2015 Meeting Schedule

by Site Editor

15th Annual Meeting of the Phenomenology Roundtable

May 22-24, 2015

California State University Fresno

Kremen Education Building, Room 140

1:30-2:00 Registration
2:00-2:15 Welcome and History
2:15-2:45 Task of Phenomenology Today
3:00-3:50 Session 1: Mike Monahan “Sociogeny and the ‘Dangerous Gap: Sylvia Wynter’s Decolonial Humanism”
4:00-4:50 Session 2: Stephen Haymes “Towards an Africana Eco-Phenomenology”
6:30? Dinner at Brahma Bull
8:40-8:59 Breakfast
9:00-9:50 Session 3: Melissa “Decriminalizing Sex Work”
10:00-10:50 Session 4: Connor McMahon “The Limitations of Boundless Instinctual Gratification”
11:00-11:50 Session 5: Terry Winant “TBD”
11:51-1:29 Lunch
1:30-2:20 Session 6: Shu Qu “Das Ding: The Grain I Desire
2:30-3:59 Keynote Session: Ted Toadvine “Speculative Realism and the End of the World”
4:00-4:15 Break
4:16-5:06 Session 8: Erica Barton-Mueller “Restoring Experiences of the ‘Morbid World’: A Situated and Particular Phenomenology of Madness”
7:00pm Dinner at Carolyn’s Place
9:10-9:29 Breakfast
9:30-10:20 Session 9: Carlos Sanchez “ Ortega y Gasset’s Existentialist Critique of Husserl’s Transcendental Phenomenology”
10:30-11:20 Session 10: Jasmina Tacheva “Reconquering Polynarrative and Plurality”
11:21-11:44 Break
11:45-12:35 Session 11: Brandon Absher “Speaking Out of Turn: Elements of a Phenomenology of Dissent”
12:45-1:35 Session 12: Tanya Loughead “What is Maturity?”
1:45-2:15 Business Meeting