Professor Laurence Hemming

Professorial Scholar

Research Overview

Martin Heidegger’s thought, especially from the period 1936–1949; Heidegger’s discussion of Karl Marx; Heidegger’s reading of Hölderlin as an interpreter of the Presocratic Greeks; G. W. F. Hegel’s earlier thought (in the ‘Jena period’); philosophical conceptions of work and technology; Presocratic Greek thought; philosophies of subjectivity; the philosophy of management; Ernst Jünger and work; Gender and Queer studies.

Ernst Jünger’s The Worker – Dominion and Form
Participation in conference

10th Annual Madsen Lecture
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

The Same Again: Nietzsche, Sappho, Aphrodite
Invited talk

Two Public Lectures on Heidegger, Hölderlin and Technology
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

After Sexual Dimorphism: What Could Possibly Come Between Us?
Invited talk

New Technologies of Government and their Implications for Value
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Political Theology and Modernity
Participation in conference

Heidegger and the Global Age
Participation in conference

VI Simpósio de Estudos Clássicos da USP
Participation in conference

Amor E (Homo)Sexualidade na Antiguidade
Participation in conference

The Hermeneutics of Practice
Participation in conference

Modern Tragedy: Antigone in Contemporary Thinking
Participation in conference

The Question of Tragedy in 21st Century Business
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

31st North Texas Heidegger Symposium
Participation in conference

British Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies (Journal)
Publication peer-review

University of London
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

University of London
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Boston University
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Essential Work: Understanding Labour Power – Hegel, Nietzsche, Marx, and Contemporary Work - Lancaster University Management School
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Theoria and Praxis (Journal)
Editorial activity

Sharing Sacred Space: Protection of Cultural Heritage
Participation in conference

Managing to Avoid the Danger - Lancaster University Management School
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Society of Biblical Literature annual conference
Participation in conference

Heidegger and Marx: A Productive Dialogue
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

The Joys and Dangers of Experimentation
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Temple Studies Group day conference
Participation in conference

Study of Christian Ethics Annual Conference 2009
Participation in conference

“Alter ad Alterum: The Seraphic Voice in the Liturgy”: A Colloquium on the Possibilities for Chant
Participation in conference

Centre for German-Jewish Studies conference
Participation in conference

Heidegger’s ‘Movement of Nihilism’ as Political and Metaphysical Critique
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Studies in Fundamental Liturgy (Journal)
Editorial activity

Heidegger’s ‘Movement of Nihilism’ as Political and Metaphysical Critique
Participation in conference

Pope Benedict XVI and the Sacred Liturgy conference
Participation in conference

Heidegger’s ‘Last God’
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Society for the Study of Christian Ethics Postgraduate Forum
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Heidegger’s Last God: who now can still save us?
Participation in conference

Ecumenical Colloquium
Participation in conference

  • Management and Society
  • People, Work and Organisation