"Kierkegaard and Political Theology" APA-Pacific Meeting, April 1 - April 5, 2015, Vancouver

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American Philosophical Association - Pacific Division, Political Theology Group
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"Kierkegaard and Political Theology"

Meeting of the Political Theology Group to be held with the Pacific Division of the American Philosophical Association, April 1- April 5, 2015, at The Westin Bayshore, Vancouver.

Papers exploring the relation between Kierkegaard and political theology are welcome. Possible topics might include:

(1) Comparative studies between Kierkegaard and the following philosophers: Jürgen Habermas, Charles Taylor, Simon Critchley, Slavoj Žižek, or Giorgio Agamben.

(2) How Kierkegaard's thought might inform or contribute to post-secular theory.

(3) Kierkegaard and Christian nationalism.

Papers should be no more than 3000 words (excluding endnotes and references), so that they can be read or delivered within 20-25 minutes. Please submit electronic copies of papers (in .pdf or .doc format) to Roberto Sirvent at rdsirvent@hiu.edu by September 1, 2014. We will notify authors whose papers are accepted no later than October 1.

For more information about the Pacific APA meeting, see here:

Questions? Email Roberto Sirvent at rdsirvent@hiu.edu