Society for Continental Philosophy in a Jewish Context (CPJC)

Eleventh Annual Meeting

(held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting of SPEP)

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Sheraton Society Hill, Philadelphia, PA

Ballroom Section D

3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Moderator: Andrew Benjamin (Monash University)

“Mapping the Border Between Judaism and Catholicism in Interwar Jewish Philosophy,” Randi Rashkover (George Mason University)

Respondent: Nitzan Lebovic (Lehigh University)

4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.   Break


4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Text Discussion:  Gershom Scholem, “On Lament and Dirge” (1917)
(translation by Paula Schwebel of “Über Klage und Klagelied,” in Scholem, Tagebücher, vol. 2: 1917-23
[Frankfurt: Jüdischer Verlag, 2000], pp. 129-33)

Discussion Moderator: Paula Schwebel (University of Toronto)

Everyone around the table is welcome to participate. Light refreshments and drinks will be served.   

Business Meeting: Everyone who is or would like to be a member is welcome to attend our breakfast business meeting, Thursday, October 20, at 8:00 a.m.  We will meet in the hotel lobby.

updated October 16, 2011

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