Organized by: Murat Aydede

Colloquia will be on Fridays from 3–5 in BUCH A202 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 2015

September 11th

Bronwyn Finnigan (Australian National University): “Inciting Fear to Achieve Fearlessness: A Puzzle in Buddhist Moral Philosophy” 

September 25th

Nick Riggle (New York University): “Beauty and Love

October 2nd

Rick Creath (Arizona State University): “Carnap and Ontology: Foreign Travel and Domestic Understanding”

October 16th

Dan Steel (UBC): “Confronting Ibsen’s Predicament: Epistemic Priority versus Aims Approaches to Values in Science”

October 23rd

Marshall Abrams (Alabama) TBA

November 13rd

Holger Andreas (UBCO) “Analyzing Causation by the Ramsey Test”


Spring 2016

January 29th

Peter Carruthers (Maryland) TBA

February 12th

Michael Blake (University of Washington) TBA

February 26th

Christine Tappolet (Montreal) TBA

March 18th

Tamar Schapiro (Stanford) TBA