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