Global Philosophy Group Talk (Nilanjan Das, University College London)
Friday September 18, 2020, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The newly created Global Philosophy Research Interest Group is thrilled to welcome Nilanjan Das as its inaugural speaker. Dr. Das is a permanent lecturer in the Department of Philosophy at University College London. He completed his PhD at MIT, was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and taught at NYU Shanghai. His interests lie in epistemology. classical Indian philosophy in Sanskrit, and moral philosophy. Dr. Das’s current work in epistemology focuses on topics related to knowledge, rational defeat, and externalist conceptions of evidence. In classical Indian philosophy, he is at the moment primarily concerned with texts belonging to the Nyāya tradition.
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