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March 2018

Good Friday (University closed)

Friday March 30, 2018
Closeup of flowers in front of Convocation Hall

For the 2017-18 university-wide holiday schedule, please visit the U of T HR and Equity website.

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Annual Toronto Workshop on Ancient Philosophy (ATWAP)

Friday March 30, 2018 - Saturday March 31, 2018
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100 (Main Floor Lecture Hall), 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Fyodor Bronnikov, Pythagoreans' Hymn to the Rising Sun, 1869, oil painting

New work on the Presocratics, feat. talks by Patricia Curd, André Laks, Claire Louguet, and more.

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April 2018

Logic and Philosophy of Science Group Talk (Laura Franklin-Hall, NYU)

Thursday April 5, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Laura Franklin-Hall

Laura Franklin-Hall, Associate Professor of Philosophy at New York University, researches problems in the philosophy of biology, the general philosophy of science, and metaphysics.

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2018 Undergraduate Philosophy Research Conference & Noēsis launch

Friday April 6, 2018 - Saturday April 7, 2018
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100 (Main Floor Lecture Hall), 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Covers of previous issues of Noesis journal

Every year, our department hosts a Philosophy Research Conference for undergraduate students to showcase top work at the university. This year's conference will feature 15-20 student talks, as well as a keynote presentation by Professor Samantha Brennan of the University of Guelph.

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Legal Theory Workshop: Véronique Munoz-Dardé (UC Berkeley, University College, London)

Friday April 6, 2018, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Véronique Munoz-Dardé

This workshop series brings leading legal and political philosophers from around the world to present their work in progress. This legal theory workshop welcomes Véronique Munoz-Dardé (UC Berkeley, University College, London).

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History of Modern Philosophy Group Talk (Marcy Lascano, Cal State, Long Beach)

Thursday April 12, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Prof. Lascano's research interests lie primarily in the history of early modern philosophy, philosophy of religion, and metaphysics. She will deliver a talk on "Reconsidering Astell’s relation to Locke: Mary Astell’s account of God’s existence and human freedom."

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Legal Theory Workshop: David Owens (King’s College London)

Friday April 13, 2018, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty of Law, Flavelle Building, Room 219, 78 Queen's Park Cres.
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C5 Canada
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David Owens

This workshop series brings leading legal and political philosophers from around the world to present their work in progress. This legal theory workshop welcomes David Owens, King’s College London, Department of Philosophy.

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Language, Epistemology, Metaphysics, and Mind Group Talk (Brie Gertler, University of Virginia)

Friday April 13, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Brie Gertler

Prof. Gertler's research is focused on the philosophy of mind, particularly self-knowledge, mental content, consciousness, and the self. She will deliver a talk on "Rational Agency".

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History of Modern Philosophy Group Talk (Samuel Fleischaker, Illinois)

Tuesday April 17, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Samuel Fleischacker

Prof. Fleischaker's research is primarily in moral and political philosophy, the history of philosophy, the philosophy of religion, and aesthetics. His talk is titled “Empathy and Perspective: A Smithian Conception of Humanity.”

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Ethics and Political Philosophy Group Talk (Federica Berdini, University of Bologna)

Wednesday April 18, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Federica Berdini

Federica Berdini received her PhD from the University of Bologna's Science, Cognition, and Technology program. Dr. Berdini's research is in philosophy of action and philosophy of psychology. Her talk is titled: "Agency's Constitutive Normativity: An Elucidation".

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Jewish Philosophy Research Group Talk (Gideon Freudenthal, Tel Aviv)

Thursday April 19, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Tel Aviv University logo

Gideon Freudenthal is professor in the Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas at Tel Aviv University. He will deliver a talk on "Salomon Maimon's philosophy: between myth and logical analysis."

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Language, Epistemology, Metaphysics, and Mind Group Talk (Amie Thomasson, Miami/Dartmouth)

Friday April 20, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Amie Thomasson

Amie L. Thomasson, professor of philosophy at Dartmouth College, will deliver a talk titled "How can we come to know metaphysical modal truths?” 

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