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2024 Annual SRS Conference in Chicago!

18th ANNUAL SOCIETY FOR RICOEUR STUDIES CONFERENCEOctober 24-27, 2024 The University of Chicago Divinity SchoolChicago, Illinois, USA Theme:“Imagination and Metaphor: Paul Ricoeur at Chicago, 50th Anniversary” Keynote Speakers (confirmed): William Schweiker (Divinity School, University of Chicago)Annemie Halsema (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) Plenary Speakers (confirmed): George H. Taylor (Pittsburgh University)Jean-Luc Amalric (EHESS/CRAL, Paris) CALL FOR PAPERS (in English …

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Lectures on Imagination

Lectures on Imagination, by Paul Ricoeur Now available! Published March 15, 2024 The book is appearing simultaneously in an English version by the University of Chicago Press and in a French translation published by Éditions du Seuil. Our gratitude goes out to the Ricoeur family, without whom this publication would not have been possible. Read …

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Call for Papers – Graduate Student Research Competition

Graduate Student Research Competition for Indiana Dunes Environmental Congress 2025 Call for Papers MS Word | PDF The Hermeneutics in Real Life project (, in association with the Society for Ricoeur Studies (, is excited to announce a Call for Papers for the Environmental Humanities Congress: Indiana Dunes in the Calumet, to be held from June 19-22, 2025. The purpose of …

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7th Edition of the Fonds Ricoeur’s Summer Workshops

The Call for Papers (Abstracts) for the 2024 Fonds Ricœur’s Summer Workshops has been extended to March 31, 2024. The call for proposals for the 7th Edition of the Fonds Ricoeur’s Summer Workshops on Memory, History, Forgetting co-organized this year with the CRAL (EHESS), the Society for Ricoeur Studies and the Dublin City University is …

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Paul Ricoeur: Death and Eternity

Come to the 2023 SRS Annual Conference!

17th Annual Society for Ricoeur Studies Conference “Ricoeur in Practice” October 12-14, 2023 Institute for Christian Studies59 St. George Street, Toronto, Ontario Program Schedule Registration Poster (pdf)

Preliminary 2023 Conference program available!

17th Annual Society for Ricoeur Studies Conference “Ricoeur in Practice” October 12-14, 2023 Institute for Christian Studies Program Schedule Registration

Come to the 2022 SRS Conference!

16th ANNUAL SOCIETY FOR RICOEUR STUDIES CONFERENCE: OCTOBER 20-22, 2022 Venue: Los Angeles, California CSU, Dominguez Hills Here’s how to sign up. Full program available.

2023 MLA Panel Paper Call

Please consider submitting a paper proposal for the following panel at the Modern Language Association conference to be held January 5-8, 2023 in San Francisco: Ricoeur’s Interpretation Theory and Our Work Now Paul Ricoeur insisted there is always more meaning than can be articulated, appropriated, or understood. This session seeks enactments, explorations, and reconsiderations of …

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Call for Papers for the 2022 Fonds Ricoeur Summer Workshop

To apply for participation in the 2022 Summer Workshop, please submit an abstract on one the seven following topics:• Defining hermeneutical phenomenology: Time and Narrative as an explanation• Temporal experience in Time and Narrative 1 and 3: modalities of temporality from Aristotle to St. Augustine and from Kant to Husserl and Heidegger• The theme of …

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