PART A - SOCRATIC DIALOGUES
2nd - 4th of August 2019
In Socratic Dialogues of 8 to 10 participants we try to discuss the topic of
borders, boundaries and limits from various viewpoints. Previous philosophical
knowledge is not required, since the discussions develop from concrete
experiences of the participants.
ANNIVERSARY OF GSP AND AWARD CEREMONY
Saturday, 3rd of August 2019, 19:30
Within Part A of the conference the 25th anniversary of the "Gesellschaft für
Sokratisches Philosophieren" will be celebrated.
It includes the award ceremony for the Essay Competition on philosophical
aspects of the Socratic Dialogue (
PART B - LIMITS, BORDERS, BOUNDARIES
LECTURES AND WORKSHOPS
4th - 7th of August 2019
integral part B
of the conference the different philosophical, political and cultural aspects of
the problematic topic of borders, boundaries and limits will be looked at from
different angles. As a frame for discussion we have selected
three subject areas
PHILOSOPHY- DIALOGUE - EDUCATION
POLITICS - SOCIETY - CIVILIZATION
MAN - EXISTENCE - CULTURE
We want to discuss these subject areas in lectures and workshops that are as
open as possible, offer ways of interactive participation and address the
controversial positions in a clear and constructive manner.
The full description
of the conference and of the subject areas, as well as the conditions of
participation and contributing, you can download
CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION
There are no restrictions to
participation in Parts A and B
of the conference. If you seized the opportunity for a "conversation among
friends", as Socrates did in the market place of Athens or as Plato did in his
Academy, we as the planning team of the conference would be very pleased.
You sign up for each part of the conference independently. Please register using
the registration form
. This form also contains references to participation fees and to discounts for
those on low incomes.
Deadline: 31 May 2019.
CONDITIONS OF CONTRIBUTION
We would be pleased to receive
. Use the form
to tell us about your ideas.
Breasts. Bellies, Borders: Male Fear of Female Power"
Are borders necessary? / Sind Grenzen notwendig?
Without boundaries, no modernity / Ohne Abgrenzungen keine Moderne
Grenzen der Medizin / Limits of medicine
Beyond reason - Working with participatory theatre for social justice
Der Grenzkonflikt zwischen der Ukraine und Russland
PART C - 7th INTERNATIONAL COLLOQUIUM
DIALOGICAL PRACTICE AND DIALOGICAL PHILOSOPHISING
7th - 8th of August 2019
The International Colloquium
'Dialogical Practice and Dialogical Philosophising'
takes place once a year, every time in a different European country (last year
in Cambridge, UK). It brings philosophical and dialogical practitioners together
to engage in an exchange about their approaches and methods.
who are active in this field, can already contact us to enquire about the
conditions of participation.
Angela Görlach (Konferenzorganisation)