The International Institute for Field-Being


December 2005

GIV-5. International Institute for Field-Being 2:00-5:00 p.m., Concourse F Chair: Lik Kuen Tong (Fairfield University) Speakers: Joan Stambaugh (City University of New York) "Form is Emptiness and Emptiness is Form" Wesley DeMarco (Clark University) "Field-Being and the Emptiest Possible Nothingness" Kwang-Sae Lee (Kent State University) "Postmodernism, Pluralism, and Eastern Philosophy" Maja Milcinski (Ljubljana University-Slovenia) "Transcending the History of Philosophy as a Single European Narrative through Field-Being" May Sim (College of the Holy Cross) "The Question of Being, Non-being, and 'Creation Ex Nihilo' in Chinese Philosophy"

GIX-3. International Institute for Field-Being 1:30-4:30 p.m., Concourse F Chair: Curt Naser (Fairfield University) Speakers: Laura Weed (College of St. Rose) "Sunny Auyang's Notion of Complex Systems Theory: A Field-Being Approach to Philosophy of Science" Miran Bozovic (Ljubljana University-Slovenia) "Zhuang Zi's Butterfly Dream through the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Metaphysics" Rong-po Chen (Tunghai University-Taiwan) "The Comparative Views of Aesthetics between Chuang-Tzu and Gadamer" Therese Dykeman (Fairfield University) "Field-Being Rhetorics"