The Forum on Contemporary Europe and the leading
publishing house Suhrkamp Verlag are pleased to announce the first in a series
of visiting lecturers by Stanford and European authors, whose works are being
published in editions by Suhrkamp, for significant impact on the worlds of
scholarship and policy.
The first visiting lecture will feature Stanford
Professor Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht, speaking on his new book, Geist und
Materie. Zur Aktualität von Erwin Schrödinger.
This event will be hosted on December 12, 2008, by Suhrkamp publishers, at their
Berlin residence. Co-sponsors of this
exchange include FCE, Suhrkamp Verlag, the Stanford Division of Humanities and
Sciences, the Stanford Humanities Center, the Stanford Club of Germany, the German Stanford Association, and the Stanford Department of German Studies.