – Registration required here.

Supported by:

Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford; Department of Philosophy, The Open University; St. Peter's College, Oxford; St Hilda's College, Oxford. 

Invited Speakers:

Prof. Jessica Berry (Georgia State University, US)
Prof. Maudemarie Clark (University of California Riverside, US)
Prof. David Dudrick(Colgate University, US)
Dr Andrew Huddleston (University of Oxford, UK)
Prof. Paul Katsafanas (Boston University, US)
Prof. Brian Leiter (University of Chicago, US)
Dr Mattia Riccardi (University of Oporto, Portugal)

Programme:

Saturday, 17 May 2014

09:30–10:00 Registration and Coffee

10:00–10:30 Welcome and Opening Remarks (Chairs: Dr Peter Kail and  Dr Manuel Dries)

Prof. Paul Katsafanas: Précis of Agency and the Foundations of Ethics. Nietzschean Constitutivism (OUP 2013)

Prof. Maudemarie Clark/Prof. David Dudrick: Précis of The Soul of Nietzsche's Beyond Good and Evil (CUP 2012) 

10:30–12:00 Session 1 (Chair: Prof. Stephen Mulhall)

Prof. Brian Leiter: On the Esoteric Reading of Nietzsche

Lunch, St Peter’s College Oxford

14:00–15:30 Session 2 (Chair: Prof. Simon May)

Dr Mattia Riccardi: Nietzsche on the Space of Values

Tea and Coffee

16:00–17:30 Session 3 (Chair: Prof. Chris Janaway)

Prof. Maudemarie Clark/Prof. David Dudrick: Reconsidering "The Soul of Nietzsche's Beyond Good and Evil"

Conference Dinner, St Peter’s College 

Sunday, 18 May 2014

10:00–10:30 Tea and Coffee

10:30–12:00 Session 4 (Chair: Dr Peter Kail)

Prof. Jessica Berry: In a Mirror, Dimly – Nietzsche on the Uncertainty of Agency

Lunch, St Peter’s College Oxford

14:00–15:30 Session 5 (Chair: Prof. Ken Gemes)

Dr Andrew Huddleston: Normativity and the Will to Power – Challenges for a Nietzschean Constitutivism 

Tea and Coffee

16:00–17:30 Session 6 (Chair: Dr Manuel Dries)

Prof. Paul Katsafanas: Nietzsche on the Free Individual 

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Registration: Please register for this conference here. Registration for meals including the conference dinner are now closed.

Organisation: Dr Peter Kail (St Peter's College, Oxford) and Dr Manuel Dries (OU | St Hilda's College, Oxford)

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