Journal for contemporary philosophy
The new issue is online.
This unusual issue of Krisis is something of a Festschrift for one of its long-time
editors, Pieter Pekelharing, on the occasion of Pieter's retirement as a
university lecturer. More than one generation of students, intellectuals,
colleagues and friends has been charmed, enlightened and inspired by Pieter's
seemingly boundedless enthousiasm for and interest in all things philosophical.
Pieter is the quintessential curious spirit, whose awe for the knowledge and
acumen of others is trumped only by his own desire and ability to absorb
philosophical thought and to share it with others. In line with Pieter's
selfless view on philosophy as an enterprise essentially shared and common, the
authors of the essays featured in this issue do not address his work or his
person, but discuss philosophical themes, subjects, and lines of thought that
honor Pieter's both idiosyncratic and universal take on philosophy and
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