Maria Rosa Antognazza – The Distinction of Kind between Knowledge and Belief

Event Date: 18 May 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Maria Rosa Antognazza (KCL) – The Distinction of Kind between Knowledge and Belief Maria Rosa Antognazza is Professor of Philosophy at King’s College London. Educated at the Catholic University of Milan, she has held research and visiting fellowships in Italy, …

Derrick Darby – Rights Externalism and Racial Injustice

Event Date: 11 May 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Derrick Darby (Rutgers University) – Rights Externalism and Racial Injustice Derrick Darby is Henry Rutgers Professor of Philosophy at Rutgers University, New Brunswick. He discovered his passion for philosophy growing up in New York City’s Queensbridge public housing projects, as …

Nancy Cartwright – Why Trust Science?

Event Date: 27 April 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Nancy Cartwright (Durham) – Why Trust Science? Nancy Cartwright is a methodologist and philosopher of the natural and human sciences, with special focus on causation, evidence and modelling. Her recent work has been on scientific evidence, objectivity and how to …

Dana Nelkin – Equal Opportunity

Event Date: 30 March 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Dana Nelkin (UC San Diego) – Equal Opportunity Dana Kay Nelkin is a Professor of Philosophy at the University of California, San Diego, and an Affiliate Professor at the University of San Diego School of Law. Her areas of research …

Andrew Bacon – Vagueness at Every Order

Event Date: 16 March 2020 Virtual [ZOOM] University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Andrew Bacon (Southern California) – Vagueness at Every Order Andrew Bacon is an associate professor at the University of Southern California. His main interests are in metaphysics, epistemology, the philosophy of language and philosophical logic. He has recently completed a …

Alexander Douglas – Spinoza’s Unquiet Acquiescentia

Event Date: 17 February 2020 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Alexander Douglas (St Andrews) – Spinoza’s Unquiet Acquiescentia Alexander Douglas is a lecturer in the School of Philosophical, Anthropological, and Film Studies at the University of St Andrews. Previously he taught at Heythrop College, University of London. He …

Philip Goff – Panpsychism and Free Will

Event Date: 3 February 2020 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Philip Goff (Durham) – Panpsychism and Free Will Philip Goff is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Durham University. His work is focused on how to integrate consciousness into our scientific worldview, and he defends panpsychism on the grounds …

Emily Thomas – Time and Subtle Pictures in the History of Philosophy

Event Date: 20 January 2020 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Emily Thomas (Durham) – Time and Subtle Pictures in the History of Philosophy Emily Thomas is Associate Professor in Philosophy at Durham University. Prior to this she obtained a PhD from the University of Cambridge, and held a …

Meena Dhanda – Philosophical Foundations of Anti-Casteism

Event Date: 9 December 2019 Room 802 UCL Institute of Education 20 Bedford Way, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0AL The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Meena Dhanda (Wolverhampton) – Philosophical Foundations of Anti-Casteism Meena Dhanda is Professor of Philosophy and Cultural Politics at the University of Wolverhampton. She is an advocate of socially engaged philosophy. Her research focus is on understanding injustices, …

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, …