Join us for a two-day colloquium comprising talks and workshops in ancient and medieval philosophy. The colloquium is organized by Martin Pickavé, Deborah Black, and Peter King.
Prof. Fleischaker’s research is primarily in moral and political philosophy, the history of philosophy, the philosophy of religion, and aesthetics. His talk is tentatively titled talk is “Empathy and Perspective: A Smithian Conception of Humanity.”
The History of Modern Philosophy Group is pleased to present the 2017 History of Metaphysics Conference: Infinity. The conference is organized by professors Karolina Hübner and Nick Stang.
Prof. Hickson’s recent research has focused on the history of 17-century philosophy, especially Descartes, Bayle, skepticism, and the problem of evil. Increasingly, his research includes both historical and contemporary issues related to conscience and toleration.
Prof. Atherton’s research interests include English philosophers of the early modern period, the work of women philosophers in the history of philosophy, and historical issues in the philosophy of psychology.
The conference is organized by professor Nick Stang. A more detailed schedule of events and speakers will be posted shortly.
The History of Philosophy Group is pleased to welcome guest speaker Marcy Lascano, professor at California State University, Long Beach. Prof. Lascano’s research interests lie primarily in the history of early modern philosophy, philosophy of religion, and metaphysics.
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.
A full schedule of speakers and events for Graduate Research Weekend will be announced shortly.
Talk Title: “Forgiveness and Negative Partiality”
Talk Title: “Collective Partiality”
Talk Title: “Appealing to Kuhn: Forced Incommensurability as a Method of Career Advancement”