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 …

Amia Srinivasan – On Genealogy

Event Date: 4 February 2019 Room 728 UCL Institute of Education 20 Bedford Way London WC1H 0AL The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Amia Srinivasan (Oxford) – On Genealogy Amia Srinivasan is an Associate Professor of philosophy at Oxford and a tutorial fellow at St John’s College. Previously she was a permanent lecturer at University College London and a Prize Fellow …

Keith Allen – Should We Believe Philosophical Claims on Testimony?

Event Date: 21 January 2019 Room 802 UCL Institute of Education 20 Bedford Way London WC1H 0AL The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Keith Allen (York) – Should We Believe Philosophical Claims on Testimony? Keith Allen is Senior Lecturer at the University of York. He has been at York since 2007, and before that was Jacobsen Research Fellow at the Institute …

Stephen Neale – Means Means Means

Event Date: 26 November 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Stephen Neale (CUNY) – Means Means Means share this entry:

Rae Langton – Empathy and First Personal Imagining

Event Date: 12 November 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Rae Langton (Cambridge) – Empathy and First Personal Imagining Rae Langton is Knightbridge Professor of Philosophy at the University of Cambridge, and a Fellow of Newnham College. Born and raised in India, she studied Philosophy at Sydney and Princeton, and …

Fabienne Peter – Normative Facts and Reasons

Event Date: 29 October 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Fabienne Peter (Warwick) – Normative Facts and Reasons Fabienne Peter is a Professor of Philosophy at the University of Warwick and currently the Head of Department. She specializes in moral and political philosophy and in epistemology. The justification of political …

Sarah Fine – Refugees, Safety and a Decent Human Life

Event Date: 15 October 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Sarah Fine (KCL) – Refugees, Safety and a Decent Human Life Sarah Fine is a Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at King’s College London. She is also a Fellow at the Forum for European Philosophy. She co-edited (with Lea Ypi) Migration …

Jonathan Wolff – Equality and Hierarchy

Event Date: 1 October 2018 Chancellor’s Hall Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Jonathan Wolff (Oxford) – Equality and Hierarchy As the first talk for the 2018-19 Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, this year’s Presidential Address marks the official inauguration of Professor Jonathan Wolff (University of Oxford) as the 111th President of the …

Victoria McGeer – Intelligent Capacities

Event Date: 18 June 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Victoria McGeer (Princeton) – Intelligent Capacities Victoria McGeer is a Senior Research Scholar in the Center for Human Values and Lecturer in Philosophy at Princeton University. She is also a Senior Research Fellow in the School of Philosophy at the …

Lisa Shapiro – Assuming Epistemic Authority

Event Date: 21 May 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Lisa Shapiro (Simon Fraser University) – Assuming Epistemic Authority Lisa Shapiro is Professor of Philosophy at Simon Fraser University. Her research concerns accounts of human nature in the 17th and 18th centuries. In particular, she is interested the place of …