Colloquia

Organized by: Roberta Ballarin

Colloquia will be on Fridays from 3-5 pm in BUCH A201 unless noted otherwise. There will be a 45–60 minute presentation, followed by a brief break, then a question and answer period. UBC Philosophy colloquia are always free and open to the public.

 

Fall 2016

September 23, 2016

Luvell E Anderson (University of Memphis): Hermeneutical Impasses

October 14, 2016

Sara Bernstein (University of Notre Dame): Causal and Moral Indeterminacy

October 28, 2016

Robin Jeshion (University of Southern California – LA): The Social Dimension of Slurs

November 4, 2016

Daniel Singer (University of Pennsylvania): Sophisticated Epistemic Consequentialism

November 25, 2016

Rosemary Twomey (Simon Fraser University): The Analogy Between Acquiring First Principles and Acquiring Virtue in Posterior Analytics