Events & Seminars

HUMA Workshop
Dignity In Critical and Comparative Perspective (Wednesday 27 Jun 2018)

Session One: Confucianism, Rights, and Dignity

Chair: Benedict CHAN (HKBU)

9:30 – 10:15: Joseph CHAN (HKU) — Confucian Reflections on Human Dignity

10:30 – 11:15: Sungmoon KIM (CUHK) — Confucianism, Moral Equality, and Human Rights:  A Mencian Perspective

11:30 – 12:15: Tongdong BAI (Fudan) — Human Rights without Kantian Dignity

 

Session Two: Dignity and Continental Thought

Chair: David CHAI (CUHK)

1:30 – 2:15: Stephen PALMQUIST (HKBU) — Kant on the Dignity of Authentic Religion

2:30 – 3:15: Greg MOSS (CUHK) — Against Total Depravity: Recovering Human Dignity in the Romantic Imagination

3:30 – 4:15: Eric NELSON (HKUST) — Bloch and Levinas: Temporality, Prophetic Materialism, and Republican Dignity

 

Session Three: Reconsidering Dignity and the Political

Chair: Joshua DERMAN (HKUST)

5:00 – 6:15: Michael ROSEN (Harvard) — The Politics of Dignity

 

Date
June 27, 2018 (Wednesday)
Time
9:30 am - 6:15 pm
Venue
Room 7332, Academic Building (Lifts 13 - 15)
Language
English