The Philosophy Department of Columbia University and Barnard College Announce a Conference to Celebrate the Centenary of the Birth of Maurice Merleau-Ponty.
Dates: March 6-7, 2008
Location: Sulzberger Parlor, Barnard Hall (Broadway and 117th Street)
Thursday March 6
4:00 pm HUBERT DREYFUS (UC Berkeley)
"Heidegger and Merleau-Ponty on the Prepredicative Character of What Is First of All Given"
6:00 pm SEAN KELLY (Harvard)
"The Normative Nature of Preceptual Experience"
Friday March 7
10:00 am KOMARINE ROMDENH-ROMLUC (Nottingham)
"The Tacit Cogito"
2:00 pm ESPEN HAMMER (Oslo/ Penn)
"Merleau-Ponty and Literature"
4:00 pm PHILIP WATTS (Columbia)
"Merleau-Ponty in and out of Film Theory"