Multiculturalism in Spain To-day and the Legacy of Al-Andalus

Between August 16 and 18, 2009 I participate at the First International Conference on Al-Andalus Studies, organizaed by the Department of History (Faculty of Arts) of the University of Khartoum and the Spanish Bureau for International Cooperation and Development (AECID). The conference takes place at the Sharjah Hall of Khartoum, Sudan. My lecture is “Multiculturalism […]

How to Understand Baudrillard (Better) with the Help of the MTV Music Video Awards

On January 29, 2009 I participate at the Meeting on Arst, Literature and Contingence. Thinking about Education in a New Way, organized by the Seminar on Contemporary Society and Culture (Semsocu) of the European University Miguel de Cervantes and the Higher Institute of Philosophy at Valladolid, and celebrated in Valladolid. The title of my lecture […]

Hermeneuts without Equivocation: On Some Challenges of Analogical Hermeneutics and How to Face Them

On Thursday February 28, 2008 I participate with the paper “Hermeneuts without equivocation: on certain challenges of analogical hermeneutics and how to face them” in the International Conference “Analogical Hermeneutics in Spain”, held in Valladolid and organized by the Contemporary Society and Culture Seminar (Semsocu) of the Miguel de Cervantes European University and the Higher […]

The Sense of Forgetting; or Why the Oblivion of Being Cannot Be Solved by “Remembering” It

On Friday February 22, 2008 I participate at the First International Congress of the HERMES Permanent Seminar “Acting and thinking after Martin Heidegger’s Kehre”, organized by the ONLENHER Research Group (Ontology, Language and Hermeneutics) of the Faculty of Philosophy of the National University of Distance Education (UNED), with a paper entitled “The sense of forgetting: […]

Rites as freedom: towards a postmodern interpretation of magical and symbolic rituals

On Tuesday, September 27, 2005, I give the paper Rites as freedom: towards a postmodern interpretation of magical and symbolic rituals, at the Colloquium on Analogical Hermeneutics organized by the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Philosophy of Science and Theory and History of Education of the University of Valladolid. This Colloquium is held in Valladolid.