Call for papers, The Symbolic of Evil

Call for Papers: The Symbolic of Evil
Summer Workshop in Paris June 25-29, 2018

 

The Society for Ricœur Studies and The Fonds Ricœur have released a call for abstracts on the seven following topics (English only):

 

• Sin
• Dread
• From Spinoza to Freud
• Evil and its origins
• Omnipresent Tragic
• Evil and the challenges of justice
• Freedom and Evil

 

The Society for Ricœur Studies and The Fonds Ricœur have released a call for abstracts on the seven following topics (French only):

 

• Serf-arbitre : positivité, extériorité, infection
• Le symbole donne à penser.
• Qu’est ce que la culpabilité ?
• Est-il possible de sortir de la culpabilité ?
• Les mythes de l’origine
• Le mal au cœur d’un conflit des interprétations
• Culpabilité et Souffrance

 

Instructions:
Please submit your abstracts (600- 1000 words) and your detailed bibliography by January 31, 2018 to atelierricoeur@gmail.com
Notification of acceptance will be sent out prior to February 28, 2018.
Submission for final abstract (1000-1500 words) and bibliography will be due by April 15, 2018.
Note: Please kindly mention the page numbers for your main sources.
Important: Submissions can be provided in French or English - depending on the chosen subject area of investigation. Themes noted below in English will consider paper submissions in English only. Similarly, thematic areas noted below in French will accept paper submissions in French only.