I am currently working on a research project that is called 'A Theater of Ideas: Performance and Performativity in the Works of Søren Kierkegaard'. General description of this research project: Many interpreters have reflected on Kierkegaard’s poetics of indirect communication as a maieutic practice that takes place on the borderline between philosophy and literature. The aim of this research project is to re-interpret this poetics of indirect communication in terms of performance and performativity. I will argue that Kierkegaard develops ‘a theater of ideas’ in which philosophical and existential issues are performed rather than represented.…

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