Schedule

Autumn 2021
Mondays, 12-1:20pm CST, Hybrid

October 11th (Zoom)

Melvin L. Rogers, Brown University
“The Darkened Light of Faith: An Introduction”
Discussant: Lawrence Svabek

October 18th (Zoom)

Samuel A. Chambers, Johns Hopkins University
“Money Has No Value”
Discussant: Nicolae-Dragos Biea

October 25th (Zoom)

Lawrence Svabek, University of Chicago (Practice Job Talk)
“The Grounds of Abolition: Black Freedom and Land Politics in the Post-Emancipation United States”

Friday, October 29th (Zoom)

Danielle S. Charette, University of Virginia (Practice Job Talk)
“David Hume’s Competitive Commonwealth”

November 1st (Zoom)

Dawn Herrera, University of Chicago
“Counter-Conduct and Experiments of Living: Foucault and Mill on Acting Otherwise”
Discussant: Winston Berg

November 8th Pick 506 (In-Person)*

Victoria Wohl, University of Toronto
“Anaxagoras and the Things: The Politics of the Presocratics”
Discussant: Silvia Fedi

November 15th (Zoom)

Agatha Slupek, University of Chicago (Practice Job Talk)
“The Problem of Vengeance in Feminist & Democratic Theory”

November 29th Pick 506 (In-Person)*

Karuna Mantena, Columbia University
“Mass Satyagraha and the Problem of Collective Power
Discussant: Burak Tan

*In-person events are subject to change considering potential changes to the University of Chicago’s COVID-19 policies.