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Department of Philosophy

Forthcoming Research Seminars and Lectures

(For past seminars and lectures see here)


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11th February 2016: Dr Genia Schönbaumsfeld (Southampton) - Meaning Scepticism and Scientism

This Weekly Research Seminar will commence at 11:30am in room 005, 48/49 Old Elvet, Durham. Refreshments will be available from 11:00am with the talk commencing at 11:30am.

More about 11th February 2016: Dr Genia Schönbaumsfeld (Southampton) - Meaning Scepticism and Scientism


18th February 2015: Dr Lisa Foran (Newcastle) - Title and Abstract to be confirmed

This Weekly Research Seminar will commence at 11:30am in room 005, 48/49 Old Elvet, Durham. Refreshments will be available from 11:00am with the talk commencing at 11:30am.

More about 18th February 2015: Dr Lisa Foran (Newcastle) - Title and Abstract to be confirmed


25th February 2016: Medieval Mind Lecture Series: Dr Erik Niblaeus (Durham University) - Saxo Grammaticus's Gesta Danorum and the Ethics of Lordship.

More about 25th February 2016: Medieval Mind Lecture Series: Dr Erik Niblaeus (Durham University) - Saxo Grammaticus's Gesta Danorum and the Ethics of Lordship.


25th February 2016: Dr Jonathan Maskit (Denison) - Was Environmental Ethics a Mistake?

This Weekly Research Seminar will commence at 11:30am in room 005, 48/49 Old Elvet, Durham. Refreshments will be available from 11:00am with the talk commencing at 11:30am.

More about 25th February 2016: Dr Jonathan Maskit (Denison) - Was Environmental Ethics a Mistake?


03rd March 2016: PhD Colloqium

This PhD Colloquim will be held in room 005, 48/49 Old Elvet Durham from 11am until 1pm.

A Buffet Lunch will be provided.

Finer details will follow shortly.

More about 03rd March 2016: PhD Colloqium


08th March 2016: Research Seminar of the Centre for the History of Medicine and Disease (CHMD): SARE ARICANLI (Dept. of History, Durham University) - 'The overlapping realms of human and equine medicine in 18th century imperial Chinese medicine'

More about 08th March 2016: Research Seminar of the Centre for the History of Medicine and Disease (CHMD): SARE ARICANLI (Dept. of History, Durham University) - 'The overlapping realms of human and equine medicine in 18th century imperial Chinese medicine'


08th March 2015: Interdisciplinary International Women’s Day Conference, Durham University

Details of the IWD conference and the CFP are here: https://womeninparenthesis.wordpress.com/international-womens-day-conference-2016/


10th March 2016: William Peden (Durham) - Rationality and Keynes's Concept of the Weight of Evidence

This Weekly Research Seminar will commence at 11:30am in room 005, 48/49 Old Elvet, Durham. Refreshments will be available from 11:00am with the talk commencing at 11:30am.

More about 10th March 2016: William Peden (Durham) - Rationality and Keynes's Concept of the Weight of Evidence


16th March 2016: Royal Institute of Philosophy Lecture - Professor Crispin Wright (New York University): Disagreements about Basic Taste

This Royal Institute of Philosophy Lecture will be held in Room PG20, Palace Green, Durham. Refreshments will be available from 5pm with commencement of the lecture at 5:30pm.

More about 16th March 2016: Royal Institute of Philosophy Lecture - Professor Crispin Wright (New York University): Disagreements about Basic Taste


21st April 2016: Professor Maria Baghramian - Relativism: Disagreement or Difference?

This Weekly Research Seminar will commence at 11:30am in room 005, 48/49 Old Elvet, Durham. Refreshments will be available from 11:00am with the talk commencing at 11:30am.

More about 21st April 2016: Professor Maria Baghramian - Relativism: Disagreement or Difference?


28th April 2016: Dr Justin Weinberg (South Carolina) - A Little Reality is a Dangerous Thing.

This Weekly Research Seminar will commence at 11:30am in room 005, 48/49 Old Elvet, Durham. Refreshments will be available from 11:00am with the talk commencing at 11:30am.

More about 28th April 2016: Dr Justin Weinberg (South Carolina) - A Little Reality is a Dangerous Thing.


25th May 2016: Royal Institute of Philosophy Lecture: Professor Sandra Mitchell (University of Pittsburgh) - Title and Abstract to be confirmed

This Royal Institute of Philosophy Lecture will be held in the Collier Room, College of St Hild and St Bede, Durham.
Refreshments will be available from 5pm with commencement of the lecture at 5:30pm.

More about 25th May 2016: Royal Institute of Philosophy Lecture: Professor Sandra Mitchell (University of Pittsburgh) - Title and Abstract to be confirmed


01st June 2016: The Annual E. J. Lowe Lecture: Professor Kit Fine (NYU) - Truthmaking

This lecture will be held in the Joachym Room, the College of Hild Bede, Durham. Refreshments will be available from 5pm, with the talk commencing at 5.30 until 7pm. There will be a wine reception at 7pm.

More about 01st June 2016: The Annual E. J. Lowe Lecture: Professor Kit Fine (NYU) - Truthmaking


09th June 2016: Dr Gerald Moore (Durham) - Title and Abstract to be confirmed

This Weekly Research Seminar will commence at 11:30am in room 005, 48/49 Old Elvet, Durham. Refreshments will be available from 11:00am with the talk commencing at 11:30am.

More about 09th June 2016: Dr Gerald Moore (Durham) - Title and Abstract to be confirmed


16th June 2016: Dr Kim Davies (Durham) - Hegel, Stroud, Heidegger: a Transcendental Argument

More about 16th June 2016: Dr Kim Davies (Durham) - Hegel, Stroud, Heidegger: a Transcendental Argument


23rd June 2016: Dr Richard Stopford (Durham) - Title and Abstract to be confirmed

This Weekly Research Seminar will commence at 11:30am in room 005, 48/49 Old Elvet, Durham. Refreshments will be available from 11:00am with the talk commencing at 11:30am.

More about 23rd June 2016: Dr Richard Stopford (Durham) - Title and Abstract to be confirmed


02nd June 2016: Graduate Masterclass with Kit Fine

This Masterclass will commence at 10am in Room 005, 48/49 Old Elvet Durham 

 

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