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Philosophy Events 2015–2016

General Colloquium

Sunday, November 1, 2015, 12:00 a.m.

Departmental Events

Other Events

Past Colloquia

General Colloquia

Colloquia are on selected Fridays from 3:30pm to 5:30pm, and will take place in the second floor seminar room (room 202), 5 Washington Place, unless otherwise noted. Refreshments will be served. For more information, please call the department at (212) 998-8320.

Additional 2015–16 colloquia announcements to come.

Fall 2015

September 11John Kulvicki (Dartmouth) "Auditory Perspectives" Show abstract.
October 2
4:15–6:15 p.m.
Joseph Raz (2015 Mala Kamm Lecture) "Intention and Value" — 5 Washington Place, Room 101
October 9Sarah-Jane Leslie (2015 Diversity Lecture) (Princeton) "Cultures of Genius: Why women are underrepresented in certain academic disciplines" Show abstract.
October 23Miranda Fricker (University of Sheffield) "Epistemic Agent-Regret" Show abstract.
October 30Stewart Shapiro (Ohio State University) "Potential infinity: a modal account" Show abstract.
November 20 Susanna Rinard (Harvard) "Skepticism and Doxastic Adventures" Show abstract.
December 11 Jamie Dreier (Brown) "World-Centered Value"

Spring 2016

April 8 Amia Srinivasan (All Souls College, Oxford)
April 22 Jenann Ismael (U. of Arizona)

Mind and Language Seminar

Schedule TBA.

Washington Square Circle

Schedule TBA.

Joint events with the New York Institute of Philosophy

September 25
1–2:30 p.m.
Julia Wise "Effective Altruism" (Philosophy, room 202)
October 16
7–9 pm
Tamar Gendler (Yale) "Self-Regulation: A Recipe Book for Foragers" Show abstract.
(Jurow Hall, 100 Washington Square East)
February 26, March 1, and March 4Peter Railton (U. of Michigan): Time/location TBA.

Brown Bag Talks

April 1
12:30–2 p.m.
Örsan Oymen (Isik University, Istanbul) "Scepticism in Sextus, Hume and Nietzsche"

Lunchtime Talk Series

Lunchtime talks are open to department members only.

September 18
1–2 p.m.
Dan Hoek "Logical Omniscience and the Epistemology of Phone Numbers"