CURRICULUM VITÆ

 

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION:

Email: madalina.guzun@phenomenology.ro

https://institute.phenomenology.ro/researchers/dr-madalina-guzun/

 

Membership:

Romanian Society for Phenomenology

Institute of Philosophy “Alexandru Dragomir”

British Society for Phenomenology

 

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE:

RESEARCH

  • June 2018 – April 2020: Post-doctoral Researcher at the Institute of Philosophy “Alexandru Dragomir” / Romanian Society for Phenomenology (SRF), within the UEFISCDI research project Finitude and Meaning. Phenomenological Perspectives on History in the Light of the Paul Ricoeur Jan Patočka Relationship, Project Director: Dr. Paul Marinescu.
  • November 2019: Research Stage, İstanbul 29 Mayıs Üniversitesi, Philosophy Department, Research Mentor: Prof. Emre Şan.

TEACHING

  • 2019 – 2020, Summer semester: Invited Lecturer at the University of Bucharest, Faculty of Philosophy, Romania, Summer Semester 2019 – 2020, Title of the course: “On Language: Heidegger and Merleau-Ponty”.
  • 2019 – 2020, Winter semester: Invited Lecturer at the University of Bucharest, Faculty of Philosophy, Romania, Winter Semester 2019 – 2020, Title of the course: “Heidegger and Heraclitus”.
  • 2018, February: Invited Lecturer at the University of Bristol, United Kingdom, Title of the course: “Heidegger and the Problem of Death”.

 

CONFERENCE ORGANIZATION

“History, Meaning and Translation” (Istorie, sens și traducere), in collaboration with Dr. Paul Marinescu, Institute of Philosophy “Alexandru Dragomir”, Bucharest, February 2020.

 

LANGUAGES:

Mother tongue:  Romanian

C2/C1:             French, English (Cambridge Advanced Exam)

C1:                   German (Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang 3)

B2:                   Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish

A2/B1:             Italian, Persian

A1/A2:              Arabic

Reading:            Ancient Greek (Græcum)

 

ACADEMIC STUDIES:

2019 – 2021:   Master’s Studies: Islamic Space: Societies, Cultures, Mentalities (“Spațiul islamic: societăți, culturi, mentalități”), University of Bucharest, Faculty of Foreign Languages, Department of Oriental Languages and Literatures, Romania.

 

2013 – 2017:   PhD (Co-tutelle): Penser le logos et la traduction à partir de Martin Heidegger (“Thinking about logos and Translation in Martin Heidegger and beyond), under the supervision of:

Prof. Peter Trawny (Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany),

Prof. Emmanuel Cattin (Université Paris Sorbonne, France).

 

Award: Summa cum laude / Très honourable avec les felicitations du jury à l’unanimité.

Defense: Université Paris-Sorbonne, November 2017.

Jury: Prof. Emmanuel Cattin (Paris), Prof. Bogdan Mincă (Bucharest), Prof. Inga Römer (Grenoble), Prof. Alexander Schnell (Wuppertal), Prof. Peter Trawny (Wuppertal).

 

2011 – 2013:   Master’s Studies Erasmus Mundus Europhilosophie / Philosophies allemande et française dans l’espace européen, Final grade 18 / 20:

Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic (2012/2013)

Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil (2012, Summer Semester)

Université Toulouse – Jean Jaurès, France (2011, Winter Semester)

 

Master’s Thesis: Will to Power and Eternal Return: A Critical Reading of Heidegger’s Interpretation of Nietzsche, under the supervision of Prof. Hans Rainer Sepp.

 

2008 – 2011:    Bachelor Studies: Philosophy, History of Philosophy and Philosophy of Culture, Final grade 10/10:

University of Bucharest, Romania (2008/2010, 2010/2011)

Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France (2010, Summer Semester, Erasmus)

 

Bachelor Thesis: Heidegger and Plato: aletheia as Place of an Encounter (“Heidegger și Platon: aletheia ca loc al unei întâlniri”), under the supervision of Prof. Bogdan Mincă.

 

2004 – 2008:    High School studies, Bilingual English Philology Class

National College “Ion Luca Caragiale”, Ploieşti, Romania

 

SCHOLARSHIPS:

2019 – 2021:    Master’s Excellence Scholarship, University of Bucharest

2017:               PhD Final Scholarship (Abschlussstipendium), Bergische Universität Wuppertal

2016 – 2017:    Ierunca-Lovinescu Scholarship, Romanian Ministry for Foreign Affairs

2013 – 2017:    PhD Scholarship (Begabtenförderung), Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Germany

2011 – 2013:    Master’s Scholarship, Erasmus Mundus Europhilosophie

2010:               Erasmus Scholarship, Université de Bourgogne

2009 – 2011:    Bachelor Excellence Scholarship, University of Bucharest

 

PUBLICATIONS:

BOOK

Eternal Return and the Metaphysics of Presence. A Critical Reading of Heidegger’s Nietzsche, Nordhausen, Traugott Bautz Verlag, 2014.

 

ARTICLES

Aletheia: La vérité des traductions philosophiques en tant que traduction de la vérité. À la rencontre de Martin Heidegger, Paul Ricœur et Antoine Berman”. Labyrinth: An International Journal for Philosophy, Value Theory and Sociocultural Hermeneutics, Vol. 21, No. 2, Winter 2019, 39 – 60.

“Briser le silence: Le déploiement de la langue comme traduction du silence en son chez Martin Heidegger”. Studia Phaenomenologica, XIX, 2019, 263 – 287.

“Translation as an Ethical Relationship between Ethics and Politics. An Interpretive Reading of Emmanuel Levinas”. Religions 2019, 10, 135.

“L’éthique de l’amour en tant que traduction de l’histoire et de la finitude. Un essai à partir de Paul Ricœur”. Critical Hermeneutics, vol. 3(2), 2019.

“Asymétrie et brisure de la traduction. Rencontrer Heidegger à l’encontre de Ricœur”, under evaluation for the special number of Revue des Sciences HumainesRepenser la traduction” / 2021.

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

“Das Vermögen des Mögens ist es, “kraft” dessen etwas eigentlich zu sein vermag” / “Putința îndrăgirii este aceea “prin forța” căreia ceva este capabil să fie în chip autentic”. C. Ciocan, B. Mincă (ed.), Heidegger și Scrisoarea despre « umanism » – după 70 de ani, Bucharest, Zeta Books, 2019, 241 – 276.

“De la vie dans l’homme à l’homme dans le Logos: repenser la question anthropologique avec Heidegger et Merleau-Ponty”. T. Ebke, C. Zanfi (ed.), Das Leben im Menschen oder der Mensch im Leben? Deutsch-Französische Genealogien zwischen Anthropologie und Anti-Humanismus, Potsdam, Universitätsverlag Potsdam, 2017, 455 – 468.

“L’accueil de la littérature”. F. Colotte, D. Rînciog (ed.), Ethos/Pathos/Logos. Le sens et la place de la persuasion dans le discours linguistique et littéraire, Paris, L’Harmattan, 2014, 61 – 70.

 

VARIA

Heidegger und die Juden. Chronique du colloque international du Martin Heidegger Institut, Wuppertal, 30 octobre-1er novembre 2014”, in Bulletin heideggérien, 5 / 2015, pp. 17 – 23.

“Pe limba filosofiei”, in Revista Timpul, 198 / Septembre 2015.

 

 

TRANSLATION:

Paul Ricœur, Réflexion faite. Autobiographie intellectuelle, Paris, Esprit, 1995. Translated into Romanian, to be published at Spandugino Publishing House, Bucharest, 2022.

 

 

 

CONFERENCES (SELECTION):

Searching for the Lost Original. A Philosophical History of Translation (“În căutarea originalului pierdut. Pentru o istorie filozofică a traducerii”) / Historicity and Translation, Bucharest, February 2020 (Romania).

Qu’est-ce que la traduction? / Bucharest University, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literature, January 2020 (Romania).

The Problem of Historicity in Translation / İstanbul 29 Mayıs Üniversitesi, November 2019 (Turkey).

The Emergence of History. Patočka, Ricœur and the Heraclitean Polemos / “Shifting Roles. The Manifold Identities of Phenomenology”, Bucharest, September 2019 (Romania).

Historicity and Language in Jan Patočka’s Philosophy / British Society for Phenomenology Annual Conference 2019, Manchester, September 2019 (United Kingdom).

L’éthique de l’amour est-elle une transgression de l’histoire et de la finitude? Un essai à partir de Paul Ricœur / Congreso Internacional La filosofía y el amor, Universidad de Salamanca, October 2018 (Spain).

Quel sens donner à l’Ereignis? Penser au-delà de l’un et du multiple avec Martin Heidegger et Reiner Schürmann / Bergische Universität Wuppertal, February 2017 (Germany).

Unterwegs im Spätdenken Heideggers. Vom Logos zur Sprache / Bergische Universität Wuppertal, June 2015 (Germany).

Heideggers Heraklitsauslegung / Philosophisches Café Wuppertal, June 2015 (Germany).

Europe before Europe – How to Define a Space? / Stage d’hiver Europhilosophie, February 2015, Charles University in Prague (Czech Republic).

L’être comme altérité originaire / Journée doctorale Europhilosophie Penser l’altérité, November 2014, Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium).

L’infini, “s’il y en a”. Derrida, lecteur de Heidegger / Journée d’études Lire Heidegger. Réflexions sur les lectures de Heidegger dans la philosophie française contemporaine, under the direction of Didier Franck, October 2014, University of Toulouse Jean-Jaures (France).

Parler du Logos. À partir de Merleau-Ponty et de Heidegger / Journées de recherches doctorales en phénoménologies, under the direction of László Tengelyi, March 2014, Superior Institute of Philosophy, Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium).

Philia et polemos chez Heidegger et Derrida / Workshops of the European Summer University OFFRES, Logiques et langages du conflit, July 2013, Trnava (Slovakia).

La critique du sujet dans l’interprétation heideggérienne de Nietzsche / Journée d’études Socialité et subjectivité. La question de l’héritage dans la philosophie contemporaine, March 2013, Academy of Sciences, Prague (Czech Republic).

La traduction: parler de l’intérieur, parler du monde / Summer School Interactions des philosophies allemande et française contemporaines, University of Toulouse II-Le Mirail / University of Bonn, September 2012, Toulouse (France).

La vie comme facticité. Sur Heidegger et Ricœur / Workshop Contemporary Philosophy, International Colloquium Le moment du vivant, August 2012, Cerisy-la-Salle (France).

La question de la phénoménologie, à partir de Heidegger jusqu’à sa réception française / Journées d’études Philosophie française contemporaine, May 2012, Federal University of São Carlos (Brazil).

L’éthique chez Derrida, à partir de Heidegger / Spring Workshop Europhilosophie, February 2012, École Normale Supérieure, Paris (France).

 

 

ACADEMIC SEMINARS:

2019 / 2020: Phenomenological Readings of Plato, University of Bucharest (Romania).

2019, August – Phenomenology: Husserl and Heidegger (“Fenomenoloji: Husserl ve Heidegger”), Tiyatro Medresesi, Şirince (Turkey).

2018, November – Heidegger and the Classics Seminar, University of London (United Kingdom).

2018, August – The Phenomenological Reading Circle (“Cercul de lecture fenomenologice”), University of Bucharest, Faculty of Philosophy, Bucharest (Romania).

2018, July – Levinas Summer Seminar Ideology and Justice, University of Chicago Center, Paris (France).

2017, June – Konrad Adenauer, Sankt Petersburg – Fenster nach Europa, Sankt Petersburg (Russia).

2015, September – Konrad Adenauer, Europäische Perspektive der Ukraine, Kiev / Lviv (Ucraine).

2014, March – Konrad Adenauer, Europa – woher, wohin? Philosophische Perspektiven, Wesseling (Germany).

2013 – 2014: Reading Group Lesekreis für Phänomenologie in Wuppertal (Germany).

2013, July – European Summer University OFFRES, Logiques et langages du conflit, Trnava (Slovakia).

2008 / 2007 / 2006 / 2005, July – Sighet Summer School Communism and Recent History (Romania).

 

 

LANGUAGE COURSES:

2019 / 2021: Persian language course, University of Bucharest, Faculty of Foreign Languages (Romania).

2019 / 2020: B2 Türkçe dil kursu, Yunus Emre Enstitüsü, Bucharest (Romania).

2019: B1 Türkçe dil kursu, Yunus Emre Enstitüsü, Bucharest (Romania).

2015 / 2016 – Ancient Greek language intensive course, Bergische Universität, Wuppertal (Germany).

2015, August – B1, Türkçe Dil kursu, Tömer Institute, Istanbul (Turkey).

2013 – 2014: Türkish als Fremdsprache, Bergische Universität Wuppertal.

2012 – 2013: B1-B2, Deutsch als Fremdsprache, Goethe Institut, Prague (The Czech Republic).

2009, September – B1, Deutsch als Fremdsprache, Albert Ludwigs Universität, Freiburg (Germany).

 

 

VOLUNTEERING:

2017, January – December: Intern trainee at the Embassy of Romania to France, Paris.

2008 – 2009: Interviews with former political prisoners under the communist regime in Romania and the Republic of Moldavia, The Department of Oral History of the Civic Academy, Romania.