Past Departmental Seminars 2015-16

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Spring 2016

Date Speaker Title of paper Location
12 February Shannon Dea (Waterloo) Women in the History of Philosophy lecture: Identity and Solidarity in Jane Addams' Practical Philosophy HRI
19 February Elselijn Kingma (Southampton) The Metaphysics of Pregnancy: is the foetus part of the maternal organism AT LT1
4 March Neil Sinclair (Nottingham) Expressivism, External Reasons and Persuasion AT LT1
11 March Yonatan Shemmer (Sheffield) Objectivism and Idolatry AT LT1
18 March Ian Phillips (Oxford) Naive realism and the science of illusion HRI
15 April Gerry Hough (Aberdeen) Carnap and Quine on Analyticity Hicks LTD
22 April Bence Nanay (Antwerp/Cambridge) Seeing things you don't see Hicks LTD
6 May Kathleen Stock (Sussex) Sexual objectification and mind-insensitivity Hicks LTD

Autumn 2015

2 October Miranda Fricker (Sheffield) Explaining Forgiveness
9 October  Sandra Harding (UCLA) After Mr. Nowhere: What Kind of Proper Self for a Scientist?
16 October David Papineau Against Representationalism (about Sensory Experience)
23 October  Ulrike Heuer (Leeds) Acting Intentionally
6 November  Stephanie Collins (Manchester) The Claims and Duties of Socioeconomic Human Rights
20 November  Hallvard Lillehammer (Birkbeck) What do I Owe? Responsibility and Circumstantial Luck CANCELLED
27 November  Sacha Golob (King's College London) TBA
4 December  Rory Madden (University College London) Acquaintance with The Self