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 …

2018 London Critical Theory Summer School – Public Debate II

Event Date: 6 July 2018 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: 2018 London Critical Theory Summer School – Public Debate II The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities’ annual London Critical Theory Summer School is taking place over two weeks from 25th June – 6th July …

Judith Butler and Lisa Baraitser – Enduring and Broken Time

  Event Date: 14 June 2018 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7JL The Birkbeck Institute for Social Research and the Department of Psychosocial Studies (Birkbeck)present: Enduring and Broken Time – Judith Butler and Lisa Baraitser This event brings together Judith Butler and Lisa Baraitser to think about enduring and ruptured time, and …

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 …

Holly Lawford-Smith – Collective Culpability and Collective Punishment

Event Date: 4 June 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Holly Lawford-Smith (Melbourne) – What’s wrong with Collective Punishment? Holly Lawford-Smith is a senior lecturer in political philosophy at the University of Melbourne. She held previous positions at the University of Sheffield and the Australian National University. She is currently …

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 …

Exemplarity, Authority, Universalizability: How is a Geopolitics of Philosophy to be conceptualised?

Event Date: 4 May 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: Exemplarity, Authority, Universalizability: How is a Geopolitics of Philosophy to be conceptualised? This conference will interrogate the critique of philosophy after the move of race, colonialism and …

Alison Hills – Moral and Aesthetic Virtue

Event Date: 23 April 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Alison Hills (Oxford) – Moral and Aesthetic Virtue Alison Hills is Tutorial Fellow in Philosophy at St John’s College, University of Oxford. Her research is in Moral Philosophy. Her PhD was on Kant’s moral theory, in particular, on whether Kant …

Ayse Yuva – The European Boundaries of Philosophy in the 19th Century: shaping cultural identity through the history of philosophy

Event Date: 22 March 2018 Room 0003 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 Ayse Yuva (Paris 8, Marc Bloch Centre Berlin) – The European Boundaries of Philosophy in the 19th Century: shaping cultural identity through the history of philosophy  …