The Labor of the Concept: Reading the Preface to Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit Event uri icon


  • 258 Goldwin Smith Hall


    Session One 1:00-3:00

    Peter Gilgen (German Studies, Cornell University)

    Speculative Sentences


    Desmond Jagmohan (Government, Cornell University)

    Hegel’s Preface to Du Bois


    Tatiana Patrone (Philosophy, Ithaca College)

    ‘Edification vs. Insight’:

    Hegel against the Immediate Knowledge of the Absolute


    Session Two 3:30-5:30

    Diana Reese (German Studies, Cornell University)

    An Explanation Appears to be Contrary to Purpose


    Paul Flaig (Comparative Literature, Cornell University)

    ‘Time as Time’:

    Living and Dying with the Concept


    Lawrence-Bruce Robertson (Philosophy, Cornell University)

    The True as Substance and Subject

    in Hegel's Preface to the Phenomenology of Spirit