Colloquium

Colloquium Series

The Philosophy Department’s Colloquia Series takes place most Fridays of each academic quarter from 4-6pm in H&SS 7077 in John Muir College; a reception for the colloquium speaker follows the talk in H&SS 7076.

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To review past departmental colloquium please see our colloquium archive.

Schedule 2018-19


Fall 2018

October 12
Barry Loewer (Rutgers University) 
"What Breathes Fire into the Equations?" - abstract
October 19
Wes Holliday (UC Berkeley)
"Another Problem in Possible World Semantics" - abstract
November 9
Angela Smith (Washington and Lee University) - abstract
"Deep Responsibility"
November 16 
Allen Buchanan (Duke University & King's College) - abstract
"The Evolution of Moral Progress"


Winter 2019

January 11
Elliot Sober (University of Wisconsin) 
January 18
Alison Gopnik (UC Berkeley)
February 1
Barbara Herman (UC Los Angeles)
February 22 
Voula Tsouna (UC Santa Barbara)


Spring 2019

April 5
Ralph Wedgwood (University of Southern California)
May 3
José Luis Bermúdez (Texas A&M University)
May 10
Erik Schwitzgebel (UC Riverside) 
May 31
Houston Smit (University of Arizona)