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Coffee and Conversation prior to the Existentialist Society lecture.

EXISTENTIALIST SOCIETY.

Free Public Lecture, 8pm:

- followed by an extended period of questions and discussion.

"Sadra and Heidegger: A Philosophical Turn".

Dr. Muhammad Kamal (Asia Institute, University of Melbourne).

His previous lectures at the Existentialist Society:

June 2005. "Dasein and Creativity: A Re-reading of Heidegger".

May 2001. "Heidegger and the Transition to Postmodernity".

June 1998. "Heidegger and the Enigma of Defining Human Essence".

July 1996. "The Master-Slave Relationship in Hegel's Dialectic Philosophy".

Venue: Unitarian Hall, 110 Grey Street, East Melbourne. 

(Melways Map 2G D2). Additional parking at rear of Hall.

Enquiries: Secretary, David Miller. Telephone: 9467 2063.

Future Existentialist Society lectures, past transcripts and links:

www.existentialistmelbourne.org

The evening ends with another session of coffee, tea, biscuits and conversation.

Click on the "Our Calendar" logo (in the left column of this page) to find the dates of some other philosophical happenings, etc - And click on the "Discussions" tab at the top of the page for links to other philosophical activities, etc.

 

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  • Jay M.

    Sorry last min cancellation. I figure I'll keep my cold to myself.

    August 5, 2014

  • ROMA

    Hope to get there but it clashes with a regular Tuesday gig which will be finishing later than usual on Tuesday

    July 29, 2014

  • David M.

    Myrtle,
    Perhaps we could ask Dr. Muhammad Kamal as to whether or not he considers Sadra to have been an Existentialist.

    July 29, 2014

  • Myrtle

    Was Sadra an Existentialist?

    July 26, 2014

    • David M.

      That's for you to decide.

      July 26, 2014

  • David M.

    "Mulla Sadra" - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/mulla-sadra/

    July 19, 2014

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