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May 25: Pascal Brixel

Join us this Friday, May 25 for a discussion with Pascal Brixel (University of Chicago) on “Species of External Unfreedom and Their Unity A chapter should be read in advance and is available here. When: Friday, May 25, 10:30am-12:20pm      Where: Social … Continue reading

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May 18: Charlie Capps

Join us this Friday, May 18 for a discussion with Charlie Capps (University of Chicago) on “Three Guises of Intention.” A chapter should be read in advance and is available here. When: Friday, May 18, 10:30am-12:20pm      Where: Social Sciences 401

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April 27: Andrea Westlund

Join us this Friday, April 27 for a discussion with Andrea Westlund (University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee) on “Rational Autonomy and Practical Authority.” A chapter should be read in advance and is available here. When: Friday, April 27, 10:30am-12:20pm      Where: Social Sciences … Continue reading

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April 13: Meghan Sullivan

Join us this Friday, April 13 for a discussion with Meghan Sullivan (Notre Dame) on “Time Biases and Rational Planning.” The relevant chapters should be read in advance and are available here.  The focus will be on chapters 5 and 6, “Preferences … Continue reading

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March 29: Martha Nussbaum **Special Day/Time/Location

Join us this Thursday, March 29 for a discussion with Martha Nussbaum (UChicago) on “A Toxic Brew: Sexism and Misogyny.” A chapter should be read in advance and is available here.  The focus will be on the misogyny chapter, but the … Continue reading

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February 23: Adrienne Martin **Special Time/Location

Join us this Friday, February 23 for a discussion with Adrienne Martin (Claremont McKenna) on “Normative Hope and Shared Agency: Ideas in Progress.” A chapter should be read in advance and is available here. When: Friday, February 23, 2:00-3:50 pm     … Continue reading

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February 16: Rory O’Connell

Join us this Friday, February 16 for a discussion with Rory O’Connell (University of Chicago) on his paper “On the Very Idea of a Merely Instrumental Being.” This week will be run as a mock job talk and does not … Continue reading

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January 19: Jaime Edwards

Join us this Friday, January 19 for a discussion with Jaime Edwards (University of Chicago) on his paper “On the Ruling Class and Their Ruling Ideas.” The paper should be read in advance and is available here. When: Friday, January 19, 10:30am-12:20pm     … Continue reading

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January 12: Daniel Telech

Join us this Friday, January 12 for a discussion with Daniel Telech (University of Chicago) on his paper “Responsibility as Estimability.” The paper should be read in advance and is available here. When: Friday, January 12, 10:30am-12:20pm       Where: Social Sciences 401

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November 17: Katie Howe

Join us this Friday, November 17 for a discussion with Katie Howe (University of Chicago) on her paper “Proprioceptive Awareness and Practical Unity.” The paper should be read in advance and is available here. When: Friday, November 10, 10:30am-12:20pm       Where: Social Sciences 401

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