CFP: An Encounter in Non-Standard Philosophy: Laruelle and the Kyoto School

Published: 4th of November 2020 | #Radical Immanence #Sufficient Philosophy #Philosophical Decision #The Real and the One

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This conference examines themes, methods and constructive possibilities linking François Laruelle's non-standard philosophy with the work of the philosophers of the Kyoto School including but not limited to Kitaro Nishida, Hajime Tanabe, Jun Tosaka, Keiji Nishitani and Miki Kiyoshi. Topics for proposed papers are free to focus on metaphysical, epistemological, ethical or aesthetic questions and may involve comparative studies of Laruelle and specific thinkers from the Kyoto School regarding such themes as:

Shinran Buddhism Basho Nothingness Zen Mu Radical Immanence Sufficient Philosophy Philosophical Decision The Real and the One Analyses of commonalities or points of divergence between the respective approaches, or connections between more recent applications of these distinct modes of thought are also appropriate. Papers that examine how the practices of thinking involved in Laruelle's work and that of the Kyoto school transform traditional understandings of the act and content of philosophy are especially welcome.


Abstract submission deadline: October 31st, 2020 Proposal acceptance notification: November 15th, 2020 300-500 word abstracts stating an academic position or professional affiliation should be submitted to and/or The conference will be held online via Zoom. Papers presented at the conference will be eligible for publication in a proposed edited volume. Additional contributions for the volume will be solicited after the event.

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