Donatella di Cesare – The Political Vocation of Philosophy

  Event Date: 13 October 2021 The Theatre, The British Library, 96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB   The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: The 2nd Annual Gillian Rose Memorial Lecture Professor Donatella di Cesare (University of Rome, ‘La Sapienza’) – The Political Vocation of Philosophy  In today’s crisis-ridden world of globalized capitalism, it may seem …

Cécile Fabre – Doxastic wrongs, non-spurious generalisations and particularised beliefs

Event Date: 15 November 2021 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Cécile Fabre (Oxford) – Doxastic wrongs, non-spurious generalisations and particularised beliefs According to the doxastic wrongs thesis, merely entertaining certain beliefs about others can wrong them, even if one does not act on those beliefs. Beliefs based on socially salient …

Sarah MacDougall – From Heartland to Homeland? – German-Jewish Émigré Artists in Britain, ca. 1933-45

Event Date: 14 October 2021 ZOOM meeting, recorded European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2021 Conceptions of Heimat in Jewish Visual History and Culture A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The lecture series examines the German-Jewish and European-Jewish notion of Heimat and its diverse and changing visual representations …

Heather Widdows – No Duty To Resist: Why individual resistance is an ineffective response to dominant beauty ideals

Event Date: 18 October 2021 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Heather Widdows (Birmingham) – No Duty To Resist: Why individual resistance is an ineffective response to dominant beauty ideals In this paper I argue that the way to reduce the power of overdemanding beauty ideals is not to advocate that …

Natasha Gordinsky/Katja Petrowskaja – ‘Your Heimat is our Nightmare?’: Post-Soviet Poetic Interventions in German Culture

Event Date: 14 October 2021 ZOOM meeting, recorded European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2021 Conceptions of Heimat in Jewish Visual History and Culture A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The lecture series examines the German-Jewish and European-Jewish notion of Heimat and its diverse and changing visual representations …

Robert Stern – ‘How is human freedom compatible with the authority of the Good?’

Event Date: 4 October 2021 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: The 114th Presidential Address As the first talk for the 2021-22 Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, this year’s Presidential Address marks the official inauguration of Professor Robert Stern (University of Sheffield) as the 114th President of the Aristotelian Society. The Society’s …

Julia Borcherding – “I wish my Speech were like a Loadstone”: Cavendish on Love and Self-Love

Event Date: 28 June 2021 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Julia Borcherding (Cambridge) – “I wish my Speech were like a Loadstone”: Cavendish on Love and Self-Love Julia Borcherding is Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Cambridge. Before moving to Cambridge, she was a Bersoff Faculty Fellow at New …

Michael Beaney – Swimming Happily in Chinese Logic

Event Date: 21 June 2021 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Michael Beaney (Aberdeen/ Humboldt University Berlin) – Swimming Happily in Chinese Logic Michael Beaney (毕明安) is Regius Professor of Logic at the University of Aberdeen, Professor of the History of Analytic Philosophy at the Humboldt University in Berlin, and Visiting …

Boris Groys – Dasein in the Time of Pandemic: Martin Heidegger’s Philosophy of Care

  Event Date: 10 June 2021 Venue: Kingston University/Online. The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Professor Boris Groys (Global Distinguished Professor of Russian and Slavic Studies, New York University) – Dasein in the Time of Pandemic: Martin Heidegger’s Philosophy of Care Introduction by Professor Peter Osborne CRMEP, Kingston University): ——————————————— Talk: share this entry:

Corine Besson – Knowing How to Reason Logically

Event Date: 7 June 2021 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Corine Besson (Sussex) – Knowing How to Reason Logically Corine Besson is a Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Sussex. She did her undergraduate degree in Philosophy and French Literature at the University of Geneva. She went to …