Event and Time

2014.05.31 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Claude Romano, Event and Time, Stephen E. Lewis (tr.), Fordham University Press, 2014, 269pp., $32.00 (pbk), ISBN
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2014.05.31 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Claude Romano, Event and Time, Stephen E. Lewis (tr.), Fordham University Press, 2014, 269pp., $32.00 (pbk), ISBN 9780823255344. Reviewed by Andrea Staiti, Boston College Claude Romano is one of the leading figures in contemporary French phenomenology. He has published extensively on the subject, and his work has recently drawn the attention of Anglophone scholars. Event and Time is the second part of a two-volume project, which was originally published in French in 1998 and 1999. The first part is called Event and World, and it came out in English translation (also at Fordham University Press) in 2009. Given the centrality of the notion of event in French phenomenology, Romano's work is a must-read for everyone interested in the topic. To date there simply is no other philosophical study of the event as thorough and ambitious as Romano's. Before addressing the content of the book it is perhaps. . .

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