The APJ is delighted to announce that our annual group session will be held at the Central Division of the American Philosophical Association on Wednesday, February 23th, 2022 at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel in Chicago, IL. This year’s session will be on the topic “The Philosophy of Jewish Halakha.”
Here is the schedule of the session; for a booklet of the abstracts for all of the talks, see here.
Chair: Dar Triffon-Reshef (Notre Dame)
|8:00 PM – 8:45 PM||Israel Cohen (Hebrew University)||What is a Halakhic Law?|
|8:45 PM – 9:30 PM||Shlomo Zuckier (Notre Dame)||Halakhic Ontologies: Some Preliminary Reflections|
|9:30 PM – 10:15 PM||Mark Zelcer (QCC, CUNY) & Leib Litman (Lander College, NY)||A Non-Ideal Experimental Philosophy of Halakhah|
|10:15 PM – 11:00 PM||Ben-Zion Ovadia (Tel Aviv Univesity)||`Cut Off its Head, Will it Not Die`?!: (Un)Intentional Action in the Talmud|
*The APA is currently planning on an in-person meeting with virtual backup plans.