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Scholarly Works

Silvia Benso
Professor

2013 Submissions

Full Length Book

Benso, Silvia. Truth and Interpretation by Luigi Pareyson. Albany, NY: SUNY, 2013. Print.

Invited Presentations/Keynotes

Benso, Silvia. "The Eternal Return of the Will in Levinas' Totality and Infinity." Levinas Research Seminar. Stonybrook University-Manhattan Campus. New York, NY. 28 Apr. 2013. Conference Presentation.

Benso, Silvia. "Thresholds of Time: The Present Between Narration and Translation." Theologische Fakultät. Humboldt Universität. Berlin, Germany. 4 Jul. 2013. Lecture.

Benso, Silvia. "When Heidegger's Tower Dweller Takes a Walk: On Thinkers, Poets, and Mysterious Guests." Collegium Phenomenologicum. Collegium Phenomenologicum. Città di Castello, Italy. 9 Jul. 2013. Lecture. ∆

Benso, Silvia. "The Faces of Responsibility: On François Raffoul's The Origins of Responsibility." Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy. University of Oregon. Eugene, OR. 26 Oct. 2013. Conference Presentation. ∆

2011 Submissions

Journal Paper

Guglielminetti, Enrico, et al. "Thinking of Work." SpazioFilosofico. 1 (2011). Web.

Book Chapter

Benso, Silvia. "Introduction: Struggling with the Angel:Time, Finitude, and Metaphysical Sentiment." The Possible Present. Ed. Ugo Perone. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2011. IX-XVIII. Print. ∆

Invited Presentations/Keynotes

Benso, Silvia. "Stoic Cosmopolitanism Between Now and Then: Embodied Citizens of the World." Ancient Philosophy Society. Utah Valley University. Sundance Resort, Salt Lake City, UT. 13 Apr. 2011. Keynote Speech. ∆

Benso, Silvia. "Hermeneutic Communism Between Archeology and Eschatology: Is Anything Missing?" Hermeneutic Communism Conference. Stony Brook University. Manhattan Campus, New York, NY. 19 Oct. 2011. Conference Presentation. ∆

Benso, Silvia. "Gianni Vattimo's Politics Between Reformism and Revolution." Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy. Villanova University/Penn State University. Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 21 Oct. 2011. Conference Presentation.

2012 Submissions

Book Chapter

Benso, Silvia. "Earthly Mortality and Other: From Levinas to Economic Sustainability." Faces of Nature: Levinasian Ethics and Enviromental Philosophy. Pittsburgh, PA: Duquesne University Press, 2012. 11-28. Print. *

Benso, Silvia. "Parchi e giardini urbani ovvero la natura resa pubblica (a partire da Hannah Arendt) [Urban Parks and Gardens, Or Nature Made Public (Following Up on Hannah Arendt)]." Filosofia e spazio pubblico [Philosophy and Public Space]. Bologna, Italy: II Mulino, 2012. 243-258. Print.

Benso, Silvia. "Joy Beyond Boredom: Totality and Infinity as a Work of Wonder." Totality and Infinity at 50. Pittsburgh, PA: Duquesne University Press, 2012. 11-28. Print. *

Journal Editor

Benso, Silvia, ed. Aesthetics of the Virtual. Albany: SUNY Press, 2012. Print.

2010 Submissions

Published Review

Benso, Silvia. Rev. of Plato and Levinas: The Ambiguous Out-side of Ethics, by Tanja Straehler. Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, October 2010. Web.

Editor (book or journal)

Benso, Silvia and Brian Schroeder, eds. Between Nihilism and Politics: The Hermeneutics of Gianni Vattimo. Albany: SUNY Press, 2010. Print.

Published Article

Benso, Silvia and Brian Schroeder. “Italian Philosophy Between 1980-1995.” The History of Continental Philosophy. Vol. 7: Post-Poststructuralism. Ed. Alan Schrift and Rosi Braidotti. Chesham, UK: Acumen Publishing, 2010. 83-110. Print.

Benso, Silvia. “Emancipation and the Future of the Utopian: On Vattimo’s Philosophy of History.” Between Nihilism and Politics: The Hermeneutics of Gianni Vattimo. Ed. Silvio Benso and Brian Schroeder. Albany: SUNY Press, 2010. 203-219. Print.