Annual Symposium

FRIDAY, MARCH 12, 2021 | Livestreamed 

  • 11 a.m.     What is an Inhabitable World?: Scheler and the Tragic
  • 3 p.m.       Touching, Breathing: Merleau-Ponty for the Pandemic (Q&A to follow afternoon presentation only.)

Each year, the Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center holds a Symposium on a specific theme, featuring internationally renowned scholars in phenomenology. All are invited, including graduate students, faculty and professionals in the fields of philosophy, psychology, psychiatry, communication studies, theology, religious studies and more.

Both sessions are FREE to Attend. 

Registration is required by Friday, March 5, 2021. (A confirmation email with conference link will be sent upon registration.)

About the Speaker

Judith Butler is the Maxine Elliot Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature and the Program of Critical Theory at the University of California at Berkeley and the Hannah Arendt Chair at the European Graduate School. Butler's recent and current research focuses on a series of ethical, political and religious themes.