Ukiyo

choreographic installation by Johannes Birringer

Monday evening following the OPENING ROUND TABLE

DOUBLE | EDGES

organized by William Watkin

Double Edges of Academic Disciplines

FRIDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING:

THURSDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING EXCURSION TO:

 

DoubleEdgesPoster

plenary speakers:

 

 

 

 

IAPL 2009

GENERAL SESSIONS

  • AESTHETIC MEDIATIONS
  • AESTHETICS / RHETORIC
  • AFFECTIVE POLITICS
  • APORIAS OF ETHICS
  • ARCHITECTURE, SPACE, & PLACE
  • CANONICAL DOUBLINGS
  • CINEMATIC SEDUCTIONS
  • ECHOES OF HEIDEGGER
  • EDGES OF DECONSTRUCTION: ARTAUD, BECKETT, DE MAN, DERRIDA
  • GEO(LOGO)GRAPHIES
  • IRIGARAY: RELATIONS, GENERATIONS, DIVINATIONS
  • LEVINAS AT THE LIMITS OF ALTERITY
  • MEMORY, IDENTITY, NARRATIVE 
  • MYTH, SYMBOL, AND LITERARY VISIONS
  • NAMING NAMES: HERMENEUTIC DOUBLES 
  • POIESIS: THE DOUBLE EDGE
  • POSTCOLONIAL REGIONS
  • RE-MEMBERING PHENOMENOLOGY
  • RE-VAMPING THE HUMAN
  • RHIZOMATICS
  • SEEING DOUBLE: MIRROR IMAGES
  • SEXUAL / RACIAL CONFLUENCES
  • SHIFTING TERRITORIES
  • TESTIMONY, TRAUMA. SECRETS -- FOLDED TIME 
  • TEXTUAL METAPHYSICS
  • THE FEMININE OTHER 
  • THE TEXTUAL SURFACES OF MADNESS & LAUGHTER
  • TRANSFORMATIVE BODIES
  • TWICE-TOLD: POSTMODERN FICTIONAL TERRITORIES 
  • WILD (WESTERN) AESTHETICS

PROPOSED SESSIONS

  • Contextual Specificity: Adorno, Derrida, Wittgenstein
  • Experiencing the Many Edges of Being Human and Becoming Post-Human
  • Language under duress: the critique of rhetoric and the rhetoric of critique
  • On the Edge: Regional/Marginal Identities and Narratives
  • Psychic, Social, and Global Space in the Philosophy of Peter Sloterdijk
  • Tropics of Release: Displacing Platonic Rhetoric with Kant, Kierkegaard and Deleuze