Memorial Service for Krzysztof Michalski, Monday, October 28th 6-8pm

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October 22nd, 2013

A memorial service and reception  will be held in celebration of the life and career of the late Krzysztof
Michalski, (June 8, 1948 – February 10, 2013). Professor of Philosophy at Boston University and the
University of Warsaw, Founder and Rektor of Das Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen (Wien).  A small reception will be held afterwards.

Speakers and Tributes:

  • Welcome, Professor Alan M. Olson, Department of Religion.
  • “Reflections on a Life”, His Excellency Arthur L. Kennedy, Auxiliary Bishop, Archdiocese of Boston, and Rector, Saint John’s Seminary, Brighton, Massachusetts
  • “Krzysztof Michalski als Erzieher” by Professor James Dodd, followed by a discussion of Krzyszof Michalski’s The Flame of Eternity: An Interpretation of the Philosophy of Nietzsche (Princeton, 2012), led by Professor James Dodd, Chairman, Department of Philosophy, New School for Social Research (NYC)
  • Tributes by colleagues, students and friends in attendance (at random)
  • FIRST MOVEMENT OF Mendelssohn’s string quartet in F-minor: BU CFA STUDENT STRINGQUARTET
  • Reception and refreshments

Date: Monday, October 28, 2013 from 6-8 PM
Location: Boston University Castle, 225 Bay State Road, Boston 02215

To RSVP, please send an email to philda@bu.edu to confirm your attendance.