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2018 - 2019 Philosophy Colloquium Series

All Colloquia are at 3:30 p.m. in Building 90, room 92Q, unless otherwise noted.

Free and open to the public.

Reception to follow at 5:30 p.m. in the Philosophy lounge.

Autumn Quarter 2018:

1. Jennifer Nagel: University of Toronto - October 5

2. Mark Schroeder: University of Southern California - October 12

3. Stephen Darwall: Yale University - November 2

4. Holly Smith: UC Berkeley - November 9

5. Mark Colyvan: University of Sydney - November 16

6. Lucas Stanczyk: Harvard University - November 30

Winter Quarter 2019:

1. David Enoch: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem - February 1 

2. Adam Crager: UC Los Angeles - February 8

3. Jane Friedman: New York University - March 1

Spring Quarter 2019:

1. Corine Besson: University of Sussex - April 5

2. Johann Frick: Princeton University - April 12

3. Nico Orlandi: UC Santa Cruz - May 3

4. Tamar Lando: UC Berkeley - May 10

5. Mariska Leunissen: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - May 31

Past Colloquia

May
18

Sarah Paul - Colloquium

3:30pm | Building 90, Room 92Q MAP

Grit

Many of our most important goals require months or even years of effort to achieve, and some never get achieved at all.  As social...

Oct
05

Jennifer Nagel Colloquium

3:30pm | Building 90, Room 92Q MAP

“Conversational Epistemics and Epistemology”

Some of the most interesting rules governing human conversations are epistemic in nature: in fact,...

Oct
12

Mark Schroeder Colloquium

3:30pm | Building 90, Room 92Q MAP

Relationship Pathologies

This talk will be about how people – even well-meaning people – can fail to understand one another in ways that are...

Nov
02

Hume Speaker: Stephen Darwall

3:30pm | Building 90, Room 92Q MAP

Gratitude as a Second-Personal Attitude (of the Heart)

P. F. Strawson lists gratitude as one of the distinctively second-...

Nov
09

Holly Smith Colloquium

3:30pm | Building 90, Room 92Q MAP

The Morality of Creating and Eliminating Duties

We often act in ways that create duties for ourselves: we adopt a child and become obligated to...

Nov
16

Mark Colyvan Colloquium

3:30pm | Building 90, Room 92Q MAP

Crime, Punishment, and Bare Statistical Evidence

Mark Colyvan (University of Sydney and LMU)

Abstract: Various real and imagined...
Nov
30

Lucas Stanczyk Colloquium

3:30pm | Building 90, Room 92Q MAP

Climate Change and the Structure of Intergenerational Justice

How quickly should the world reduce its greenhouse gas emissions? On the one...

Feb
01

Colloquium: David Enoch

3:30pm | Building 90, Room 92Q MAP

Title: False Consciousness for Liberals, Part I: Consent, Autonomy, and Adaptive Preferences

Abstract: 

The starting point regarding...

Feb
08

Adam Crager Colloquium

3:30pm | Building 90, Room 92Q MAP
Mar
01

Jane Friedman Colloquium

3:30pm | Building 90, Room 92Q MAP

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