2014 Phenomenology Roundtable Program @ Canisius College

by Site Editor

Phenomenology Roundtable

 Sponsored by:

Canisius College Department of Philosophy and

The Rev. Vincent M. Cooke, S.J. Chair in Ethics

 Canisius College

2001 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14208


All sessions held in Winter Student Center, Regis North Room

Thursday, June 12

11:30-12:00 pm            

Registration, Introductions and Welcome

12:00-1:00 pm               

Carolyn Cusick, Fresno State

Listening, Tolerance, and Hospitality

 1:00-2:00 pm                 

Abigail Levin, Niagara University

Infertility and Phenomenology

 2:00-3:00 pm            

Thomas Abrams and Deniz Guvenc, Carleton University (Ontario)

 Accounting for Disability in the Phenomenological Life-world

 3:00-4:00 pm                 

Brandon Absher, D’Youville College

 Speaking Authentically: Communication in an age of information overload

 4:00-5:00 pm                

 Zhasmina Tacheva, Canisius College/University at Buffalo

Critical Phenomenology as a Form of Resistance against the Loss of Intersubjectivity in Late Capitalism

 Friday, June 13

 8:30-9:00 am                 

Coffee, Tea and Refreshments

 9:00-10:00 am               

Christopher Culp, University at Buffalo

Memory, Music, and a Phenomenological Theory of Intertextuality: Luciano Berio’s Sinfonia

 10:00-11:00 am             

James Currie, University at Buffalo

Daniel Barenboim’s ‘Phenomenology of Sound’: Existential Performance Practice and the Musical Stakes of    the Political

11:00-12:00 pm             

Erik Garrett, Duquesne University

Starting Reflections on a Phenomenology of Urban Spaces

 1:00-2:00 pm                 

Mike Gutierrez and Elana Maloul, Loyola University Chicago

Husserl’s Phenomenology of Substruction: the ‘Missing Link’ Between Temporality and Historicality

 2:00-3:00 pm                 

Velimir Stojkovski, Marquette University

The Politics of Recognition and International Relations: The Conflict between Macedonia and Greece

 3:00-4:00 pm                 

Chelsea Binnie, Duquesne University

A Phenomenological Investigation of Becoming: Au Bout du Petit Matin

 4:00-5:30 pm                 

Invited Participant: Jackie Martinez, Arizona State

Mundanely Radical Accountability: Race, Gender and Sexuality in Merleau-Ponty’s Communicology

Saturday, June 14

Coffee, Tea and Refereshments available at 9:00 am

9:00-10:00 am                

Devonya Havis, Canisius College

Hearing Auditory Identities

10:00-11:00 am              

James B. Haile, Dickinson College

My Being Deconstructs: Reflections on Thomas Slaughter’s ‘Epidermalizing the World’ 40 Years Later

 11:00-12:00 am              

Jen Jones, Duquesne University

Existential Meeting of Horizons: Toward a Theory of Existential Leadership

 12:00-1:00 pm               

Tanya Loughead, Canisius College

Critical University


Special Thanks to Dr. Richard Wall, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Lisa Fischer, Executive Associate to Richard Wall, Laura Zirnheld, Administrative Associate for the Department of Philosophy, Dr. Claire Kovacs, Assistant Professor of Art History, Zhasmina Tacheva and our various local hosts.