Colloquium

Philosophy colloquia program takes place most Mondays of each academic quarter from 2-4PM in H&SS 7077 in John Muir College, unless noted otherwise. A reception for the colloquium speaker follows the talk in H&SS 7076.

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Schedule 2014-15


Fall Quarter 2014

October 10
Connie Rosati (University of Arizona)
"Welfare and Rational Fit" - abstract
Note! This event takes place on a FRIDAY 4-6PM.

October 13
Michael McKenna (University of Arizona)
"Facing the Luck Problem for Compatibilists" - abstract

October 27
Calvin Normore (UC Los Angeles)
"What is in the Picture? Descartes and Some Scholastics on Thought and Representation" - abstract

December 8
James Weatherall (UC Irvine)
"Theoretical Structure and Theoretical Equivalence" - abstract


Winter Quarter 2015

March 9 
Alan Thomas (Tilburg University)
"Rawls, Piketty and the 'New Inequality'" - abstract

March 18
Gerhard Schurz (Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf)
Note! This event takes place on a WEDNESDAY 2-4PM.


Spring Quarter 2015 

March 30
Don Rutherford (UC San Diego)

April 6
Juha Saatsi (University of Leeds)
"Truth, Progress, and Realism in Science"

April 13
Paolo Mancosu (UC Berkeley)
"In Good Company? On Hume's Principle and the Assignment of Numbers to Infinite Concepts" - abstract

April 24
Charles Mills  (Northwestern University) (Henry Allison Chair Invited Lecture) 
Note! this event takes place on a FRIDAY, 4-6PM.

June 8
Seana Shiffrin (UC Los Angeles)