Interdisciplinary Simmel: A Conference

Interdisciplinary Simmel: A Conference

September 13-14, 2018
Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto
208 North House, 1 Devonshire Place

Thursday September 13

                 2pm      Opening Remarks: Willi Goetschel and Dan Silver

2:15      Omar Lizardo, Simmel’s dialectic of content and form
in recent work in cultural sociology

3:00      Thomas Kemple, Simmel’s Sense of Modernity:

Adventures in Time and Space

3:45      Coffee Break

4:15      Natàlia Cantó Milà, Simmel’s Sociology of Relations

5:00      Elizabeth Goodstein, Simmel’s Phenomenology of Disciplinarity

  Friday September 14

                 9:15      John McCole, Georg Simmel: Deconstructing the Self

and Recovering Authentic Individuality

10:00    Oliver Simons, Georg Simmel’s Theory of Form

10:45    Coffee Break

11:00    Daniel Silver and Milos Brocic, Three Conceptions of Form
in Simmel’s Sociology

11:45    Willi Goetschel, Form and Relation: Difference and Alterity in Simmel

12:30    Open Discussion