Ulfers, Friedrich


Book Launch

Book launch of a new translation of Friedrich Nietzsche’s The Dionysian Vision of the World from Univocal Publishing: A conversation with Nietzsche scholar Professor Ulfers, who wrote the introduction, and translator Ira J. Allen. Deutsches Haus at NYU, November 25, 2013.


Books

Toward a New Metropolitanism: Reconstituting Public Culture, Urban Citizenship, and the Multicultural Imaginary in New York and Berlin. Ed. Friedrich Ulfers (with Günter Lenz and Antje Dallmann). Heidelberg: Winter Verlag, 2006.

Untersuchungen zum Doppelgängermotiv in der deutschen Literatur des 20. Jahrhunderts. New York: New York University Press, 1968.

Introduction

Introduction to a new translation: Friedrich Nietzsche, The Dionysian Vision of the World. Trans. Ira J. Allen, with an introduction by Friedrich Ulfers. Minneapolis: Univocal Publishing, 2013.


Articles

“Nietzsche’s Panpsychism as the Equation of Mind and Matter” (with Mark Cohen) - International Conference on “Nietzsche on Mind and Nature,” St. Peter's College, Oxford University, September 2009. To be published by Walter de Gruyter publishers in Nietzsche on Consciousness and the Embodied Mind, fall 2014.


“Zarathustra, the Moment, and the Eternal Recurrence of the Same: Nietzsche's Ontology of  Time” (with Mark Cohen). Nietzsche’s Thus Spoke Zarathustra; Before Sunrise. Ed. James Luchte. London: Continuum, 2008.


“Nietzsche’s ‘Amor Fati’ - The Embracing of an Undecided Fate” (with Mark Cohen). Poiesis - A Journal of the Arts and Communication 9 (2007).

“Times Square as an Exemplar of Postmodern Urban Space.” Toward a New Metropolitanism: Reconstituting Public Culture, Urban Citizenship, and the Multicultural Imaginary in New York and Berlin. Ed. Friedrich Ulfers (with Günter  Lenz and Antje Dallmann). Heidelberg: Winter Verlag, 2006.


“Nietzsche’s Ontological Roots in Goethe’s Classicism” (with Mark Cohen).  Nietzsche and Antiquity – His Reaction and Response to the Classical Tradition. Ed. Paul Bishop.  Rochester: Camden House, 2004-05.  425-440.


“Von der Skepsis zur Utopie: Musils Idee des ‘Essaysismus’’’. Skeptizismus und literarische Imagination. Ed. Bernd Hüppauf and Klaus Vieweg. Wilhelm Fink Verlag, 2003.


“Friedrich Nietzsche as a Bridge from 19th Century Atomistic Science to the Process Philosophy of 20th Century Physics, Literature, and Ethics” (with Mark Cohen). Philological Papers (West Virginia University) 49 (2002): 21 – 29.

“Nietzsche’s Idea of ‘Bildung.’” Poiesis – A Journal of the Arts and Communication 4 (2002).


“Kafka’s “Das Urteil”: A Lesson in Reading.” Teaching Language Through Literature, XXII, 1 (1982): 30-38.

“Myth and History in Günter Grass’ Der Butt.Houston German Series 3 (1982): 32-42.


“Encounter with German Poetry: Paul Celan.” Teaching Language Through Literature, XIX, 1 (1979): 34-41.


“Reality and Symbol in Gerhart Hauptmann’s Bahnwärter Thiel.Teaching Language Through Literature, XVI, 2 (1977): 26-32.


Papers
“Nietzsche’s Philosophy of Science as Affirmative Nihilism” - International Conference on “Nietzsche’s Wissenschaftsphilosophie/Nietzsche’s Philosophy of Science,” Technische Universität Berlin, July 2010.

"Nietzsche’s Panpsychism as the Equation of Mind and Matter” (with Mark Cohen) - International Conference on “Nietzsche on Mind and Nature,” St. Peter's College, Oxford University, September 2009.


“Nietzsche and the Future of Art” (with Mark Cohen) - Nietzsche Circle, Deutsches Haus at NYU, December 9, 2005.


“The Effect of Nietzsche’s Aesthetics on the Artistic Developments of the Twentieth Century” (with Mark Cohen) - Nietzsche Circle, New York University, November 2005.

“Nietzsche and Derrida: A Return to Classicism” - European Graduate School, Saas Fee, Switzerland, August 10, 2005.

“Translating Robert Walser: Interpreting the Metamorphosis of Reality in/by Walser’s Writing” - Symposium on “Robert Walser in America,” New York University, March 2004.


“The Effect of Nietzsche’s Aesthetics on the Artistic Developments of the Twentieth Century” (with Mark Cohen) - International Conference on “Nietzsche, Art and Aesthetics,” University of Warwick, September 2003.

“Nietzsche’s Ontological Roots in Goethe’s Classicism” (with Mark Cohen) - International Conference on “Nietzsche and Classicism,” University of Glasgow, September 2002.


“The Energeticist Model of the Universe as Perpetuum Mobile and Nietzsche’s Notion of the Eternal Recurrence of the Same” (with Mark Cohen)  - The Friedrich Nietzsche Society’s 11th Annual Conference on “Nietzsche and Science,” Cambridge University, September 2001.


“The Philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche as a Bridge from 19th Century Atomistic Science to the Process Ontology of 20th Century Physics”  (with Mark Cohen) - Colloquium on “Symbiosis/Synergism: The Relationship Between Science, Literature, and Film,” West Virginia University, September 27-29, 2001.

“From Skepticism to Utopia: Musil’s Idea of ‘Essayism’” - International Conference on “Skepticism and the Literary Imagination,” New York University, September 21-23, 2000.


“The Idea of ‘Bildung’ in the Context of Nietzsche’s Process Ontology” - International Conference on “Nietzsche: Society, Culture and Education,” University of Durham (Britain), September 8-10, 2000.


“Times Square: Memories of the ‘Crossroads of the World’ vs. the Vision of ‘Main Street, USA” - International Conference on “Globalization and the New Urbanism: Public Culture and the Changing Space of Citizenship: New York and Berlin,” New York University, February 1-12, 2000.


“Musil’s ‘Other Condition’: Towards a Post-Modern Ethics” - Conference on “Postmodernism of the 1920’s-Robert Musil, Writer/Philosopher for Our Time,” New York University, December 1-2, 1995.

“The Beyond in Nietzsche’s Beyond Good and Evil: Reflections on a Post-nihilistic Ethics” - International Conference on “Culture and Nihilism” (On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Nietzsche’s birthday), Goethe Institut, Paris, October 13-15, 1994.

“Modernity as Violence: A Postmodern Critique of the Violence of Rationality and the Rationality of Violence” - Conference on War, Violence, and the Structure of Modernity, New York University, October 1993.

“Das Deutschlandbild in der amerikanischen Literatur der Nachkriegszeit” Literarischer Verein, New York, December 1989.


“Georg Lichtenberg (1742-1799): Der erste Schriftsteller des 20. Jahrhunderts?” Literarischer Verein, New York, October 1988.


“Sinn und Unsinn bei Christian Morgenstern” Literarischer Verein, New York, March 1987.


“Wozu Märchen? Funktion und Bedeutung des Märchens im Wandel der Zeit” Literarischer Verein, New York 1987.


“Martin Walser’s Das Einhorn: A Deconstructive View” International Conference on Martin Walser, University of West Virginia, spring 1985.


“Heinrich von Kleists ‘Über das Marionettentheater’” Literarischer Verein, New York, November 1984.


“The Maternal Motif in Kafka’s Work” Modern Language Association, December 1981.


“The Rose and the Wound: Images of Writing” Fifth American Imagery Conference, November 1981.


“Feminism and the Feminine in Annette von Droste-Hülshof” International Conference on Nineteenth Century Women Writers, Hofstra University, fall 1980.


“Rilke and American Poetry” Literarischer Verein, New York, May 1979.


“The Use of Myth in Grass’ Novel Der Butt” Modern Language Association, December 29, 1978.


“Die Sprache als Problem im Prosawerk Max Frischs” South Atlantic Modern Language Association, November 1977.


“Kierkegaard and Kafka: The Dialectic of Suffering” Modern Language Association, December 27, 1976.


“The Image of Androgyny in Musil’s Man Without Qualities North East Modern Language Association, spring 1976.

Updated on 08/11/2014