Dialectics and Culture

E.V. Ilyenkov and methodological problems of political economy

15 – 16 April 2023

The conference will be held on the ZOOM platform

Call for papers

Russian Philosophical Society
Center for Contemporary Marxist Studies, Faculty of Philosophy,
Moscow State University
Eastern Branch of the Kazakhstan Philosophical Congress – (Kazakhstan, Ust-Kamenogorsk)
XXIV International Scientific Conference

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Joining Hegel and Ilyenkov in “the realm of thinking”

A presentation by Corinna Lotz on 15 December 2022 to the Third International scientific conference “Hegelian studies” in Kyiv[i]

Hello dear colleagues and comrades

Thank you for inviting me to speak to you from London and for organising your conference under the constant threat of missile attacks by Putin’s regime on your country’s citizens and infrastructure.

For the International Friends of Ilyenkov and myself Ilyenkov has been an inspirational figure, in particular his championing of Hegelian dialectics from a materialist standpoint.

Evald Ilyenkov opposed the invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968. I am sure he would also have opposed Russia’s invasion and ongoing war against Ukraine.

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