Schedule

June 17 [Friday]

Morning Session
10:00-10:15 Introduction

10:15-12:15 Stephanie Wakefield & Jason Smith

Wakefield: ” ‘Dasein is Design’: Form-of-Life, World, Environment”
Smith: “Parallel Lives: Form-of-Life, Living Labor”

Afternoon Session
14:00 – 16:00 Nathan Brown & Alexi Kukuljevic

Brown: “The Lucidity of the Unliving: Crystallography and Inorganic Poetry”
Kukuljevic: “Notes on Lifeless Matter”

Evening Session
18:00 – 20:00 Evan Calder Williams & Benjamin Noys

Williams: “The Black Winding-Sheet: On Labor, Meat, and Form”
Noys: “The Poverty of Vitalism”

June 18 [Saturday]

Afternoon Session
13:00 – 14:30 Martin Hägglund
15:00 – 16:30 Ray Brassier

Hägglund: “The Trace of Time and the Death of Life: Bergson, Heidegger, Derrida”
Brassier: “Bergson, Lived Experience, and the Myth of the Given”

Evening Session
19:00 – 21:00 Roundtable (Brassier, Hägglund, Johnston, Malabou)

June 19 [Sunday]

Afternoon Session
13:00 – 14:30 Adrian Johnston
15:00 – 16:30 Catherine Malabou

Johnston: “Second Natures in Dappled Worlds: John McDowell, Nancy Cartwright, and Hegelian-Lacanian Materialism”
Malabou: “Epigenesis and the Plasticity of Life”

Evening Session
19:00 – 21:00 Roundtable (Brassier, Hägglund, Johnston, Malabou)