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The Hans W. Loewald Conference

Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 10:00 am to 6:30 pm

Klein Conference Room, Room A510, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall Room 510, 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011

Presented by The New School for Social Research's Philosophy Department, The University Student Senate, NPAP, The Members-in-Training-Organization, and The Psychoanalytic Workshop

Moderator: Simon Critchley

10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - Benjamin Fong (Chicago): "Hans Loewald and the Death Drive" & Brian Kloppenberg (NPAP, IPTAR): "What is a New Object? Thinking the Ontological Difference with Hans Loewald and Luce Irigaray"
Respondent: Aleksandra Wagner (NPAP, New School for Public Engagement)

1:00 p.m. - Esther Sperber (Studio ST Architects): "Sublimation -  Building or Dwelling? Freud, Loewald and Architecture"
Respondent: Eli Zaretsky (NSSR)

2:15 p.m. - Donna Orange (NYU, IPSS): "What Kind of Ethics?: Loewald on Atonement and Responsibility"

Respondent: Daniella Polyak (NSSR) 

3:45 p.m. - Elliot Jurist (CUNY): "Alive and Ticking? Loewald, the Superego, and the Future"
Respondent: Jeremy Safran (NSSR, NYU)

5:00 p.m. - Joel Whitebook (Columbia): TITLE TBA
Moderator: Joshua Pineda

6:30 p.m. - Jonathan Lear (Chicago): "Mourning and Moral Psychology"
Respondent: Martin Stone (Cardozo, NSSR, NPAP)

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The New School for Social Research




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