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Philosophy in Assos, This year on Nietzsche, July 1st-4th, 2013

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Philosophy in Assos this year will be on Friedrich Nietzsche. And, as always there is a great line-up of speakers and social activities. Details can be found here.

July 1, Monday

19:00 Temple of Athena: Welcome, Blue Waters, Wine & Sunset

21:30 Dinner at the Harbour (Nazlıhan Hotel Restaurant)

July 2, Tuesday

13:00 John Richardson (New York University): “Nietzsche’s Naturalized Values”

14:00 Kenneth Gemes (Birbeck College): “Nietzsche on the Value of Truth”

15:00 Alexander Aichele (Martin Luther University): “Causation and Reality: Nietzsche on What There Is.”

16:00 Örsan K. Öymen ( Isik University): “Nietzsche’s Scepticism”

17:00 Christa Davis Acampora (Hunter College): “Nietzsche’s Critical Philosophy”

18:00 Werner Stegmaier (Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University of Greifswald): “Subject(iv)ity: Nietzsche, Before and After”

20:00 Dinner at the Village (Assosyal Hotel Restaurant)

July 3, Wednesday

13:00 Ivan Soll (University Of Wisconsin-Madison):  “Nietzsche on Pleasure and Power.”

14:00 Bernard Reginster (Brown University): “Suffering, Ressentiment, and Will to Power.”

15:00 Simon May (King’s College London): “Does Nietzsche Affirm Life?”

16:00 Graham Parkes (University College Cork): “Nietzsche’s Care for Stone: The Dead, Dance, and Flying”

17:00 Oruç Aruoba (Independent Researcher): “A Key to Nietzsche: Death.”

18:00  Gary Shapiro (University of Richmond):  “The Time of the Political After World-History.”

19:00 Rainer Hanshe (Independent Researcher): “Zarathustra’s Stillness: Dreaming and the Art of Incubation”

20:30 Dinner

22:30 Classical Music at the Ancient Theater (Anne Monika Sommer-Bloch)

23:00 Symposium at the Ancient Theater with Dionysos (Oruç Aruoba)

July 4, Thursday

15:00 Visit to the ancient city of Troy

20:30 Farewell Dinner (Assos Terrace Hotel Restaurant)

PS: All sessions are in English. There is no translation. All meetings take place at the Assos Terrace Hotel. (tel: 90-286-7640285)

Written by Lucas Thorpe

April 20, 2013 at 3:34 pm

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