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Reading Group: Marion on Saturated Phenomena

1 Jul

Please note a change in schedule, this Monday (7/02) we will be discussing Jean-Luc Marion

marion-jean-luc-fREADING GROUP:

Join PCPN for our summer session, In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime. Don’t miss our meetings every Monday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 07/02 – Jean-Luc Marion, “The Saturated Phenomenon”

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • None

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime:

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 07/02 – Jean-Luc Marion, “The Saturated Phenomenon”
  • 07/09 – Clayton Crockett, A Theology of the Sublime, “The Analytic of the Sublime”

 

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT –> Reading Group – Richard Kearney

21 Jun

richard-kearney-1-color1-compressedPlease note a change in schedule, this Monday (6/25) we will be discussing Richard Kearney, next Monday, (7/02) we will be discussing Jean-Luc Marion

READING GROUP:

Join PCPN for our summer session, In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime. Don’t miss our meetings every Monday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 06/25 –Richard Kearney, “Evil, Monstrosity and The Sublime”

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • None

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime:

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 06/25 –Richard Kearney, “Evil, Monstrosity and The Sublime”
  • 07/02 – Jean-Luc Marion, “The Saturated Phenomenon”
  • 07/09 – Clayton Crockett, A Theology of the Sublime, “The Analytic of the Sublime”

 

Reading Group: Zizek on the Sublime and Ideology

17 Jun

gzz1blsjd1zyyeoryqbjREADING GROUP:

Join PCPN for our summer session, In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime. Don’t miss our meetings every Monday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 06/18 – Slavoj Zizek, The Sublime Object of Ideology, “Not Only as Substance, but Also as Subject”

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • None

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime:

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 06/18 – Slavoj Zizek, The Sublime Object of Ideology, “Not Only as Substance, but Also as Subject”
  • 06/25 – Jean-Luc Marion, “The Saturated Phenomenon”
  • 07/02 – Richard Kearney, “Evil, Monstrosity and The Sublime”
  • 07/09 – Clayton Crockett, A Theology of the Sublime, “The Analytic of the Sublime”

 

Reading Group: Armstrong on Race and Gender in the Sublime

10 Jun

READING GROUP:

Join PCPN for our summer session, In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime. Don’t miss our meetings every Monday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 06/11 – Meg Armstrong, “The Effects of Blackness’: Gender, Race, and the Sublime in Aesthetic Theories of Burke and Kant”

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • None

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime:

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 06/11 – Meg Armstrong, “The Effects of Blackness’: Gender, Race, and the Sublime in Aesthetic Theories of Burke and Kant”
  • 06/18 – Slavoj Zizek, The Sublime Object of Ideology, “Not Only as Substance, but Also as Subject”
  • 06/25 – Jean-Luc Marion, “The Saturated Phenomenon”
  • 07/02 – Richard Kearney, “Evil, Monstrosity and The Sublime”
  • 07/09 – Clayton Crockett, A Theology of the Sublime, “The Analytic of the Sublime”

 

Reading Group: Lyotard on Kant

3 Jun

jean-francois_lyotard_croppedREADING GROUP:

Join PCPN for our summer session, In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime. Don’t miss our meetings every Monday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 06/04 –]ean-Francois Lyotard, Lessons on the Analytic of the Sublime, “Categorical Examination of the Sublime”

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • None

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime:

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 06/04 –]ean-Francois Lyotard, Lessons on the Analytic of the Sublime, “Categorical Examination of the Sublime”
  • 06/11 – Meg Armstrong, “The Effects of Blackness’: Gender, Race, and the Sublime in Aesthetic Theories of Burke and Kant”
  • 06/18 – Slavoj Zizek, The Sublime Object of Ideology, “Not Only as Substance, but Also as Subject”
  • 06/25 – Jean-Luc Marion, “The Saturated Phenomenon”
  • 07/02 – Richard Kearney, “Evil, Monstrosity and The Sublime”
  • 07/09 – Clayton Crockett, A Theology of the Sublime, “The Analytic of the Sublime”

 

Reading Group: Kant on the Sublime

27 May

220px-immanuel_kant_28painted_portrait29READING GROUP:

Join PCPN for our summer session, In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime. Don’t miss our meetings every Monday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 05/28 – Immanuel Kant, Critique of the Power of Judgment, First Section, Second Book: “Analytic of the Sublime” (pp. 128-159)

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • None

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime:

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 05/28 – Immanuel Kant, Critique of the Power of JudgmentFirst Section, Second Book: “Analytic of the Sublime”
  • 06/04 –]ean-Francois Lyotard, Lessons on the Analytic of the Sublime, “Categorical Examination of the Sublime”
  • 06/11 – Meg Armstrong, “The Effects of Blackness’: Gender, Race, and the Sublime in Aesthetic Theories of Burke and Kant”
  • 06/18 – Slavoj Zizek, The Sublime Object of Ideology, “Not Only as Substance, but Also as Subject”
  • 06/25 – Jean-Luc Marion, “The Saturated Phenomenon”
  • 07/02 – Richard Kearney, “Evil, Monstrosity and The Sublime”
  • 07/09 – Clayton Crockett, A Theology of the Sublime, “The Analytic of the Sublime”

 

Reading Group: Burke on the Sublime

16 May

Image result for edmund burkeREADING GROUP:

Join PCPN for our summer session, In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime. Don’t miss our meetings every Monday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 05//21 – Edmund Burke, A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful, Part One: II, VII, X; Part Two: I-VIII; Part Four, XV-XVIII

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • None

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime:

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 05/21 – Edmund Burke, A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful, Part One: II, VII, X; Part Two: I-VIII; Part Four, XV-XVIII
  • 05/28 – Immanuel Kant, Critique of the Power of JudgmentFirst Section, Second Book: “Analytic of the Sublime”
  • 06/04 –]ean-Francois Lyotard, Lessons on the Analytic of the Sublime, “Categorical Examination of the Sublime”
  • 06/11 – Meg Armstrong, “The Effects of Blackness’: Gender, Race, and the Sublime in Aesthetic Theories of Burke and Kant”
  • 06/18 – Slavoj Zizek, The Sublime Object of Ideology, “Not Only as Substance, but Also as Subject”
  • 06/25 – Jean-Luc Marion, “The Saturated Phenomenon”
  • 07/02 – Richard Kearney, “Evil, Monstrosity and The Sublime”
  • 07/09 – Clayton Crockett, A Theology of the Sublime, “The Analytic of the Sublime”