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September 2017

SSHRC Faculty Workshop

Friday September 15, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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The Department of Philosophy invites faculty members interested in applying for Insight Grants or related funding initiatives to attend a workshop and information session in which resources will be shared among potential applicants. 

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Continental Philosophy Group Talk (Paula Schwebel, Ryerson)

Friday September 15, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Paula Schwebel

The department welcomes Paula Schwebel, assistant professor in the Department of Philosophy at Ryerson University. Prof. Schwebel's research interests include Frankfurt School critical theory, 20th-century and contemporary Continental philosophy, modern Jewish thought, social and political philosophy, and philosophy and literature. 

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Ethics and Political Philosophy Group Talk (Guy Kahane, Oxford)

Thursday September 21, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Guy Kahane stands at podium, talking.

The E+P Group welcomes Oxford's Associate Professor Guy Kahane, whose specializations are practical ethics, ethics, and moral psychology, with a particular focus on meta-ethics, value theory, applied ethics, and the evolution, psychology, and neuroscience of morality.

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Toronto Colloquium in Medieval Philosophy

Friday September 22 - Saturday September 23
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100 (Main Floor Lecture Hall), 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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closeup of 13th century parchment

Join us for a two-day colloquium comprising talks and workshops for graduate students and faculty working in ancient and/or medieval philosophy. The colloquium is organized by Martin Pickavé, Deborah Black and Peter King.

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Colloquium (Stephen Yablo, MIT)

Thursday September 28, 3:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100 (Main Floor Lecture Hall), 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Stephen Yablo, closeup of face.

Join Stephen Yablo for a colloquium at the Jackman Humanities Institute. Professor Yablo's work is on identity, essence, causation, intrinsicness, paradox, metaphor, properties, existence, definition, conceivability, and truth.

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Language, Epistemology, Metaphysics and Mind Group Talk (Roger White, MIT)

Friday September 29, 3:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Illustration of a brain with blue lightning bolts shooting out of it.

Roger White's work considers epistemology and the philosophy of science, including perceptual justification, applications of probability to reasoning, skepticism, induction, and the role of explanatory considerations in theory assessment.

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October 2017

Graduate Plenary Meeting

Thursday October 5, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100 (Main Floor Lecture Hall), 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Three grad students talk in the Conversation Lounge.

The Graduate Plenary meeting is a closed, internal meeting for members of the department.

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Joseph Boyle Memorial Event

Friday October 6, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
St. Michael’s College, 81 St Mary Street
Toronto, Ontario M5S 1J4 Canada
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Joseph Boyle

Joseph M. Boyle, Jr., was born in Philadelphia on July 30, 1942 and died on September 24, 2016. He was professor of philosophy at St. Michael’s College and the Department of Philosophy. He retired in 2013.

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CPAMP Talk (Peter Adamson, Munich)

Thursday October 12, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100 (Main Floor Lecture Hall), 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Peter Adamson

The Collaborative Program in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy is pleased to welcome Distinguished Visitor Dr. Peter Adamson from the Munich School of Ancient Philosophy (MUSAΦ) .

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Leibniz Society of North America Meetings

Friday October 13 - Sunday October 15
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100 (Main Floor Lecture Hall), 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Multiples of Leibniz' face in different colours. (Warholesque).

The Society's 11th Annual Conference will be co-hosted by the University of Toronto and McMaster University in 2017. Speakers at this two-day conference will include Julia Jorati (Ohio State University), Stephen Puryear (North Carolina State University), Martha Bolton (Rutgers University), and more. 

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Academic job market placement – Q+A with alumni

Friday October 13, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 401, 170 St. George St.
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Anthony Bruno

Guest speakers and U of T alumni Adam Harmer (UC Riverside), Owen Ware (UTM), and Anthony Bruno (McGill University) will answer questions about their experiences in the academic job market. 

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Logic and Philosophy of Science Group Talk (Collin Rice, Bryn Mawr)

Friday October 13, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Collin Rice

Prof. Rice's research areas focus on philosophy of science, philosophy of biology, and philosophy of mind, including cognitive science.

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