Colleen Murphy – On Principled Compromises

Event Date: 4 November 2019 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Colleen Murphy (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign) – On Principled Compromises Colleen Murphy is a Professor in the College of Law with courtesy appointments in the Departments of Philosophy and Political Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, …

Glen Pettigrove – Ambition, Love, and Happiness

Event Date: 21 October 2019 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Glen Pettigrove (Glasgow) – Ambition, Love, and Happiness Glen Pettigrove is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Glasgow, occupying the Chair in Moral Philosophy previously held by Glasgow’s favourite son, Adam Smith. Before joining the Glasgow department Glen was …

Helen Steward – Free Will and External Reality: Two Scepticisms Compared

Event Date: 7 October 2019 Chancellor’s Hall Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Helen Steward (Leeds) – Free Will and External Reality: Two Scepticisms Compared As the first talk for the 2019-20 Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, this year’s Presidential Address marks the official inauguration of Professor Helen Steward (University of Leeds) as …

Kathleen Stock – What is Sexual Orientation?

Event Date: 3 June 2019 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Kathleen Stock (Sussex) – What is Sexual Orientation? Kathleen Stock is a Professor of Philosophy at the University of Sussex. She works in philosophy of imagination and fiction, and has a growing interest in issues of gender, sex, …

Thomas Sattig – The Flow of Time in Experience

Event Date: 20 May 2019 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Thomas Sattig (Tübingen) – The Flow of Time in Experience Thomas Sattig is Professor of Theoretical Philosophy at the University of Tübingen. He completed his D.Phil. at Oxford University, where he was also a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow …

Christian List – What’s Wrong with the Consequence Argument: A Compatibilist Libertarian Response

Event Date: 13 May 2019 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Christian List (LSE) – What’s Wrong with the Consequence Argument: A Compatibilist Libertarian Response Christian List is Professor of Philosophy and Political Science at the London School of Economics and a Fellow of the British Academy. He works …

Cheshire Calhoun – Responsibilities and Taking On Responsibility

Event Date: 29 April 2019 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Cheshire Calhoun (Arizona State) – Responsibilities and Taking On Responsibility Cheshire Calhoun is CLAS Trustee Professor of Philosophy at Arizona State University and chair of the American Philosophical Association’s board of officers. Her work spans the philosophical subdisciplines …

Stephen Mulhall – Heidegger’s Fountain: Ecstasis, Mimesis and Engrossment in the Origin of the Work of Art

Event Date: 18 March 2019 Room 802 UCL Institute of Education 20 Bedford Way London WC1H 0AL The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Stephen Mulhall (Oxford) – Heidegger’s Fountain: Ecstasis, Mimesis and Engrossment in the Origin of the Work of Art Stephen Mulhall is Professor of Philosophy and a Fellow of New College, Oxford. His research interests include Wittgenstein, Heidegger, Nietzsche …

Sophia Connell – Care and Parenting in Aristotelian Ethics

Event Date: 4 March 2019 Room 804 UCL Institute of Education 20 Bedford Way London WC1H 0AL The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Sophia Connell (Birkbeck) – Care and Parenting in Aristotelian Ethics Sophia Connell is lecturer in ancient philosophy at Birkbeck College, University of London. She did her MPhil and PhD at the University of Cambridge. She is a former …

Nicholas Jones – Propositions and Cognitive Relations

Event Date: 18 February 2019 Room 802 UCL Institute of Education 20 Bedford Way London WC1H 0AL The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Nicholas K. Jones (Birmingham) – Propositions and Cognitive Relations Nicholas K. Jones’ research interests lie at the intersection of metaphysics with the philosophy of logic and language, especially anything connected with objecthood. He is currently working on the …