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  • How Philosophy Was Saved Thanks to a Slaughter
    Professor Theodoris Pelegrinis
    University of Athens
    Ever since philosophy appeared (in the 6th century BCE), its fate has been insolubly linked to the...
  • Tolerance, Experience and Morality
    Dennis Badenhop
    Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
    Do you believe that one should work hard or enjoy life? How important is it to keep promises? Is...
  • The Philosophical Problem of Personal Identity
    Katja Crone
    Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
    As individuals, we stand in a special relationship with time: we not only exist in time as a matter...
  • Fuzzy Logic in Science, Law and Ethics
    Yiouli Papaioannou
    University of Athens
      The introduction of the notions of uncertainty and vagueness has allowed people to expand...
  • What is Europe?
    Stascha Rohmer
    Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
    Many philosophical and political thinkers claim that at the moment Europe is undergoing a profound...
  • Philosophical Bodybuilding
    Philipp Huebl
    Humboldt Universität zu Berlin
    Philosophy has rediscovered the body. This is new, because thinkers have not shown much interest in...
  • Rebranding Europe: Telling the story right – on the benefits of considering Europe a little more “buffa”
    Christian Schwarzenegger
    University of Vienna
    Consider the drunk who loses his keys on his way home and who looks for them solely by the light of...
  • Do Animals have Imagination? Using pictures to study the representational abilities of great apes
    Tomas Persson
    Lund University
    "I made no further tests, as I consider it quite obvious that results are determined simply by the...
  • Biological computing from Heinz von Foerster to the present: a tool for understanding intelligence?
    Jan Klaus Mueggenburg
    University of Vienna
    When Henry Markram walks into the air-conditioned computer facilities in the basement of the École...
  • “I Believe in Female Enjoyment”: Mystic, Medieval Concepts of Love in Psychoanalysis
    Stefanie Rinke
    Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
    When you study psychoanalytical writings by the philosopher and psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan (and...