2011-2012 Colloquium Series


- Fall 2011-

September 23
Brett Sherman, Brandeis University
"Context and Explanation"
3:00pm–5:00pm, Mandel Center Reading Room (3rd Floor)

October 28
Nomy Arpaly, Brown University
"Deliberation and Acting for Reasons"
3:00pm–5:00pm, Mandel Center Reading Room (3rd Floor)

December 5
Jesse Prinz, The Graduate Center, City University of New York
"The Emotional Basis of Moral Judgments"
3:00pm–5:00pm, Mandel Center Reading Room (3rd Floor)

- Spring 2012 -

February 2
Screening of An Encounter With Simone Weil
with the film's editor and producer, Julia Haslett
7:00pm–10:00pm, Wasserman Cinematheque, Room 117
Sponsored by the Mandel Center and the departments of philosophy, history of ideas, and romance studies

March 16
Selim Berker, Harvard University
"Epistemic Teleology and the Separateness of Propositions"
3:00pm–5:00pm, Mandel Center Reading Room (3rd Floor)

April 20
Sharon Street, New York University
"How To Be a Relativist About Normativity"
3:00pm–5:00pm, Mandel Center Reading Room (3rd Floor)

April 28
Department Spring Conference:"Intentions and Belief"
featuring: Michael Bratman, Stanford
Pamela Hieronymi, UCLA
and Berislav Marušić, Brandeis

June 1 & 2
Philosophy in the Age of Science
A Conference in Honor of Hilary Putnam's 85th Birthday

The Colloquium Series is supported by the Martin Weiner Fund.