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Schedule

17:00
Keynote Lecture

Prof. Dr. Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht (Stanford University):
Contemplation
as an End of the Humanities

Discussion with

Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht (Professor of Comparative Literature and of French and Italian and, by courtesy, of German Studies; Chair of Graduate Studies, Comparative Literature at Stanford University)
Christophe Langenbrink (Editor and Journalist for the daily newspaper Luxemburger Wort)
Michel Margue (Professor of Medieval History at the University of Luxembourg)
Ludwig Neyses (Vice-President for Research, Acting Rector at  University of Luxembourg)

moderated by
Georg Mein (Dean of  the Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education at the University of Luxembourg)

Vin d’Honneur
9:00 – 9:30
Prof. Dr. Georg Mein (Luxembourg)

MSA 3.540

Section I: The Humanities and their Environment – Social Systems

Humanities, Cognition, and Education

Section II: The Humanities and their Internal Structures – Disciplines

Literary Scholarship and Society

Section IV: Religion, Societies, and the Humanities – Suicidal Beliefs or “Memoria Innovans”

MSA 3.330

MSA 3.350

MSA 3.370

12:00 – 13:00
Section I: The Humanities and their Environment – Social Systems

Humanities, Psychology, and Health

Section II: The Humanities and their Internal Structures – Disciplines

Literary Scholarship and Society

Section V: Digital Humanities

MSA 3.330

MSA 3.350

MSA 3.370

17:30 – 18:30
Prof. Dr. Jürgen Fohrmann (Bonn, Germany)

MSA 3.500

19:30
Conference Dinner
Section I: The Humanities and their Environment – Social Systems

Humanities and the Sciences

Section II: The Humanities and their Internal Structures – Disciplines

Humanities and Society

Section IV: Religion, Societies, and the Humanities – Suicidal Beliefs or “Memoria Innovans”

MSA 3.330

MSA 3.350

MSA 3.370

10:45 – 11:45
Dipl. Physiker Oliver Kraut (Switzerland) / Heidi R. Krauss (Madrid, Spain)
Prof. Dr. Marion Colas-Blaise (Luxembourg)
Prof. Dr. Marie-Anne Vannier (Metz, France)
Prof. Dr. Daniel Laliberté (Luxembourg)
12:00 – 13:00
Prof. Dr. Cary Wolfe (Houston, USA)

MSA 3.540

Section I: The Humanities and their Environment – Social Systems

Humanities and Economics

Section II: The Humanities and their Internal Structures – Disciplines

Humanities and Society

Section VI: Interdisciplinary Panel Discussion – Temptation as a Topic in the Humanities

MSA 3.330

MSA 3.350

MSA 3.370

14:00 – 15:30
Dr. Amelie Bendheim (Luxembourg)
Prof. Dr. Rolf Parr / Dr. Iuditha Balint (Duisburg-Essen, Germany)
Prof. Dr. Maren Lehmann (Friedrichshafen, Germany)
Dr. Joachim Landkammer (Friedrichshafen, Germany)
Anton Pluschke (Princeton, USA) / Prof. Dr. Remigius Bunia (Siegen, Germany)
Prof. Dr. Claus Vögele (Luxembourg)
Prof. Dr. Nathalie Roelens (Luxembourg)
Prof. Dr. Sonja Kmec / Agnes Prüm (Luxembourg)
Prof. Dr. Conchita D’Ambrosio (Luxembourg)
15:45 – 17:15
Dr. Elke Murdock (Luxembourg)
Prof. Dr. Joel Billieux (Luxembourg)
Dr. Annika Lutz (Luxembourg)
Prof. Dr. Claus Vögele (Luxembourg)
17:30 – 20:00
Film Screening: A German Life
Discussion with film director Florian Weigensamer

MSA 3.540

Section I: The Humanities and their Environment – Social Systems

Humanities, Law, and Politics

Section II: The Humanities and their Institutions – Universities

MSA 3.330

MSA 3.350

9:00 – 10:30
Prof. Dr. André Michels (Luxembourg/Paris)
Prof. Dr. Johan van der Walt (Luxembourg) & Prof. Dr. Emilios Christodoulidis (Glasgow, UK)
Dr. Katrin Becker (Luxembourg)
10:45 – 11:45
Prof. Dr. Rainer Maria Kiesow (Paris, France)
Dr. Jeanette C. Atkinson / Simon Paul Atkinson (Oxford, UK)
Prof. Dr. Robert Harmsen (Luxembourg)
12:00 – 13:00
Prof. Dr. Dirk Baecker

MSA 3.540

Section I: The Humanities and their Environment – Social Systems

Humanities, Architecture, and the Arts

Section II: The Humanities and their Internal Structures – Disciplines

History and Society

MSA 3.330

MSA 3.350

16:00
Final Discussion with Prof. Dr. Georg Mein

MSA 3.540