Wild Coast Symposium – April 2012

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Wild Coast Philosophy Symposium

Theme: How does your environment Influence your Philosophy?

Crawford’s Beach Lodge, Cintsa

26 May 2012

Each speaker will have 15 minutes for presentation, and then we will have 15 minutes for discussion.

 

09h30 – 10h30: Welcoming and Coffee

 

Session 1  

 

10h30 – 11h00: Pedro Tabensky (Rhodes), Transforming Grahamstown

 

11h00 – 11h30: M John Lamola (UFH), Challenges and Prospects of a contextual South African Philosophy: A prolegomena

11h30 – 12h00:  Morning Tea

 

Session 2  

 

11h30 – 12h00: Sampie Terreblanche (UFH), The Threefold Meaning of Hope: thoughts on imagination and contextual philosophy

 

12h30 – 13h00 Sally Mathews (Rhodes), Writing from “traitorous” social locations

 

13h00 – 14h00: Lunch

 

Session 3

 

14h00 – 14h30: Andrea Hurst (NMMU), Philosophising in Contexts

 

14h30 – 15h00: Rianna Oelofsen (UFH), ‘Being’ South African

 

15h00 – 15h30: Afternoon Tea

 

Session 4  

 

15h30 – 16h00: Aidan Prinsloo (Rhodes & UFH), The place of mystery in philosophy

 

 Extra: Movie 5 mins of Fitzcarraldo

 

16h00 – 16h30 Abraham Olivier (UFH), Fitzcarraldo Philosophy – On getting the boat over the mountain

 

16h30 – 17h00 Thanks and discussion of ways forward for philosophy in the Eastern Cape

 

17h00 – 17h45: Free Time & Settlement of Payments to John Lamola

 

17h45 for 18h00: Assembling for Supper: booked at Michaela’s
Symposium Participants
(alphabetic by surname):

  1. Andrea Hurst (NMMU)
  2. M John Lamola (UFH)
  3. Sally Mathews (Rhodes)
  4. Mhlan Nqumshe (UFH)
  5. Rianna Oelofsen (UFH)
  6. Abraham Olivier (UFH)
  7. Aidan Prinsloo (Rhodes & UFH)
  8. Pedro Tabensky (Rhodes)
  9. Sampie Terreblanche (UFH)

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