Thursday, 28 December
199. Spinoza’s French Legacy
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 410, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Audrey Wasser, Cornell Univ.
1. “French Spinoza,” Douglas Collins, Univ. of Washington, Seattle
2. “Resistant Necessity: Jean Cavaillès and the Foundations of Contemporary French Spinozism,” Knox Peden, Univ. of California, Berkeley
3. “Spinoza’s Decisive Role in Sartre and Lacan: Lacan as a Spinozist Critic of Existential Psychoanalysis,” Erich Freiberger, Jacksonville Univ.