Schedule

Experience, Intimacy and Authority      

IV Research Workshop of Identity, Memory, and Experience


June 20-22, 2012, at Carlos III University, Madrid, Spain

All sessions will take place in building “Ortega y Gasset” (nr. 17)

 

June 20th

 Sessions will take place in ROOM NR. 17.2.75

 

9:15 – 9:30 Welcome and Introductions (Carlos Thiebaut, Department of Humanities, Carlos III University)

 

9:30 – 10:10 Christina Karageorgou-Bastea (Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Vanderbilt University): Villaurrutia's Poetics of the Flesh

 

10:10 – 10:50 Carmen González Marín (Department of Humanities, Carlos III University): Identity and the cultivation of Intimacy

 

10:50 – 11:30 Andrea Pitts (Department of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University): From Interpellation to Intersectionality : Toward an Account of Racial Subjectivization

 

Coffee break

 

11:50 – 12:30 Antonio Gómez Ramos (Department of Humanities, Carlos III University): Intimacy as worldlessness

 

12:30 – 13:10 Lisa N. Guenther (Department of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University): Social Death and Its Afterlives: A Phenomenological Critique of Solitary Confinement

 

LUNCH BREAK

 

15:00 – 15:40 David Konstan (Department of Classics, New York University): Conversion and Repentance: The Problem of Discontinuous Identity

 

15:40 – 16:20 Alba Montes (Department of Humanities, Carlos III University): Shame and subjectivity in J. M. Coetzee’s “Disgrace”

 

Coffee break

 

16:40 – 17:20 Mercedes Rivero (Department of Humanities, Carlos III University): Dramatic identity: The subject as an actor

 

17:20 – 18:00 Alberto Murcia (Department of Humanities, Carlos III University): Keeping the self warm and dry. The male soldier and the use of imagination

 

 

June 21st 

 Sessions will take place in ROOM NR. 17.0.04

 

9:30 – 10:10 Fernando Broncano (Department of Humanities, Carlos III University): Spheres of intimacy. The nature of intermediate spaces

 

10:10 – 10:50 Sandra Skene (Department of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University): Defining Authority

 

10:50 – 11:30 Carly Lane (John U. Nef Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago): ‘Follow in Yourself What I Follow in Mine’: the Scandal of Freedom as a Foundation of Friendship

 

Coffee break

 

11:50 – 12:30 Marta I. Moreno Pizarro (IES Misteri d’Elx): What is going on between you two? The truth in (and about) “the talk”

 

12:30 – 13:10 Francey Russell (Department of Philosophy, University of Chicago): I Want to Know More About You: On Knowing and Acknowledging in Chinatown

 

LUNCH BREAK

 

15:00 – 15:40 Alonso Varo (Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Vanderbilt University): Towards an archeology of the intimate: the revelation of the uncanny
in two short stories by Cristina Fernández Cubas

 

15:40 – 16:20 Lara Giordano (Department of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University): Negotiating Privatized Patriarchy and the Authority of Patriarchal Myth: A critique of Carol Pateman’s revisionist reading of Freud

 

Coffee break

 

16:40 – 17:20 Andrés Zamora (Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Vanderbilt University): The Knife in the Gunfight. Linguistic Dissidence and Intimate Memoirs as Challenges to Authority in Blanco White

 

 

June 22nd 

 Sessions will take place in ROOM NR. 17.2.75

 

9:30 – 10:10 Rocío Orsi (Department of Humanities, Carlos III University): The desire to rule and the politics of obedience

 

10:10 – 10:50 Guillermo de Eugenio (Department of Humanities, Carlos III University): The Physician and the Passions: Techniques of the Self in 18th Century French and British Medical Dissertations (1780-1800)

 

10:50 – 11:30 Uzma Z. Rizvi (Department of Social Science and Cultural Studies, Pratt Institute): Authorizing Experience and Contextualizing Memory: New Forms of Archaeological Data and Critiques of Authorized Heritage Discourses (AHD)

 

Coffee break

 

11:50 – 12:30 Darla Migan (Department of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University): The Limits of Pure Aesthetic Reflective Judgment: Judgements of the Sublime for Occasioning Reflection on Moral Feeling

 

12:30 – 13:10 Gregg M. Horowitz (Department of Social Science and Cultural Studies, Pratt Institute): Offensive Taste

 

13:10 – 13:30 Concluding remarks and future prospects (Antonio Gómez Ramos, Department of Humanities, Carlos III University)

 

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