Alfred Schutz Centennial Celebration
The Society for Phenomenology and the Human Sciences
University of Oregon at Eugene,
7-9 October 1999


Friday, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Session I: Points of Departure

Moderator: George Psathas, Boston University
"Alfred Schutz as Follower of Edmund Husserl," Lester Embree, Florida Atlantic University
"The Ideal Type in Weber and Schutz," George Psathas, Boston University
"Symbol and Society in Schutz's Theory of Communication," Lenore Langsdorf, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
"Between the Everyday Life-World and the World of Scientific Theory," Hisashi Nasu, Waseda University

Friday, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Session II: Crossing Boundaries

Moderator: David Stone, Harvard University
"Schutz and Citizenship: Rethinking Citizenship in the Multi-National State," Zazuhiko Okuda, International University of Japan
"Bodies, Homes and Border Crossings: Alfred Schutz and Postmodernism," Mary F. Rogers, University of West Florida
"Schutz's Understanding of the Social World," Chung-Chi Yu, Taiwan

Friday, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Session III: Video Presentation

"Alfred Schutz" - video presented by Lester Embree, Florida Atlantic University

Friday, 2:00 - 3:45 p.m.

Session IV: Transcendence

Moderator: Maureen Connolly, Brock University
"The Stock of Knowledge at Hand as a Transcendental Concept<" Hironao Harie, Musashi
"On the Other and Transcendence in Schutz," Sung Tae Lee, University of Tokyo
"Technology, Utopianism and transcendence Among the Silk Weavers of Lyons, France 1820-1888," George Shrridan, University of Oregon

Friday, 3:45 - 5:30 p.m.

Session V: Some Existential Questions

Moderator: Douglas Macbeth, Ohio State University
"The Problem of Subjectivity in Schutz and Parsons," Tom Wilson, University of California,
Santa Barbara
"Embodiment and Subjectivity in Schutz: A Critical Reading," Christina Papadimitriou, Boston University
"Schutz' Lifeworld and Schutz in My Lifeworld Beyond Schutz: A Chapter in a Social Theory Born of Woman," Valerie M. Bentz, The Fielding Institute

FRIDAY, 8:00 p.m.
Gerlinger Lounge
FRIDAY, 9:30 p.m.

"A Stroll with Alfred Schutz"
Fred Kersten
Frankenthal Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus,
University of Wisconson-Green Bay

Saturday, 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Session I: Schutz as Social Constructionist

Moderator: Valerie M. Bentz, The Fielding Institute
"Situated and transcendent Dimensions of Action," Jack Katz, University of California, Los Angeles
"Alfred Schutz's Theory of Science and Ethnomethodology," Hideo Hama, University of Tsukuba
"A Schutzian Sociological Problematic: On Talk, Meaning and Intersubjectivity," Tom Conroy, Boston University

Saturday, 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.

Session II: Dream, Art, Phantasy and Phenomenology

Moderator: Gary Backhaus, Morgan State University
"Phantasying: Alfred Schutz on Imagination," Marc Briod, Oakland University
"Lucid Dreaming and the Phenomenological Epoche," E.W. Kellogg, III, Ashland, Oregon
"Cezanne's Doubt and the Phenomenological Core: Thoughts on the Production of Art," Davis Wang, Washington State University at Spokane

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