Archives of Past Events

May 25-27, 2017:  Conference, co-organized with Dr. Niels Weidtmann and Prof. Sonja Rinofner, at the University of Tübingen, topic:  Phenomenology and Pragmatism.  See here for more info with speakers and the program!

March 31-April 1, 2017:  I organized a conference (in conjunction with the Loyola-Marquette Phenomenology Research Group), sponsored by the American Friends of Humboldt Foundation, entitled "Current Debates in Phenomenology and Overcoming the Continental-Analytic Divide."  Speakers were:  James Dodd (New School), Paul Livingston (New Mexico), and myself, in conjunction with graduate students from Loyola and Marquette working on theses in phenomenology. 

See here for the conference announcement!  Program is here.

April 12-14, 2017:  There was an author-meets-critics session on my latest book at APA Pacific in Seattle.  Respondents:  Samantha Matherne (UC Santa Cruz), Anne Pollok (U of South Carolina) and Gregory Moynahan (Bard College).

New Book (2015):  I am happy to report that The Neo-Kantian Reader (Routledge) has finally appeared in print.  Thanks to all who were waiting for this Reader for their patience!

New Book (2015):  My monograph The Space of Culture.  Towards a Neo-Kantian Philosophy of Culture Following the Marburg School of Neo-Kantianism (Cohen, Natorp, and Cassirer), OUP, has appeared in the fall of 2015.  See here for a recent review.


During my time in Germany on my DAAD visiting professorship (September 2015 - July 2016), I gave talks in Cologne, Bochum, Paderborn (along with the co-organization of the Conference on Women Phenomenologists, together with Prof. Ruth Hagengruber), and Freiburg.

June 2015:  I attended the Northern American Society for Early Phenomenology in Mexico City June 3-6 and gave a seminar there on transcendental phenomenology, together with Antonio Zirión, on June 6 (in English).

On June 8, 20915, I gave a talk at Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México in Toluca, entitled "Fenomenología y Filosofía de la Cultura" (a revised and expanded version of the talk I gave last fall in Peru).

September 9-12, 2015:  I gave a talk at the bi-annual conference of the German Society for Phenomenological Research in Landau.  Topic "Phänomenologische Lebensweltwissenschaft und empirische Wissenschaften vom Leben - ein Abgleich."

October 12-15, 2015:  At the invitation of Nam-In Lee, I spent some time at the National University of South Korea in Seoul, together with Thomas Nenon (Memphis), and gave a number of talks and colloquia.

March 11-14, 2015:  International Conference on the Centenary of Wilhelm Windelband's Death (1915) at the University of Heidelberg.  

I gave a talk entitled "Windelbands Konzeption von Transzendentalphilosophie und ihr Bezug zur Kulturphilosophie."  Program here.

February 18-21, 2015: APA Central in St. Louis:  Together with Fabien Capeilleres and Stephen Lofts, I am organizing a session for the International Cassirer Society. 

I will be speaking on "Cohen's Idea of a Philosophy of Culture and the Question of the Human Subject."

Also at this meeting, in my capacity as "Research Ambassador" of the DAAD, I am organizing a session on "Contemporary Research in Germany."  The speakers from Germany are Ruth Hagengruber (Paderborn), Andreas Hüttemann (Cologne) and Anton Koch (Heidelberg).

Details can be found in the APA Central Division Meeting Program.

June 18-21, 2014: Conference on the Philosophy of Ernst Cassirer took place at Marquette University. The Conference Proceedings is in the works and will appear in 2015.

September 29-October 2, 2014:  Biannual Conference of the German Society of Philosophy (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Philosophie) in Münster.  I gave a talk entitled "Die transzendentale Dimension der Kulturphilosophie."

November 5-8, 2014X. Jornadas Peruanas de Fenomenología y Hermenéutica in Lima.  I will give a talk, entitled "Fenomenología y Filosofia de la Cultura. Descripción y Normatividad."

New Book:  The Conference Proceedings of the conference I co-organized with Faustino Fabbianelli, Husserl und die klassische deutsche Philosophie (Husserl and Classical German Philosophy) have now appeared in the series Phaenomenologica


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