Classes & Syllabi

[GS] = Graduate Seminar – [UG/G] = Graduate/Undergraduate Seminar – [UG] = Undergraduate Class – [IS] = Independent Study – [H] = Honors Research Seminar – [HUM] = Integrative Studies in the Humanities (Iah) – [LC] = Lecture Course

2022 (Spring)

kierkegaard4
Phl 421 [UG/G]

Freedom, Anxiety, Self:
Kierkegaard and Continental Philosophy

Capitalism
Iah 231b [HUM/LC]

Is Another World Possible?
Capitalism and Post-Capitalism

2021

Grundrisse
Phl 820 [GS]

Marx
Grundrisse

BeuysAmerica
Phl 890 [GS, IS]

Philosophy of Art and Aesthetics in Phenomenology and Critical Theory

HarawayMarx
Phl/LB 355 [UG]

Philosophy of Technology:
Phenomenology, Marxism, Contemporary Issues

munch
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

Death, Anxiety, Freedom.
Existential Problems of Human Life

2020

althusserduna
Phl 810/820 [GS]

Marxist Philosophies:
Lukacs, Humanism, Structuralism

Additional Marx Sessions

Adorno1 (1)
Phl 421 [G/UG]

Adorno’s Social Philosophy and Theory of Society

ArendtSchmitt
Phl 820/850 [GS]

Contemporary Continental Political Philosophy

followyourdreams
Iah 231b [HUM/LC]

Is another World possible?
Capitalism and Post-Capitalism

2019

arendtluxemburg
Phl 421 [G/UG]

The Question of the Political:
Arendt and Luxemburg

hobbesgoldman
Phl 350 [UG]

From Hobbes to Anarchism:
Modern Social-Political Thought

MarxHeader
Phl 357 [UG]

Marx’s Theory of Society

Lehmbruck
Phl 421 [G/UG]

German Philosophical Anthropology

2018

On leave

2017

sartrecuba1
Phl 421 [G/UG]

Jean-Paul Sartre

the-lobster02-full-960x0-c-default
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

On Being Human

heidg_0_920x602
Phl 421 [G/UG]

Heidegger:
Being and Time

francis-bacon-three-studies-for-a-portrait-of-lucian-freud-2
Phl 247 [UG]

Aesthetics:
Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, Benjamin, Marcuse

camus-1
Phl 220 [UG]

Existentialism:
From Camus to Fanon

2016

row
Iah231b [HUM/LC]

Global Capitalism

HegelMarx
Phl 850/820 [GS]

Hegel’s Philosophy of Right (and Marx) [cancelled]

sartre che
Phl 220 [UG]

Existentialism
From Bonhoeffer to Fanon

marx_engels_nrz
Phl 357 [UG]

The Philosophy of Karl Marx

MarxFoucault
Phl 820 [GS]

Foucault and Marx

2015

enjoycapitalism
Iah231b [HUM/LC]

Capitalism and Globalization

obey
Phl 850 [GS]

Rationality and its Other:
Critical Theory II

Karl Marx
Phl 357 [UG]

The Philosophy of Karl Marx

teachingphilosophy
Phl 810 [GS]

Teaching Workshops

2014

benjamin
Phl 810 [GS]

Rationality and its Other:
Critical Theory I

growth
Iah 231b [HUM/LC]

Capitalism and Globalization

MarcuseBerlin1967
Phl 421 (G/UG)

Herbert Marcuse

stalker
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

What does it mean to be human?

leviathan
Phl 350 [UG]

Introduction to Modern Social-Political Philosophy

arendt3
Phl 421 [G/UG]

Hannah Arendt

marxlyon1968
Phl 357 [UG]

The Philosophy of Karl Marx

2013

miessozialistenfriedhofberlin
Phl 820/850 [GS]

Recent European Political Philosophy

enjoycapitalism
Iah 231b [HUM/LC]

Capitalism and Globalization

Summer 2013, BTU Cottbus

karl-marx
Lecture course [LC, GS]

Kapital, Materialismus und Kritik:
Die Philosophie von Karl Marx

capital
Graduate seminar [GS]

Marx
Das Kapital I

RichterIG
Graduate seminar [GS]

Malerei als eine Form von Denken.
Philosophie und Kunst im Werk Gerhard Richters

anarchism
Undergraduate seminar [UG]

Continental Political Philosophy:
Anarchism and Radical Democracy

2013

vivelacommune
Phl 491 [G/UG]

Continental Political Philosophy:
Community, the Commons, and Political Resistance

beuys_der_unbesiegbare
Phl 200 [UG]

Introduction to Philosophy

Paris1968a
Phl 421 [G/UG]

State, Democracy, Power:
Radical European Political Thought

bacon_crucifixion
Phl 347 [UG]

Aesthetics:
Nietzsche – Heidegger – Deleuze

KreditkarteChemnitz2012
Phl 810/820/850 [GS]

Marx, Capital

marx_wallstreet
Iah 231b [HUM/LC]

Critical Analysis of Capitalism

levinas
Phl 820 [GS]

Intentionality and Beyond:
From Husserl to Levinas

intro_russell
Phl 200 [UG]

Introduction to Philosophy

2011

on leave

Summer 2011, BTU Cottbus

Burtynsky_Shipbreaking
Undergraduate seminar [UG]

The Meaning of Photography:
Recent US-American Discussions

heidegger
Graduate seminar [GS]

Heidegger:
Sein und Zeit

cyborg
Graduate seminar [GS]

Recent Anglo-American Philosophy of Technology

heidegger4
Lecture course [LC, GS]

Heidegger

2010

heideggeraugstein
Phl 820 [GS]

Heidegger and Adorno

Weekend retreat and workshop:
Download full program

Protocols of seminar sessions: Sep 2 – Sep 9 – Sep 16 – Sep 23 – Sep 30 – Oct sessions

adorno1
Phl347
Aesthetics [UG]

Aesthetics:
Adorno

sugimoto_japanese_sea
AL 892 [GS]

Philosophy of Culture:
The Sublime and the Non-Representable

enjoycapitalism
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

The Culture of Capitalism

gadamer
Phl 421 [G/UG]

Gadamer and Hermeneutics

hegel kant carton
Phl200 [UG/H]

Introduction to Philosophy

2009

duerer_wunde
Phil 347 [UG]

Aesthetics:
Kant – Nietzsche – Heidegger

stalker
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

On Being Human

five_senses
AL 892 [GS]

Philosophy of Culture

stalker
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

On Being Human

kiefer_celan
Phl 491 [G/UG]

Philosophy of Poetry

capitalism
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

The Culture of Capitalism

2008

richter_tote
Pro 200 [UG/H]

Honors Research Seminar
Photographic Representation

heidegger6
Phl 820 [GS]

Heidegger
Being and Time

vermeer
Phl 347 [UG]

Aesthetics: Kant vs. Hegel

capitalism
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

The Culture of Capitalism

heidegger3
Phl 420 [G/UG]
Hermeneutics of Life:
The Early Heidegger

paresi
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

Human Nature

2007

on leave

2006

hegel
Phl 820 [GS]

Intersubjectivity from Hegel to the Present

capitalism
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

The Culture of Capitalism

panopticon
Pro 200 [UG/H]

Honors Research Seminar:
Power, Discipline, and Institutions

paresi
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

Human Nature

hegel
Phl 416 [G/UG]

Hegel

images
Phl 421 [G/UG]

Foucault

2005

schlemmer
Iah 231a [HUM/LC]

Human Nature and Art

heidegger1
Phl 421 [G/UG]

Heidegger and Phenomenology

2005: University of Kansas

Introduction to Philosophy

Augustine’s Confessions and Contemporary Philosophy [pdf] [GS]

19th Century European Philosophy [pdf]

Introduction to Philosophy [pdf]

2004

20th Century Continental Philosophy [pdf]

Introduction to Philosophy

Husserl and Heidegger [pdf] [GS]

Introduction to Philosophy [pdf]

2003

19th Century European Philosophy

Introduction to Philosophy

2002-2003: Seattle University

Philosophy of the Human Person

Ethics

Introduction to Philosophy