January 27: Amichai Amit

Join us this Friday for a discussion with our own Amichai Amit of his paper “Vitalism: Robust Holism of Ethical Justifications.”

As usual, the paper should be read in advance and is available here.

When: Friday, January 27, 10:30am-12:20pm       Where: Cobb 107

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January 20: No Meeting

The talk originally scheduled for this Friday has been postponed. The workshop will not meet this week.

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November 18: Emilio Comay del Junco

Join us this Friday for a discussion with our own Emilio Comay del Junco of his paper “Racism: Three Types.”

The paper should be read in advance and is available here.

When: Friday, November 18, 10:30am-12:20pm     Where: Cobb 102

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November 11: Ben Laurence

Join us this Friday for a discussion with Ben Laurence of his paper “Agents of Change.”

The paper should be read in advance and is available here.

When: Friday, November 11, 10:30am-12:20pm     Where: Cobb 102

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October 28: Zack Loveless

Join us this Friday for a presentation by our own Zack Loveless of his paper “Virtue and Satisficing.”

The paper does not need to be read in advance, but in case you want to do so anyway, it will be available here soon.

When: Friday, October 28, 10:30am-12:20pm      Where: Cobb 102

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October 21: Amos Browne

Join us this Friday for a discussion with our own Amos Browne of his paper “Normativism and Action-Explanation.”

The paper should be read in advance and is available here.

When: Friday, October 21, 10:30am-12:20pm      Where: Cobb 102

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October 7: Julie Tannenbaum

Join us this Friday for our first workshop of 2016-2017: a discussion with Julie Tannenbaum (Pomona College) of her paper “Responsibility without Wrongdoing or Blame.”

The paper should be read in advance and is available here.

When: Friday, October 7, 10:30am-12:20pm       Where: Cobb 102

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June 3rd, Sharon Street

This Friday, we welcome Sharon Street (NYU) presenting her paper ‘Constructivism in Ethics and the Problem of Attachment and Loss’. The paper should be read in advance and can be found on our download page (password: praxis).

When: Friday June 3rd, 10.30am-12.20pm    Where: Wieboldt 408

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May 13th, Susan Wolf

Next Friday, we’re delighted to welcome Susan Wolf (UNC Chapel Hill) to present her paper ‘Aesthetic Responsibility’. The paper should be read in advance, and can be found on our download page (password: praxis).

When: Friday May 13th, 10.30am-12.20pm   Where: Wieboldt 408

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April 29th, Marcia Baron

This week we have a special joint event: Marcia Baron’s talk will double as the keynote for the Chicagoland Graduate Philosophy Conference, taking place this Friday and Saturday. Professor Baron will present her paper “Rethinking ‘One Thought Too Many'” at 3pm in Saieh Hall 021 (note the unusual place and time). For more details on the conference, see the poster and program:

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