Paderborn, Germany

Teaching Women Philosophers English and German Section

when 29 July 2019 - 2 August 2019
language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 50

The Libori Summer School 2019 at the Center for the History of Women’s Philosophers will focus on “Teaching Women Philosophers.” This year, two parallel Libori Summer Schools will be run, one in English and one in German language.

Our invited guest for the English section are: Sarah Hutton, University of York, UK; Sabrina Ebbersmeyer, University of Copenhagen, Germany/Denmark; Ronny Miron, Bar-Ilan University, Tel Aviv; Luka Borsic and Ivana Skuhala Karasman, University of Zagreb, Croatia; Antonio Calcagno, Kings College, London (Ontario), CA.

The German Libori Summer School 2019 is held in cooperation with the Work Group/AG Frauen in der Geschichte der Philosophie. In this section Sabrina Ebbersmeyer (University of Copenhagen), Julia Lerius, Ana Rodrigues, Julia Mühl, Jessica Harmening, and Ruth Hagengruber (all from Paderborn University) will present selected examples.

Everyone is welcome to attend the Libori Summer School! A registration is required. Please bear in mind, however, that the holiday season in Paderborn starts at the end of July. There for we highly recommend to book rooms as soon as possible.

Preliminary Program:

The event will start Monday, July 29, 2019 at 09:30 am with an opening lecture by Ruth Hagengruber.

Wednesday evening we will have a panel discussion about female figures in the canon with Dieter Birnbacher, Sarah Hutton, Ruth Hagengruber et al.

The Libori Summer School will end on Friday 02.08.2019 at 06:00 pm, with the final event; with the handing over of the certificates to the registered participants and the awarding of the Elisabeth of Bohemia Prize 2019.

A registration is required!

Course leader

Prof. Dr. Ruth Hagengruber
Director of the Center for the History of Women Philosophers and Scientists
Chair of Practical Philosophy at Paderborn University

Target group

Interested Students, Researchers and Teachers.

Credits info

3 EC
Every participant will receive a certificate for her/his attendance and participation.

For Researchers and Teachers: Please let us know if you need a letter of invitation.

Fee info

EUR 50: Every Participant has to pay a conference fee about 50 Euro. A registration is required!