Heidegger on Technology – PROGRAMME

Heidegger on Technology
University of Sussex
3rd – 4th May 2016

List of Speakers

Prof. Babette Babich (Fordham)
Prof. Taylor Carman (Columbia)
Dr. Joseph Cohen (University College Dublin)
Prof. Patricia Glazebrook (Washington State)
Dr. Christos Hadjioannou (Sussex)
Prof. Joanna Hodge (Manchester Metropolitan)
Dr. Niall Keane (Limerick)
Dr. Tobias Keiling (Freiburg)
Prof. Denis McManus (Southampton)
Dr. Rafael Winkler (Johannesburg)
Prof. Mark Wrathall (California)
Dr. Raphael Zagury-Orly (Bezalel)

Conference Programme
Tuesday, May 3rd
Room Arts A 108

9:00 – 9:45 Registration and Coffee

9:45 – 10:00 Plenary Session Welcome by Dr. Mahon O’Brien

10:00 – 11:15 Dr. Christos Hadjioannou (Sussex): Anticipating Heidegger on Gestell – Heidegger contra Husserl on the Phenomenological Method

11:15 – 11:30 Coffee Break

11:30 – 12:45 Prof. Patricia Glazebrook (Washington State): Letting Things Be – Gestell, Gelassenheit, and Gender

12:45 – 14:00 Lunch Break

14:00 – 15:15 Prof. Denis McManus (Southampton): The Uniform Accessibility of Everything to Everyone: Quantification and the Will to Cognitive Power

15:15 – 15:30 Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:45 Prof. Mark Wrathall (California): An Education in Thinking

16:45 – 17:00 Coffee Break

17:00 – 18:15 Prof. Joanna Hodge (Manchester Metropolitan): Heidegger’s technology- the legacy: the logic of the supplement and originary technicity

Drinks at IDS bar (on campus)

Wednesday, May 4th
Room Arts A 108

9:00- 10:15 Dr. Tobias Keiling (Freiburg): Thinking in Action – Gelassenheit as the Nature of Man

10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break

10:30 – 11:45 Prof. Babette Babich (Fordham): As the Danger Grows, So Does the Saving Power – Heidegger and Hölderlin on Letting Be and Letting Fall

11:45- 12:00 Coffee Break

12:00- 13:15 Dr. Rafael Winkler (Johannesburg): Dwelling and Hospitality: Heidegger and Hölderlin

13:15- 14:30 Lunch Break

14:30- 15:45 Dr. Niall Keane (Limerick): Heidegger on Poetic Expression, Nature, and the Holy

15:45- 16:00 Coffee Break

16:00- 17:15 Prof. Taylor Carman (Columbia): Physics as Technology – Heidegger, Heisenberg, and Quantum Theory

17:15- 17:30 Coffee Break

17:30- 18:45 Dr. Joseph Cohen (UCD) and Dr. Raphael Zagury-Orly (Bezalel): From the Truth of Being to the Self-Annihilation of Judaism

20:30- ____ DINNER

To register, please email Dr. Christos Hadjioannou, at C.Hadjioannou@sussex.ac.uk. Registration will also take place on the morning of 3rd of May, just before the conference starts. For more information, please do not hesitate to email the Head Organizer, Dr. Mahon O’Brien, at Mahon.O-Brien@sussex.ac.uk, or visit our website http://blogs.sussex.ac.uk/sussexphenomenology/