The ‘Song of Songs’ in Jewish Philosophy of Language

Nov 24, 2015 - Nov 25, 2015
Abb.  Illumination for the opening verse of Song of Songs, the Rothschild Mahzor, Manuscript  on parchement, Florence, Italy, 1492, author unknown (Public domain)

Abb. Illumination for the opening verse of Song of Songs, the Rothschild Mahzor, Manuscript on parchement, Florence, Italy, 1492, author unknown (Public domain)

Trilateral workshop of the Collaborative Research Center 980 “Episteme in Motion. Transfer of Knowledge from the Ancient World to the Early Modern Period”, the Center for Jewish Studies, Berlin-Brandenburg, and the Martin Buber Society of Fellows in the Humanities and Social Sciences,Hebrew University of Jerusalem
   

Programme

Tuesday, 24. November 2015

3 p.m.

Opening of the Workshop

Welcome and Introduction:
The “Song of Songs” in Franz Rosenzweig's “Star of Redemption”
(Ruth HaCohen / Anne Eusterschulte / Antonis Kalatzis / Christoph Kasten)

3.30 p.m.

Ynon Wygoda (The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, Hebrew University of Jerusalem):
Rereading the Song of Songs within the Architecture of The Star of Redemption

4.30 p.m.

Coffee break

5 p.m.

Anne Eusterschulte (CRC 980, Freie Universität Berlin):
Close reading and discussion: Das Hohelied: Offenbarung und/oder Poesie?

6.15 p.m.

Keynote-Lecture

Prof. Dr. Myriam Bienenstock (Université François Rabelais,Tours):
Liebe im Hohelied: ‚nur ein Gleichnis‘? Zu Rosenzweigs “Stern der Erlösung”

8 p.m.

Reception


Wednesday, 25 November 2015

9.45 a.m.

Opening

10 a.m.

Christoph Kasten (Center for Jewish Studies, Berlin-Brandenburg):
Close reading and discussion: Sprache und Ordnung im Weltkrieg. Ein Beitrag zu Franz Rosenzweigs politischem Denken

11 a.m.

Coffee break

11.30 a.m

Antonis Kalatzis (The Martin Buber Society of Fellows in the Humanities, Hebrew University of Jerusalem):
Von der Logik zur Sprache: Rosenzweigs Idealismuskritik

12.30 p.m.

Final discussion

Chair/Input: Christoph Schmidt (The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, University of Jerusalem):
Round table: Dialogische Theologie – Sprachen des Dialogs
Plans for the next work meeting in Jerusalem 2016

The workshop is organized by: Anne Eusterschulte/Beate La Sala (Project B03 “Imaginatio”, CRC 980 “Episteme in Motion”); Antonis Kalatzis (Buber Society for Fellows in Humanities and Social Sciences, Hebrew University Jerusalem); Christoph Kasten (Center for Jewish Studies, Berlin-Brandenburg)

Contact: Beate La Sala, b.lasala[at]fu-berlin.de

     

   

Time & Location

Nov 24, 2015 - Nov 25, 2015

CRC 980 “Episteme in Motion”, Schwendenerstr. 8, 14195 Berlin-Dahlem