Annual Conference of the Martin Heidegger Society

Ninety Years “Being and Time”

Being and Time (Source: Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marbach)
Being and Time (Source: Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marbach)

Fundamental Ontology and the Question of the Meaning of Being

29 September until 1 October 2017
Castle Meßkirch

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“For manifestly you have long been aware of what you mean when you use the expression “being.” We, however, who used to think we understood it, have now become perplexed.” (Plato, Sophists 244a, quoted by Heidegger in the prelude to “Being and Time”; Stambaugh translation)

Conference Programme

Friday, 29 September

18.00–18.45 Harald Seubert (Basel, Munich)
Inaugural address: “Being and Time” in Light of Heidegger’s Thinking Path
19.00–20.00 Evening lecture Norbert Bolz (Berlin)
Unabated Fascination
Chair: Harald Seubert
Followed by reception and talks
Arnulf Heidegger (Singen)
Report on the progress of the publication of the Gesamtausgabe

Saturday, 30 September

9.00–10.00 Ingeborg Schüßler (Lausanne)
The Clearing of Being out of Time: On Heidegger’s Basic Principle and its Transformations
10.15–11.15 Pirmin Stekeler-Weithofer (Leipzig)
Angst and Care: Existential-logical Presuppositions of Personal Being
11.30–12.30 Paola-Ludovica Coriando (Innsbruck)
Da-sein as Attunement: From “Being and Time” toward Onto-historical Thinking
Chair: Harald Seubert
Section 1
Chair Paola-Ludovica Coriando
14.30–15.30 Niels Weidmann (Tübingen)
Heidegger’s Ontological Turn of Phenomenology: Notes regarding the Relation between Meaning and Being
15.30–16.30 Igor Mikecin (Zagreb)
The Historicity of Dasein and the Task of a Historical Destruction of the History of Philosophy
17.00–18.00 Dietmar Koch (Tübingen)
From Disclosedness in “Being and Time” to the Clearing of Self-Concealment in the Thinking of the Event (Enowning)
Section 2
Chair Pirmin Stekeler-Weithofer
14.30–15.30 Helmut Mai (Mainz)
Heidegger on Proofs of God’s Existence
15.30–16.30 Klaus Neugebauer (Stuttgart)
The Question of Being-True between Dasein and Consciousness
17.00–18.00 Reinhard Knodt (Berlin, Erlangen)
Correspondence as Being-With
Section 3
Chair Harald Seubert
14.30–15.30 Reinhard Mehring (Heidelberg)
On Heidegger’s Publication Policy until 1936 and on the title “Being and Time”
15.30–16.30 Alina Noveanu (Klausenburg/Cluj)
“Being and Time” and the “Zollikon Seminars”
17.00–18.00 Günther Neumann (München)
Heidegger’s Concept of Freedom in “Being and Time” with regard to Recent Discourses in the Neurosciences and Jurisprudence
19.30 Evening Lecture
Rainer Enskat (Halle)
Heidegger’s Path to the Answer of the Question of Being

Sunday, 1 October

9.00–9.30 Francesco Alfieri
Pontificia Universitas Lateranensis (Vatican City)
Only Who Thinks Can Defy the Dictatorship of Chatter: On the Current Importance of “Being and Time”
9.30–10.30 Cai Werntgen (Karlsruhe)
On the Figure of “Possible Being-Whole” and the Analysis of Death in §§ 46/53 “Being and Time”
11.00–12.30 Final Talk
Friedrich-Wilhelm von Herrmann (Freiburg/Br.)
“Being and Time” in Light of Heidegger’s “Continual Notes”
14.30–15.30 Members’ Meeting