Unless otherwise specified, all events will take place in McGuinn Hall, 521. There is a registration fee of $25 ($10 for students). Tickets for the banquet on Friday night are available for $40 per person. To register, go to https://www.pdcnet.org/wp/services/2018-hsa/.
|1:15 pm||Opening Remarks|
Mark Alznauer (Northwestern University)
Paul Wilford (Boston College)
|1:30 pm||Eric v. d. Luft (Gegensatz Press)|
"Two Early Interpretations of Hegel's Theory of Greek Tragedy: Hinrichs and Goethe"
Chair: Klaus Vieweg (Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
|2:30 pm||Douglas Finn (Boston College)|
"The Beauty of Fate and its Reconciliation: Hegel's Der Geist des Christentums und sein Schicksal and Goethe's Iphigenie auf Tauris"
Chair: Andrew Werner (Amherst College)
|3:30 pm||Coffee Break|
|4:00 pm||Wes Furlotte (Dominican University College/University of Ottawa)|
"The Problematic Ambiguity of 'Tragedy of the Ethical' and The Eumenides"
Chair: Eliza Little (University of Chicago)
|5:00 pm||Anton Barba-Kay (Catholic University of America)|
"The Tragedy of Sex (for Hegel)"
Chair: Sebastian Rand (Georgia State University)
|6:45 pm||Banquet at the Barcelona Wine Bar (1700 Beacon Street, Brookline).|
|8:30 am||Coffee and Registration|
|9:00 am||Rachel Falkenstern (St. Francis College)|
"Freedom and Fixity in Shakespeare's Tragic Heroes"
Chair: Kenneth Lambert (Washington and Lee University)
|10:00 am||Jeffrey Church (University of Houston)|
"The Comedy of Public Opinion in Hegel"
Chair: Lydia Moland (Colby College)
|11:00 am||Coffee Break|
|11:30 am||Presidential Address|
Allegra de Laurentiis (SUNY Stonybrook)
"Substantial Ends and Choices Without a Will in Hegel's Elucidation of the Essence of Tragedy"
Chair: Mark Alznauer (Northwestern University)
Lunch meeting of the HSA Executive Council in McGuinn 226A.
|2:30 pm||Paul Wilford (Boston College)|
"From Comedy to Christianity: The Nihilism of Aristophanic Laughter"
Chair: Andrew Davis (Belmont University)
|3:30 pm||Peter Wake (St. Edward's University)|
"Taking the Ladder Down: Hegel on Comedy and Religious Experience"
Chair: Jere Surber (The University of Denver)
|4:30 pm||Coffee Break|
|5:00 pm||Martin Donougho (University of South Carolina)|
"Hegel and 'the other comedy'"
Chair: Olga Johnson (SUNY Stonybrook)
|6:15 pm||HSA Business Meeting (all are welcome)|
|7:30 pm||Reception in Faculty Dining Room in McElroy Commons (all are welcome)|
|8:30 am||Coffee Break|
|9:00 am||Jason Yonover (Johns Hopkins University)|
"Hegel and the Right to Have Done Wrong: Tragedy and the World-Historical Individual"
Chair: Lydia Winn (Boston College)
|10:00 am||Fiacha Heneghan (Vanderbilt University)|
"Hegel's Tragic Conception of World History"
Chair: Eric Michael Dale (Emerson College)
|11:00 am||Coffee Break|
|11:30 am||C. Allen Speight (Boston University)|
"Philosophy, Comedy, and History: Hegel's Aristophanic Modernity"
Chair: Andrew Buchwalter (University of North Florida)