Conference

Part III. The Muses' Farewell -

24 May 2000
9.30 – 22.00
Tilburg University

The Legacy of the Twentieth Century

Speakers

Karol_Berger

Poland, 1947

Karol Berger

author Beyond Reason: Wagner contra Nietzsche
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India, 1949

Homi Bhabha

known for his postcolonial theories
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United States, 1942

Robert Boyers

humanities scholar and author
Arthur_C._Danto

United States, 1924 - 2013

Arthur Danto

art philosopher
Joop_Doorman

Netherlands, 1928 - 2009

Joop Doorman

philosopher
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Hungary, 1952

László F. Földényi

cultural scholar in the broadest sense of the word
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United Kingdom, 1925

Donald Mitchell

musicologist who specializes in Mahler and Britten
Scarlet_Nikolska

Czech Republic, 1949

Scarlet Nikolska

painter
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United Kingdom, 1944 - 2020

Roger Scruton

conservative philosopher and art expert
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France, 1929 - 2020

George Steiner

cultural philosopher
Tolstaya

Russia, 1951

Tatyana Tolstaya

writer from the Tolstoy family
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Poland, 1945 - 2021

Adam Zagajewski

poet and essayist

The Netherlands, 1951

Ian Buruma

observer and analyst of the Eastern and Western worlds

United States, 1951

Esther Dyson

information technologist

United States, 1932

Peter Eisenman

architect

The Netherlands, 1961

Michel Krielaars

journalist, Russia specialist

United Kingdom, 1924 – 2019

John Richardson

art historian, Picasso biographer

The Netherlands, 1950

Elmer Schönberger

author and composer

United States, 1933 - 2004

Susan Sontag

writer and philosopher