From the Politics of Compassion to Imagination: hannah Arendt on the Paradox of Distance and Engagement

Activity: Talk or presentation typesConference contribution (without a publication)Academic


This paper discusses Arendt’s critical exposition of the role of prosocial affects, compassion in particular, in public affairs and evaluates its timeliness in the context of todays’ upsurge of right-wing populism.
Period4 May 2024
Event titleZwischen Vergangenheit und Zukunft / Between Past and Future: wird 25
Event typeSymposium
LocationBerlin, Germany, BerlinShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational