Loyola University Chicago

Department of Theology

Hille Haker Public Lectures 2016 - 2017

 Lectures 2018

  • June 27, 2018: Deutscher Ethikrat: Herausforderungen für die Menschenwürde durch Neue Technologien. Keynote Lecture: Geschichte und Begriff der Menschenwürde
  • June 24-25, 2018: Inselspital Bern, Medical Ethics. Lecture: Verletzlichkeit und Anteilnahme. Seelsorge zwischen kirchlich-konfessionellen und klinischem Angebot. Lecture: Zwischen Schweigen und Sprechen. Narrative Ethik und die Ars Patientia Workshop Narrative Ethics, Inselspital Bern: Seelsorge Heute
  • June 22, 2018: WHO Conference: Spiritual Care im Fokus globaler Gesundheitspolitik, University of Zurich, Switzerland Lecture: Leide und Compassion. Zum Status der spiritual care in der Medizinethik
  • JUNE 15, 2018: Graduate Course in Bioethics, Neiswanger Institute, Loyola University Chicago. Lecture: The Silent Language of Suffering. A Hermeneutical Phenomenology of Illness Narratives
  • May 17-19, 2018: 17th Annual Conference of the International Social Theory Consortium. Modernity Between the Damaged Life and Sane Society: Social Theory in the Age of Urgency. Chicago. Lecture: Vulnerable Agency. Panel Discussion: The Work of Axel Honneth
  • April 23-24, 2018: World Parliament of Religion Conference, University of Chicago. Lecture: Global Ethics in the 21st Century
  • March 19, 2018: Conference „Das Außer-Ordentliche (in) der Gerechtigkeit: Pluralität, Differenz und das Gleichheitsprinzip“, University of Luzern, Switzerland. Lecture: „Jedem das Seine, Mir alles“,
  • March 12/13, 2018: Religious Freedom Conference, Loyola University Chicago. Lecture: Religious Freedom. Response to Leslie Griffin.
  • 9. January 4-7, 2018: Society of Christian Ethics Annual Conference. Panel Discussion: Philosophical and Theological Ethics

 Lectures 2017 

  • Society at the Annual Conference of the Society of Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy, Memphis, TS, Oct. 19, 2017. Lecture and Panel Discussion “Signs and Wonders. Theology after Modernity” (Ellen Armour).
  • Conference on the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation, Loyola University Chicago, Oct. 18th, 2017. Panel Moderation: Luther’s Freedom of the Will. 
  • “Giving an Account of Evil” – Annual Conference of Societas Ethica, Volos, Greece. Organizer and Chair as President of Societas Ethica; August 24-27, 2017. Lecture: Evil and Vulnerable Agency.
  • Critical Theory Conference, Rome: May 11-13, 2017. Keynote Lecture: “The ‘tickling in the heels’ – Kafka, Benjamin, and Postcolonialism”.
  • Midwest Sociological Society: “Globalization: Promises, Possibilities, and Pitfalls”, Annual Meeting 2017, held jointly with the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction, Count Stone Symposium “21ST Century Interactionism” March 30 – April 2, 2017. Lecture: “Recognizing (Mis-)Recognition”. Panel Discussion: Lauren Langman “God, Gold, Gun, and Glory”
  • Political Theology Lecture Series Spring 2017, Loyola University Chicago, March 21, 2017: Panel Presentation: Political Theology
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting, Boston, February 18, 2017. Panel Moderator: "The role of values in delivering science advice for policy"
  • McCormick Lecture: Public Moral Discourse, Robin Lovin, Loyola University Chicago, Feb. 22nd, 2017. Response to Robin Lovin
  • International Conference: „Leiden in Medizin, Theologie und Medizinethik“ / „Suffering in Medicine,Theology and Medical Ethics“, Frankfurt 8.-10. March 2017 (Co-Chair). Lecture: Suffering – a Fundamental Category of Theology? A Dialogue Between Fundamental Theology and Ethics: Knut Wenzel, Frankfurt; Hille Haker, Chicago
  • Cooperation Meeting and Workshop between University of Frankfurt and Loyola University Chicago. May 15-19, 2017, Loyola University Chicago (Organizer and Chair). Workshop: Medical Ethics in Healthcare Chaplaincy.