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Events

Teaching

  • Fall 2022: International course in Philosophy: “Kierkegaard and modern existentialism” (Anders Moe Rasmussen, Hannah Lang)
  • Fall 2021: Elective interdisciplinary course in Ethics, Philosophy of Religion, and Biblical Theology: Kierkegaard, eksistenstænkning og livskriser (Claudia Welz, Bjarke Mørkøre Stigel Hansen, René Falkenberg)
  • Fall 2020: International course in Philosophy: Kierkegaard and modern existentialism (Anders Moe Rasmussen, Niels Wilde Langballe, Claudia Welz)

Seminars in a Danish context

  • December 1, 2022: Presentation of PhD project on Kierkegaard & Sløk by Mikael Brorson (registration via mail to clw@cas.au.dk)

  • October 13, 2022. Workshop: "Beginning, Birth and Motherhood in Søren Kierkegaard". The program can be found here here. The workshop will be in Danish. If you are interested in participating, please contact Hannah Lang hl@cas.au.dk or Cæcilie Varslev-Pedersen cille.varselv@gmail.com.

  • May 6, 2022: Inaugural lecture by Claudia Welz. For further information look here

  • December 8, 2021: Presentation of PhD project by Hannah Lang (registration via mail to hl@cas.au.dk)

International conferences & seminars

  • February 23, 2023, 17-19: Zoom-lecture by Claudia Welz (Aarhus University) for Dynamis: “The Role of Language and Second-Personal Encounters in Kierkegaard’s Phenomenology of Freedom” (please register by mail to Hannah Lang: hl@cas.au.dk).

  • August 15-16, 2022. The inter-disciplinary PhD & postdoctoral course & conference "Truth and truthfulness: Biblical, philosophical, and theological approaches," which was originally scheduled for the middle of January, has been postponed to August 15-16, 2022. Here, Claudia Welz will be giving a paper on Kierkegaard with the title ”Being Truthful vis-à-vis Each Other:  Existential, Pragmatic, and Dialogical Approaches to Truth in Kierkegaard, Rosenzweig, and Buber.” See the program and register here. Online- or physical participation is possible upon registration.

  • June 15-16, 2022: PhD & postdoctoral course & conferenceEpistemic Virtues and the Practice of Dialogue"For further information and registration look here. Heiko Schulz will be giving a paper on Kierkegaard on June 16 with the title ”Transition, Emotion, and Reason: Kierkegaard on the Rationality of Becoming a Christian.” Before that we will discuss his paper on Kierkegaard: ”Changing One’s Mind”. See the program here and a poster here. Online- or physical participation is possible upon registration.

  • April 22, 2022: Lecture by Roe Fremstedal (Trondheim): “Kierkegaard on Faith and Reason.” For further information look here.

  • March 30 – April 1, 2022: Conference: “Romanticism Today: Realism, Nature, and Existence in Romantic Philosophy.” For further information look here.

  • March 4, 2022: Opening Seminar of the Research Unit for Kierkegaard Studies, Aarhus University: ”Kierkegaard’s Methodology in the Context of the History of Philosophy”- Lecture by Philipp Schwab:“'Working against Oneself': Kierkegaard's Indirect Method between Hegel and Nietzsche.” For further information look here.

Reading Group

  • Spring 2022: Reading group for students in philosophy and theology on a selected work by Kierkegaard, hosted by PhD student Hannah Lang (registration via mail to hl@cas.au.dk). Further information here.