Agnes Heller

Renowned philosopher of the New School University (New York), Holocaust survivor and pupil of György Lukács, Agnes Heller was one of the most prestigious and influential philosophers in the ‘philosophy of culture.’ 

Invited specialists

By indication of Agnes Heller, the below mentioned were also invited to participate:  John Grumley (Sidney University) and Katie Terezakis (Rochester Institute of Technology), who gave the following lectures:

Monday, May 30th, 12.00h.
Heller On the Ancients
Katie Terezakis 

Tuesday, May 31th, 12.00h.
Between the Normative and The Empirical: Heller on the Concept of Culture
John Grumley

Wednesday, June 1st, 12.00h.
Heller On the Ethics of Personality
Katie Terezakis 

Thursday, June 1st, 12.00h.
Agnes Heller and the Question of Humanism
John Grumley 


 

Publication

Prof. Heller’s lectures were published in Arcàdia Editorial, in 2020.

 

Others activities

Agnes Heller also gave a talk at La Mercè Cultural Center, entitled “On Felicity”, May 31th, 2005, at 8 p.m.

 

Press releases

Click here to read the press dossier of the lectures given by Agnes Heller at the Ferrater Mora Chair.