HOPE ON MONDAY ° lectures about HOPE
by diskurs 04
In a series of lectures scientists from different fields of studies
dealt with HOPE in the summer-semester 2004 at
HOPE ON MONDAY laid the foundations for a
differentiated view on HOPE. The audience was invited to participate in
the discourse through material introduced on our homepage and moderated discussions.
Available information in english:
April, 26th ° Prof. Dr. Ina Merkel ° Cultural Studies °
Phillips University, Marburg ° "The Principal of Hope? Reading Ernst Bloch from today's perspective"
May, 10th ° Prof. Dr. Markus Wriedt ° Theology ° Frankfurt a.M./
Milwaukee ° "Hope - theologic thought on a devoid idiom in everyday language"
May, 24th ° Dr. Daniela Bailer-Jones ° Philosophy of science ° Rheinische Friedrichs-Wilhelm University, Bonn ° "Hoping for understanding: Rationality and emotion"
June, 21st ° Prof. Dr. Sighard Neckel ° Sociology ° Justus Liebig University, Giessen ° "The tragedy of success"
July, 5th ° Dr. Thomas E. Schmidt ° feature pages of the German weekly newspaper "Die Zeit" ° Hamburg ° "Can we hope for art? Thoughts after the end of utopia"
July, 12th ° Prof. Dr. Claus Leggewie ° Political Studies ° Justus Liebig University, Giessen ° "Globalisation as hope?"
July, 19th ° Dr. Jens Roselt ° Theatre Studies ° Freie Universität, Berlin ° "Working the non-perfect"