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Conference Programme

Thursday, 28.09.2017

09.00 - 09.30             Salutations: Georg Stenger, Karin Preisendanz, Marion Rastelli

KEY FIGURES IN CONTEMPORARY INDIAN PHILOSOPHY (History of Philosophy)

09.30 - 10.00Adluru Raghuramaraju - Introduction to Contemporary Indian
Philosophy
10.00 - 10.45

Marzenna Jakubczak - A Comparative Perspective of Hariharānanda
Āraṇya (1869 - 1947), a Bengali Philosopher-Monk

10.45 - 11.15Coffee Break
11.15 - 12.00Pawel Odyniec: Rethinking Advaita Within the Colonial Predicament:
The Confrontative Philosophy of K. C. Bhattacharyya (1875 - 1949)
12.00 - 12.45Daniel Raveh - That in the martyā which is amṛta: A Dialogue with Ramchandra Gandhi
12.45 - 14.00Lunch
14.00 - 14.45Gur Livneh - The Challenge of Comparative Political Philosophy:
"The Political" in the philosophies of Sri Aurobindo, Daya Krishna
and J. N. Mohanty
14.45 - 15.30Anna-Pya Sjödin - Conceptualizing Philosophical Tradition: A Reading
of Wilhelm Halbfass, Daya Krishna and Jitendranath Mohanty
15.30 - 15.45Coffee Break
15.45 - 16.30Dor Miller - Reading Derrida with Daya Krishna
16.30 - 17.15Adluri Raghuramaraju - Reexamining the Comparative Philosophy
Between East and West: Deleuze, Guattari and Gandhi

Friday, 29.09.2017

WHERE IS INDIAN PHILOSOPHY GOING? (Politics of Philosophy)

09.00 - 10.20Nalini Bhushan and Jay Garfield - Indian Nationalist Thought:
Lala Lajpat Rai's Taxonomy and its Contemporary Relevance
10.20 - 11.05Sharad Deshpande - In the Midst of Contemporary Indian Philosophy
11.05 - 11.30Coffee Break
11.30 - 12.15Monika Kirloskar-Steinbach: Postcolonial Representations of Indian Philosophy
12.15 - 13.00Muzaffar Ali - Indian Philosophy Refunded on Ethics
13.00 - 14.00Lunch
14.00 - 14.45Bhagat Oinam - Trends of Philosophising in the Post-Independent
India
14.45 - 15.30Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad: Philosophy and Philology, Past and Future:
On the History and Life of Ideas
15.30 - 15.45Coffee Break
15.45 - 16.30Elise Coquereau - Politics of Addressing, Problems of Reception:
To whom are Anglophone Indian Philosophers Speaking?
16.30 - 17.30

Round Table: How can we trigger more scholars to take advantage
of contemporary Indian philosophy?

Interkulturelle Philosophie, Kulturtheorie, Kulturphilosophie

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