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Dr Katerina Deligiorgi

Post:Reader in Philosophy (Philosophy)
Location:ARTS A A027
Email:K.Deligiorgi@sussex.ac.uk

Telephone numbers
Internal:8932
UK:01273 678932
International:+44 1273 678932

Research expertise:
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Biography

I encountered philosophy early on, as a mouldy copy of Aristotle's On memory and reminiscence, which I found intriguing. My formal philosophical education took place much later at the University of Essex and at the Institut Catholique in Paris. My interests were decisively shaped by my encounter with classical German philosophy, Kant and Hegel in particular. I was awarded a PhD from the University of Essex for a thesis on the relation between transcendental and absolute idealism. My current research is on moral, metaphysical and psychological issues concerning agency.

See too my academia.edu page: http://sussex.academia.edu/KaterinaDeligiorgi

and my PhilPapers page: http://philpapers.org/s/Katerina%20Deligiorgi

Finally, here is an interview for 3am magazine http://www.3ammagazine.com/3am/our-complex-difficult-fragile-enlightenments/

 

Role

Graduate convenor for Philosophy including SPT and Literature and Philosophy.

The MA in Literature and Philosophy is supported by research activities hosted in the Centre for Literature and Philosophy; see http://www.sussex.ac.uk/clp

Information on the course can be found at http://www.sussex.ac.uk/clp/teaching

The MA in Social and Political Thought is supported by research activities hosted in the Centre for Social and Political Thought; see http://www.sussex.ac.uk/cspt/index.php

Community and Business

Together with colleagues from Law, Politics, and Sociology, I am in the process of setting up a Centre for Ethics and Public Policy with the aim to forge links with other organisations and institutions (non-HEIs).

I am editor of the Hegel Bulletin a leading journal for research in Hegel and German Idealism, http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayJournal?jid=HGL