Adam R. Rosenthal

Assistant Professor of Global Languages and Cultures, Texas A&M University, College Station, USA

May - July 2022

In cooperation with Prof. Dr. Martin Saar

The fellowship is part of the Research Initiative "ConTrust: Trust in Conflict - Political Life under Conditions of Uncertainty".

Adam R. Rosenthal is Assistant Professor in the Department of Global Languages and Cultures at Texas A&M University. Rosenthal is the author of Poetics and the Gift: Reading Poetry from Homer to Derrida (Edinburgh UP, 2022), and the editor of "Derrida's Classroom," a special issue of Poetics Today 42.1 (2021). He is currently completing a book on deconstruction, biotechnology, and indefinite life, titled Prosthetic Immortalities.

Research project title:
Political Autoimmunity and Trust: Derridean Deconstruction and Conflict Studies

Publications (selection):

- Poetics and the Gift: Reading Poetry from Homer to Derrida, Edinburgh University Press, 2022 (PDF links to Preface)

- "Who Wants to Live... Indefinitely? Transhumanism, Biology, and Our Biotechnological Present," Philosophical Salon, 2021

- "Clon'd: Or a Note on Propagation," Substance 48.1 (2019): 46-62.

July 14, (18-21h) Lecture: Unconditionality, Possibility, and the Future of the University


Newsletter aus dem Forschungszentrum „Normative Ordnungen“

Zukünftig informiert ein Newsletter über aktuelle Veranstaltungen, Veröffentlichungen und wissenswerte Entwicklungen im Forschungszentrum „Normative Ordnungen“. Die erste Ausgabe finden Sie hier...

Nächste Termine

8. Februar 2023, 18.00 Uhr

ENTFÄLLT!: Virtuelle Ringvorlesung "Algorithms // A Brave New World?": Carina Prunkl (University of Oxford, Institute for Ethics in AI): Can we, will we, and should we have AI judges? Mehr...

8. Februar 2022, 19.15 Uhr

Öffentlicher Vortrag: Fabio Wolkenstein (Universität Wien): Die dunkle Seite der Christdemokratie. Mehr...

9. Februar 2023, 20 Uhr

Lecture & Film „Kino am Abgrund der Moderne. Die Filme von Luis Buñuel“: Kristoffer Noheden (Stockholm): Dreams of Desire: Belle de jour, Eros and Surrealist Cinema. Mehr...


Neueste Medien

Judging Facts, Judging Norms: Training Machine Learning Models to Judge Humans Requires a New Approach to Labeling Data

Gillian Hadfield (University of Toronto)
Ringvorlesung "Algorithms // A Brave New World?"

Verkehrt die Welt: Buñuels Le fantôme de la liberté

Prof. Dr. Vinzenz Hediger (Professor für Filmwissenschaft an der Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main und Co-Sprecher der Forschungsinitiative "ConTrust" am Forschungsverbund "Normative Ordnungen")
Lecture and Film: Kino am Abgrund der Moderne. Die Filme von Luis Buñuel


Weitere Videoaufzeichnungen finden Sie hier...

Neueste Volltexte

Hanna Pfeifer und Irene Weipert-Fenner (2022)

ConTrust Working Paper No. 3: "Time and the Growth of Trust under Conditions of Extreme Uncertainty. Illustrations from Peace and
Conflict Studies". Mehr...

Rainer Forst (2022)

ConTrust Working Paper No. 2: "The Justification of Trust in Conflict. Conceptual and Normative Groundwork". Mehr...