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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 2021-22

Fall 2021

October 15
Rachel Singpurwalla (University of Maryland, College Park)
"Civic Friendship in Plato's Republic" - abstract

November 5

Rachel Zuckert (Northwestern University)
"Thomas Reid’s Disjunctive Realist Aesthetics" - abstract

November 19
Sam Cumming (UCLA)
"Indefinites, reference, and truth conditions" - abstract

Winter 2022



March 4

Spring 2022

April 15
Ryan Preston-Roedder (Occidental College)
"Love and Social Justice"  - abstract

Zoë Johnson King (USC)
"Working on Yourself" - abstract

May 27

Michael LeBuffe (University of Otago)
"The Identity of Indiscernibles and Human Essence in Spinoza's Ethics" - abstract