The World Institute for Advanced Phenomenological
Research and Learning
Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka, President; Marlies Kronegger, Vice-President
The Fifty-Seventh International
*** Under The Tree of Life ***
Organized by: The World Institute for Advanced Phenomenological Research and Learning, its centers and affiliated societies
Topic: MEMORY IN THE ONTOPOIESIS OF LIFE
- An interdisciplinary investigation -
Date: June 18 - 22, 2007
Program Director: Professor Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka,
World Phenomenology Institute,
Papers are invited for the following topics and sessions:
A) Memory in the Self-Individualizing Logos of Life: Life and non-life; Memory and the differentiation of the ontopoietic spheres of sense: organic, vital, sharing-in-life; Communication (reference to the fields of biology, biochemistry, genetics, anthropology, sociology, history, etc.)
B) Memory in the Primal Functioning of Consciousness: Memory as the operational factor of association and continuity in the origin and course of experience; Memory in Imaginatio Creatrix; The thread of memory in deliberation and the continuity of the creative process
C) Memory as Remembrance: Retrieving "traces" of the past: origins, becoming, coincidences, reasons (origins of tradition, culture, history)
D) Memory and the Temporalizing/Spacing Axis Constitutive of Reality: Memory as projecting the associative links between the traces of the past and expectations of the future; Memory in selection, planning and the human titanic effort to accomplish; Fabulation of the "facts" and sense of history
This Conference proposes a new research into the functioning of memory in the ontopoietic logos of life.
(Consult the volumes of Analecta Husserliana devoted especially to life, Volume 50 and thereafter.)
Abstracts due: April 1, 2007;
Full papers due: May 15, 2007. Please
send abstracts and papers to Professor Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka,
Program Director, World Phenomenology Institute,
Local Organization Committee: Erkut Sezgin - Chairman, Hikmet Çağlar, Gürsel Hacıbekiroğlu, Esra Fidanoğlu (İst. Kültür Üniv.); Semiha Akıncı (Anadolu Üniv.) Halil Turan, Ayhan Sol, Ahmet İnam (ODTÜ); Doğan Özlem (Muğla Üniv.); Semra Aydınlı (İTÜ); Betül Çotuksöken (Maltepe Üniv.); Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka, ex. ufficio (World Phenomenology Institute)
Registration: The fee for registration: Before May 1,
2007: US $150.00; After May 1, 2007: US $250.00. Please mail registration fee to: Jeffrey Hurlburt, Secretary, World Phenomenology Institute,
-The first 30 participants to register and pay their registration fee will enjoy the hospitality of the University with free lodgings.
- For further details about the topics and other information, please watch our website (http://www.phenomenology.org)
- The opening of the Conference: June 17, in the afternoon.
- In the afternoon of June 19, a sightseeing visit of the city is planned; An excursion on the Bosphorus is planned on June 22
- Meals in
- For all information, contact Mr. Jeffrey Hurlburt, World Phenomenology Institute, at the address above
Papers submitted are copyrighted for the first option of publication in Analecta Husserliana (Springer Science & Business Media B.V.).