Arts, Ontology, and Politics

Given the recent developments in the Covid-19 outbreak and based on the advice of university experts, the management of the University of Antwerp decided to cancel the physical version of the summer school.

Arts, Ontology, and Politics will take place in August 2021. The programme will remain mostly the same. If you want to stay tuned about the launch of the next edition, please sign up for the Antwerp Summer University newsletter.

The Antwerp Summer School in Philosophy and Society seeks to address philosophical issues and problems pertaining to recent developments in Western societies. Its specific aim is to reflect on some of the major themes and debates that have recently emerged in the public sphere. 

This edition will focus on the presence of Arts, Ontology, and Politics during an six-day intensive programme. With leading international scholars in the fields of philosophy and contemporary social and political philosophy. 

The summer school will take place from 26 August until 1 September 2021.