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:

Mnemonic Waves – Postgraduate Symposium

Event Date: 15 November 2018 The Lecture Room Warburg Institute Woburn Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0AB The Warburg Institute presents: Mnemonic Waves – Postgraduate Symposium The Warburg Institute will host its third Postgraduate Symposium on 15 November 2018. With this conference, we aim to identify and interrogate the ‘seismic waves’ generated by scholars active at the Warburg Institute from its …

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 …

Antonia Birnbaum – Radical Equality: The Material Reason of Emancipation

Event Date: 8 November 2018 Room 0001 John Galsworthy building Kingston University Penrhyn Road campus Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Professor Antonia Birnbaum (Department of Philosophy, University of Paris-8) – Radical Equality: The Material Reason of Emancipation Introduction by Professor Peter Osborne (Kingston): ———————– Talk: ———————– Questions: …

Slavoj Žižek – Sex and the Failed Absolute – Masterclass II

Event Date: 7 November 2018 Room 421 Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Sex and the Failed Absolute A masterclass with Slavoj Žižek Masterclass II: Figures of Post-Humanity We will tackle straight on the old metaphysical topic: is it possible for us, finite and mortal humans, to achieve some kind …

Agon Hamza, Frank Ruda, and Slavoj Žižek – Reading Marx

Event Date: 6 November 2018 ‘The Light’ Lecture Theatre Friends House 173-177 Euston Road London NW1 2BJ The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Reading Marx with Agon Hamza, Frank Ruda, and Slavoj Žižek Marx’s critique of political economy is vital for understanding the crisis of contemporary capitalism. Yet the nature of its relevance and some of its key tenets …

Slavoj Žižek – Sex and the Failed Absolute – Masterclass I

Event Date: 5 November 2018 Room 421 Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Sex and the Failed Absolute A masterclass with Slavoj Žižek Masterclass I: Modalities of the Absolute We will tackle straight on the old metaphysical topic: is it possible for us, finite and mortal humans, to achieve some …

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 …

Peter Adamson – Why Should Historians of Philosophy Care about Astrology?

Event Date: 27 October 2018 The Lecture Room Warburg Institute Woburn Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0AB The Warburg Institute presents: The 2018 Coffin Trust Lecture Professor Peter Adamson (LMU/KCL) – Why Should Historians of Philosophy Care about Astrology? Though philosophers nowadays do not spend a lot of time thinking about astrology, in the history of philosophy it is a major …

Julia Christ – The Concept of Domination and the Forgetting of the Defeated

Event Date: 18 October 2018 Room 0001 John Galsworthy building Kingston University Penrhyn Road campus Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Dr Julia Christ (CNRS, Paris/Institut für Sozialforschung, Frankfurt) – The Concept of Domination and the Forgetting of the Defeated Introduction by Professor Peter Osborne (Kingston): —————— Talk: …