Prof. John Betz:

“The analogia entis as a Catholic panacea? Erich Przywara’s interventions in the philosophy and theology of the 1920s”

Prof. Philip Buckley:

Phenomenology as Soteriology: Husserl and the call for ‘Erneuerung’ in the 1920’s”

Prof. Paul Mendes-Flohr:

“Gnostic Anxieties of Weimar Jewish Intellectuals”

Prof. Cyril O’ Regan:

“Balthasar: Apocalypse and the Eclipse of Nietzsche” 

Prof. Thomas Pfau:

“‘Noch ist uns das Dasein verzaubert’: Disambiguating Rilke and Heidegger”

Prof. Dr. Judith Wolfe:

“The Inheritance of Eschatological Thought in Interwar Philosophy”

Prof. Dr. Dr. Holger Zaborowski:

“Liturgy, Antinomy, and Freedom: Guardini’s Phenomenology of Religion”


The organizers of the symposium gratefully acknowledge sponsorship by the following units: Arts & Sciences Research Council; Germanic Language & Literatures; Franklin Humanities Institute; Office of Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies; Council for European Studies and Religions & Public Life; Program in Political Theory; Division of Theology – Duke Divinity School; Program in Literature & Theory; Department of History; Department of Religion