Svenja Bethke – How to dress in Eretz Israel? Clothing, Fashion and Nation Building, 1880s–1948

Event Date: 19 November 2020 ZOOM meeting, recorded European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2019-20 Acting Jewish: Between Identity and Attire A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The proposed lecture series investigates the complex nature of what it means to act or appear Jewish and for whom this …

Leigh Jenco – Moral Knowledge and Empirical Verification in Late Ming China

Event Date: 16 November 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Leigh Jenco (LSE) – Moral Knowledge and Empirical Verification in Late Ming China Leigh K. Jenco is Professor of Political Theory at the London School of Economics. She received her PhD in political science at the University of Chicago, before …

Adrian Haddock – The Wonder of Signs

Event Date: 2 November 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Adrian Haddock (University of Stirling) – The Wonder of Signs Adrian Haddock is a Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Stirling, and between 2017 and 2019 he was a Senior Research Fellow in the Forschungskolleg Analytic German Idealism …

Tommy Curry – Must there be an Empirical Basis for the Theorization of Racialized Subjects in Race-Gender Theory?

Event Date: 19 October 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Tommy Curry (Edinburgh) – Must there be an Empirical Basis for the Theorization of Racialized Subjects in Race-Gender Theory? Tommy J. Curry is a Professor of Philosophy and holds the Personal Chair of Africana Philosophy and Black Male Studies at …

Paul Herzberg – Acting Jewish: Perception and Reality

Event Date: 8 October 2020 ZOOM meeting, recorded European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2019-20 Acting Jewish: Between Identity and Attire A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The proposed lecture series investigates the complex nature of what it means to act or appear Jewish and for whom this …

Bill Brewer – The Objectivity of Perception

Event Date: 5 October 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: The 113th Presidential Address As the first talk for the 2020-21 Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, this year’s Presidential Address marks the official inauguration of Professor Bill Brewer (King’s College London) as the 113th President of the Aristotelian Society. The Society’s …

Jonathan M Bloom – Architecture and the Islamic West

Event Date: 1 July 2020 [via Zoom] Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Professor Jonathan M Bloom (Boston College) – Architecture and the Islamic West Introduction by Dr Alison Otha (RAS): —————————- Talk: —————————- Questions: ————————– accompanying images:     share this entry:

Walter Dean – On Consistency and Existence in Mathematics

Event Date: 15 June 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Walter Dean (Warwick) – On Consistency and Existence in Mathematics Walter Dean works in philosophy of mathematics and mathematical and philosophical logic. He also has interests in theoretical computer science and the history and philosophy of computation. He is currently …

Béatrice Han-Pile – Two Puzzles in the Early Christian Constitution of the Self: Reflections on Foucault’s Interpretation of John Cassian

Event Date: 8 June 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Béatrice Han-Pile (Essex) – Two Puzzles in the Early Christian Constitution of the Self: Reflections on Foucault’s Interpretation of John Cassian Béatrice Han-Pile studied philosophy, history and literature at the Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris) and was awarded a Fellowship from …

Anna Mahtani – Dutch Book and Accuracy Theorems

Event Date: 1 June 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Anna Mahtani (LSE) – Dutch Book and Accuracy Theorems Anna Mahtani is Associate Professor in philosophy at the London School of Economics. She did her PhD on vagueness at Sheffield, and then worked at Oxford and the Open University, before …