Walter Benjamin & Bertolt Brecht: Story of a Friendship?

6 November 2009 – This conference celebrates the publication of Erdmut Wizisla’s formidable study ‘Walter Benjamin and Bertolt Brecht: The Story of a Friendship’ and explores the ways in which Wizisla’s study augments, challenges or re-constellates previous analyses. speakers: Erdmut Wizisla, Peter Thompson, Barabara Engh, Tony Phelan, Esther Leslie, Chryssoula Kambas


Rorty and the Mirror of Nature

6 November 2009 – speakers: Robert Brandom (Pittsburgh), Bjorn Ramberg (Oslo), Michael Williams (Johns Hopkins), Albrecht Wellmer (Berlin)