The Collegium Phaenomenologicum will convene for its thirty-second annual session in the Umbrian town of Città di Castello. The Collegium is intended for faculty members and advanced graduate and postdoctoral students in philosophy and related disciplines. The core of the program consists in a series of lecture courses, individual lectures, and intensive text-based seminars. A Participants Conference will be held July 7-8, 2007.

Courses and Instructors

The theme for 2007 will be Interpreting Word and Image. Under this theme the participants at the Collegium will discuss the texts of Gadamer, Plato, Heidegger, Derrida, Nancy and others. Courses by:

Plato as Portratist
Dennis Schmidt (The Pennsylvania State University, USA)

Word -- Picture -- Sound
Paul Davies (Sussex University, ENGLAND)

Günter Figal (Universität Freiburg, GERMANY)

Housing and Costs

Participants will be comfortably housed at Hotel Le Mura (***) in the historic center of Città di Castello. The cost for room and board (full pension) will be approximately 33 Euros (double occupancy) and 46 Euros (single room) per day. The program fee for the three-week session will be 275 Euros. The deadline for applications is February 15, 2007.