Publications & Research

Engaging Heidegger by Richard CapobiancoEngaging Heidegger

by Richard Capobianco

Foreword by William J. Richardson

University of Toronto Press, April 2010/Paperback 2011

Topics include:

The centrality of the name of Being in Heidegger’s thinking; Being itself distinguished from beings in their beingness; Ereignis in relation to Being itself; an elucidation of die Lichtung and other key notions, especially in relation to Being itself; Heidegger’s "turn"; approaching the East; Heidegger and "building"; Heidegger and Lacan on Antigone; the rich and resonant existential implications of Heidegger’s "meditative thinking."

Journal Reviews:

De vida o muerte/Life and Death Matters De vida o muerte/ Life and Death Matters

by Antonio Barbagallo

Translated and with an Introduction by Richard Capobianco

Madrid, Spain: Verbum Editorial, 2004.

Heidegger Related Text Translations

Most Recent Articles

Earlier Articles

Selected Newspaper Articles and Op-Ed Essays

  • "Missed Chances Define Easton's Library Project," Easton Journal, January 22, 1999; one of a number of articles over several years.
  • "On the Road to College in Alice's Steps," Springfield Union-News, September 13, 1998.
  • "New Stonehill College Library Welcomes Easton Residents [an architectural review]," Easton Journal, August 21, 1998.
  • "No Cure for the Human Condition," Providence Journal, November 24, 1997.
  • "Reason to Celebrate New Richardson and Olmsted Schools [an architectural review]," Easton Journal, September 12, 1997.
  • "On the Yellow Brick Road to College," Boston Globe,August 31, 1997.
  • "An Exclusive Multiculturalism," Providence Journal, August 23, 1997.
  • "Ourselves, Our Machines," Providence Journal, June 4, 1997.
  • "Creating Yourself: Reflections on Emerson," Freshman Orientation Address 1995-96, Stonehill College Alumni Magazine.

Public Talks


Selected Book Reviews

  • Heidegger's Temporal Idealism by William Blattner (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999) in The Review of Metaphysics, 53:4, June 2000, 918-19.
  • Heidegger and the Ground of Ethics by Frederick Olafson(Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998) in The Review of Metaphysics, 53:1, September 1999, 186-87.
  • New World Architecture by Christian Norberg-Schulz (Princeton: Princeton Architectural Press, 1988) in Environmental and Architectural Phenomenology, 3:1, Winter 1992, 6.
  • Dwelling, Place and Environment: Towards a Phenomenology of Person and World, ed. Robert Mugerauer and David Seamon (New York: Columbia University Press, 1989) in International Philosophical Quarterly, 31:1, March 1991, 110-112.
  • Heidegger's Language and Thinking by Robert Mugerauer (Atlantic Highlands, NJ: Humanities Press International, 1988) in International Philosophical Quarterly, 30:2, June 1990, 262-264.
  • Did the Greeks Believe in Their Myths? An Essay on the Constitutive Imagination by Paul Veyne, trans. Paula Wissing (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1988) in International Philosophical Quarterly, 29:3, September 1989, 360-362.
  • A Godless JewFreud, Atheism and the Making of Psychoanalysis by Peter Gay (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987) in International Philosophical Quarterly, 29:1, March 1989, 110-11.