Events

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Upcoming Events (Fall 2013)

Ali Fatollahi (Princeton) 
Biased Assimilation and Belief Polarization
Friday, March 21, 3:00-5:00 
AH 512

Nicoletta Orlandi (Rice)
Seeing without Inference
Friday, March 28, 3:00-5:00
Location TBA

Andrew Kania (Trinity) 
An Imaginative Theory of Musical Space and Movement
Friday, April 25, 3:00-5:00 
Location TBA

Previous Events

Fall 2013

Walter Sinnott-Armstrong (Duke)
Friday, November 15, 3:00-5:00
Does Neuroscience Undermine Responsibility?
PGH 232

Joseph Rouse (Wesleyan)
Lone Star Tour Lecture
Friday, October 18th, 3:00-5:00
Two Concepts of Objectivity
Room TBA
Reception to follow 

Cameron Buckner (UH)
Friday, Oct 4, 1:00-3:00
UH Networks Seminar
Semantic Networks in the Humanities
SEC 206

Hagop Sarkissian (City University of New York, Baruch College)
Friday, September 13th, 3:00-5:00
Resonance Ethics
Room TBA
Reception to follow in AH 512

Spring 2013

Daniel Povinelli (University of Louisiana)
Friday, March 22nd
Journal Club and Grad Student Lunch
Details TBA

Jenann Ismael (University of Arizona)
Friday, April 5th
Details TBA

David Bourget (University of London)
Lecture 1 (Digital Humanities Lecture Series): PhilPapers-A Platform for Digital Philosophy
Sponsored by the El Paso Corporation Lecture Series
Monday, February 25th
4:00-6:00 Roy G. Cullen 104
Lecture 2: What Is It to Grasp an Idea?
Tuesday, February 26th
5:30-7:30, Roy G. Cullen 104

Printmaking & Philosophy of Art Workshop
Feb 21st - Feb 23rd
See external site here for details

Justin Coates (University of Chicago)
Friday, February 15
Blame and Forgiveness
3:00-5:00, Room TBA

Daniel Koltonski (Amherst College)
*RESCHEDULED*
Tuesday, February 12
Friendship, Moral Disagreement and Political Obligation
5:00-7:00, TBA

Kathleen Higgins (University of Texas)
Friday, February 8th
Grief and Aesthetics:  The Unrecognized Connection
3-5 pm AH 202

Evan Williams (Purdue)
Friday, January 25th
Compensation for Risk
3:00-5:00, Room TBA

Iskra Fileva (UNC, Chapel Hill)
Friday, January 25th
The Sources of Passivity
3:00-5:00, AH 303

Fall 2012

Russ Schafer-Landau (University of Wisconsin, Madison)
Friday, December 7th
Moral Realism vs. Moral Constructivism:  Normativity & Grounding
3-5:00, AH 302

Ruth Grant (Duke)
Friday, November 30
Strings Attached: Untangling the Ethics of Incentives
5:00
The Honors College Commons

Christy Mag Uidhir (University of Houston)
Friday, November 30
Art, Metaphysics, & the Paradox of Standards
4:00-6:00 PM
Rice University, Humanities Building #119

Robert Howell (Southern Methodist)
Cogito Contextualism
3:00-5:00, AH 230
Friday, November 2nd

Tom Hurka (Toronto)
Aristotle on Virtue:  Wrong, Wrong, and Wrong
AH 106
3:00-5:00
Friday, October 26th

Richard Boyd (Cornell)
Evolutionary Theory as Methodological Anesthesia:  Methodological and Philosophical Lessons from Evolutionary Psychology
3:00-5:00 PGH 232
Friday, October 19th

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