Tag Archives: Deconstruction

This Week:

14 Apr

A light week, event-wise, but be sure to check out…

CFP – Pittsburgh Continental Philosophy Conference – Approaching the Liminal

8 Apr

The Pittsburgh Continental Philosophy Network is pleased to announce that we are now accepting submissions for our first annual Pittsbugh Continental Philosophy Conference entitled, Approaching the Liminal: Pushing the Boundaries of Continental Philosophy (Sept. 26th and 27th). The conference will feature Dr. Tom Sparrow (Slippery Rock University) and Dr. Erik Garrett (Duquesne University) as keynotes. The full CFP can be found here: CFP – Approaching the Liminal (abstracts due by June 15th). Interested parties throughout the greater Pittsburgh area, and in a wide variety of fields (including philosophy, psychology, communications, theology, and sociology, to name only a few) are strongly encouraged to apply.

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This Week:

6 Apr
  • 4/8, 6:00pm – The Pittsburgh Continental Philosophy Reading Group will be tackling Jacques Derrida’s “Signature, Event, Context,” at the East End Book Exchange (rescheduled from last week).
  • 4/9, 4:00pm – Duquesne’s Theology Dept. presents a panel entitled “Animals, Ethics, and Christian Theology: A Roundtable Discussion”, Duquesne University, Fisher Hall, Room 615
  • 4/11, 11:00am – Point Park’s Confluence Psychology Alliance: Experiential Immersion. For more information see: LINK
  • 4/11, 3:00pm – Lloyd P. Gerson (University of Toronto) at Duquesne University’s Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center

This Week:

31 Mar
  • 4/1, 6:00pm – The Pittsburgh Continental Philosophy Reading Group will be discussing Jacques Derrida’s “Signature, Event, Context.” East End Book Exchange.
  • 4/5, 9:00am – Duquesne University’s Pyschology department is hosting the “Regional Undergraduate Psychology Conference: Relationships, Human Experiences, and Social Issues.” Duquesne University, 553 College Hall.
  • 4/5, 1:00pm – Point Park is hosting Dafna Rehavia Hanauer, who will be presenting “Feminist Art Therapy: Representations of Self Starving Women.” Point Park University, Student Center room 701.

This Week:

20 Oct
  • 10/20, 10:30pm – The Online Deleuze Reading Group will be discussing the first have of Difference and Repetition chapter 4.
  • 10/22, 6:00pm – The Pittsburgh Continental Philosophy Reading Group will be reading Michel Foucault’s “Discourse on Language.”
  • 10/22, 7:30pm – Dr. Jon Levenson will be presenting “Abraham and the Absoluteness of God” at Duquesne University.
  • 10/23, 4:00pm – The Phenomenology and Religion Reading Circle will be reading Derrida’s Given Time, chapter 3.