Helga Varden – Kant and Arendt on Barbaric and Totalitarian Evil

Event Date: 22 March 2021 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Helga Varden (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) – Kant and Arendt on Barbaric and Totalitarian Evil Helga Varden is Professor of Philosophy and Gender and Women Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She has held visiting positions at …

Nicolas Cornell – Gambling on Others and Relying on Others

Event Date: 8 March 2021 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Nicolas Cornell (University of Michigan) – Gambling on Others and Relying on Others Nicolas Cornell is Professor of Law at the University of Michigan Law School. He works in normative ethics, contract law, and private law theory. His writing has …

Mary-Louise Gill – Aristotle’s Hylomorphism Reconceived

Event Date: 22 February 2021 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Mary-Louise Gill (Brown University) – Aristotle’s Hylomorphism Reconceived Mary-Louise Gill is David Benedict Professor of Classics and Philosophy at Brown University, and works on ancient Greek philosophy, especially Plato’s later metaphysics and method and Aristotle’s natural philosophy and metaphysics. She …

Barbara Sattler – Paradoxes as Philosophical Method and their Zenonian Origins

Event Date: 1 February 2021 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Barbara Sattler (Bochum) – Paradoxes as Philosophical Method and their Zenonian Origins Barbara Sattler is professor for ancient and medieval philosophy at Bochum University, and has taught at St. Andrews, Yale, and Urbana-Champaign before. The main areas of her research …

Lee Walters – The Linguistic Approach to Ontology

Event Date: 18 January 2021 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Lee Walters (Southampton) – The Linguistic Approach to Ontology Lee Walters is an Associate Professor in Philosophy at the University of Southampton. Prior to joining Southampton, Lee studied philosophy at UCL and taught at Oxford. Lee’s main interests are in …

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 …

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 …

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 …