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Conference program

Venue: Building 1441, Room 112 (aud. 2), Tåsingegade 3, 8000 Aarhus C.


Day 1 (September 24)

Chair: Rasmus Dyring

10.00 – 10.15 Opening Remarks by Thomas Schwarz Wentzer

10.15 – 11.30 Ignaas Devisch: “What we are talking about when we speak about community?” (Respondent: Thomas Schwarz Wentzer)


11.45 – 13.00 Kasper Lysemose: “The secret of the responsive community. On the common sense of having nothing in common.” (Respondent: Ignaas Devisch)


14.00 – 15.15 Matthias Flatscher: “Alterity-in-the-Plural. Reflecting on the Concept of Community With and Beyond Levinas.” (Respondent: Line Ingerslev)


15.30 – 16.45 Line Ingerslev: “Three attempts at a responsive interpretation of Heidegger’s Mitsein.” (Respondent: Anne O’Byrne)



Day 2 (September 25):

Chair: Line Ryberg Ingerslev and Kasper Lysemose

9.00 – 10.15 Anne O’Byrne: “The Perfect Community.” (Respondent: Rasmus Dyring)

10.20 – 11.35 Rasmus Dyring: “A Spectacle of Disappearance and the Community of Spectators.”(Respondent: Dorotheé Legrand)


11.50 – 13.05 Henrik Jøker Bjerre: “The Apologies: Four Ways of Relating to Oneself.” (Respondent: Kasper Lysemose)


14.00 – 15.15 Dorotheé Legrand: “In which language do we speak of community?” (Respondent: Henrik Jøker Bjerre)


15.30 – 16.30 Thomas Schwarz Wentzer: “ Being committed to us. Responsive existence and the limits of intentionality.” (Respondent: Matthias Flatscher)

16.30 – 16.45 Closing Remarks by Line Ryberg Ingerslev