Reexamining the Role of Politics in Different Fields and Contexts

Thursday, 13 December 2012, 9:30am - 6:00pm, IWM library

Junior Visiting Fellows’ Conference 2012

Conference Programme

9.30-10:00 Opening
10.00-11.30 Session 1: Ideas and the Contemporary World
Chair: János M. Kovács
Luke Hartman
Conditions and Discursive Strategies for Re-Becoming What Never Was by Negotiating an Un-Becoming Past
Anton Shekhovtsov
The Rise of the Ukrainian Far Right
Julia Kovalchuk
International Religious Actors’ presence in the Third Sector:
Social work or policy making?
11.30-11.45 Coffee break
11.45-13.15 Session 2: Political Philosophy
Chair: Klaus Nellen
Tamara Caraus
Patocka and the Political
Helena Anna J?drzejczak
Responsibility in Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s Ethics
Kinga Marulewska
Is political theology possible?
The dispute between Carl Schmitt and Hans Blumenberg
13.15-14.15 Lunch
14.15-15.45 Session 3: Ways of Reading Politics
Chair: Cornelia Klinger
Ryan Priddle
Interpreting the Eternal Recurrence in Nietzsche
Karolina Wigura
Studies on Disgust and Shame as a Way of Reading Politics
Moran Pearl
Books and Libraries as Witnesses of the Holocaust:
Monuments in Vienna
15.45-16.00 Coffee break
16.00-17.30 Session 4: History and politics
Chair: János M. Kovács
Alina-Sandra Cucu
Producing Knowledge in Productive Spaces:
The Dawns of a Socialist Economy
Florin Faje
Football and Politics:
The Romanian Football Federation in the 1930s
Evgenia Kocheva
Supranational in Walter Hallstein’s European Political Thinking
17.30-18.00 Wrap-up Session