Metaphysics and Poetics Seminar


A joint research seminar series in Metaphysics and Poetics, taking place monthly at the Institute of Theology, Imagination and the Arts (St Andrews) and the D-Society (Cambridge) in 2020/21.

9 October 2020: Prof. Catherine Pickstock (Cambridge), “Introduction to the series: Metaphysics and Poetics”; Mr Steven Toussaint (Cambridge), “Redeeming Poetics”

6 November 2020: Rowan Williams (Cambridge), “Negative Theology: some misunderstandings”

20 November 2020: Dr John Betz (Notre Dame), “The Metaphysical Imagination: Toward an Analogical Poetics”

5 February 2021: Prof. Judith Wolfe (St Andrews), “Inspiration and Imagination”

5 March 2021: Prof. Jean-Luc Marion (Chicago/Paris-IV), “Phenomenality and Revelation”

4 May 2021: Prof. David C. Schindler (CUA), “Metaphysics and Prayer in Ferdinand Ulrich”

1.30-3pm at St Mary’s College Hall (St Andrews), the Faculty of Divinity (Cambridge), and on Zoom

Please contact Prof. Wolfe or Prof. Pickstock for a Zoom invitation.