Hesitation: A Critical Phenomenology of Time, Affect, and Racialization

17.05.2018 | 15:00

Workshop & Book Symposium with Alia Al-Saji (McGill University, Montreal)

Please sign up by e-mail and request the book chapters:

imke.von.maur@uni-osnabrueck.de or jan.slaby@fu-berlin.de

Workshop Schedule

Thursday May 17, 2018

15.00

Imke von Maur (Osnabrück) & Jan Slaby (Berlin)– Opening Remarks

15.45

Philipp Wüschner (Berlin) – Seeing things differently. A nostalgic look at the future with Bergson and Al-Saji

16.45

longer break

18.00

Public Evening Lecture

(Lecture Room, basement of the Institute of Philosophy, Habelschwerdter Allee 30)

Alia Al-Saji (Montreal) – Hesitation and the affective weight of the past: On travel bans and colonial durations

20.30 Dinner at the Ristorante Galileo

Friday, May 18, 2018

10.00 Fabian Bernhardt (Berlin) – Impossible undone? The irreversibility of time and Alia Al-Saji’s concept of reconfiguration
10.50 Henrike Kohpeiß (Berlin) – Staying with the pain: Colonial durations and durée as felt
11.40 Coffee Break
12.00 Millicent Churcher (Sydney) – Racist imaginaries, racialised affect, and institutions: Some reflections on critical interventions
12.50 Lunch break
14.00 Imke von Maur (Osnabrück) – Affective ankylosis and hesitation as/in practice(s) (chapter 5)
14.50 Marie Wuth (Berlin) – Comments on chapter 6: Racialized time
15.40 Coffee Break
16.00 Jan Slaby (Berlin) – Outlook: Al-Saji’s critical repertoire
16.50 End of the workshop


Zeit & Ort

17.05.2018 | 15:00

Freie Universität Berlin
Room JK 33/121 (Rost- und Silberlaube)
Habelschwerdter Allee 45
14195 Berlin