Epistemic, Analytic, and Ontological Meditations on Philosophy in the Islamic Milieu: Inherited Perspectives and Future Horizons. Lecture by Prof. Nader El-Bizri


Prof. Nader El-Bizri is Dean at the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences of the University of Sharjah. He taught and conducted research at the universities of Nottingham, Lincoln, Cambridge, Durham, Harvard, the London Consortium, the Institute of Ismaili Studies (London), the American University of Beirut, and the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique in Paris. He is spezialized in Arabic Sciences and Philosophy, Architectural Humanities, and Phenomenology. He published The Phenomenological Quest between Avicenna and Heidegger (Binghamton: Global Publications SUNY, 2000) and most recently edited On Being and Time. The Section on Heidegger in Charles Malik’s 1937 Harvard Thesis (Baden-Baden: Ergon, 2022). Moreover, he serves on various editorial boards of academic publishers internationally, including his General Editorship of the Epistles of the Brethren of Purity Oxford University Press series.

The talk, conjointly hosted by the scholarly network Philosophy in the Modern Islamic World and LOGOS+ in the framing of the Colloquium for Philosophy in the MENA-Region will be held via zoom.

Date: December 13th, 2022

Time: 6 – 8 pm

Venue: Zoom

Please consult the flyer for more information on the venue and on other talks in this series.

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