Visiting Speakers Autumn 2017

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars will run from 5.00 (sharp!) to 6.30 pm, and be held in the Agnes Cuming seminar room, D522 of the Newman building, UCD campus. Admission free, everyone welcome.

21 September
Prof Stelios Virvidakis, University of Athens
Topic: Living well and Having a Good Life: Interpreting the Distinction

28 September
Dr Irene McMullin, University of Essex
Topic: The Intersubjective Conditions of Normative Agency

12 October
Dr Kenneth Pearce, Trinity College Dublin
Topic: Ideas and Explanation in Early Modern Philosophy

19/20 October
'John Dewey and Critical Philosophies for Critical Political Times'
Venue: UCD Humanities Institute
Registration is essential.

25 October
Book Symposium with Prof Édouard Machery (Pittsburgh)
Time: 15.00-17.00
Venue: H2.12 O'Brien Centre for Science (Hub), UCD

26 October
Prof Ruth Sonderegger, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna
Topic: Who is the subject of aesthetic education? Some remarks on Kant and Schiller

27 October
Workshop with Prof Édouard Machery (Pittsburgh)
'Evaluating Methods of Inquiry'
Programme Machery Workshop
Poster Machery Workshop
Time: 9.30-18.00
Venue: UCD Humanities Insitute

9 November
Prof Dan Zahavi, University of Copenhagen
Topic: Collective intentionality and plural pre-reflective self-awareness

16 November
WORLD PHILOSOPHY DAY
Irish Young Philosopher Awards

23 November
Conference: 'Vulnerability'
Launch of UCD Centre for Ethics in Public Life
Details: TBA

 

PLEASE NOTE PROGRAMME IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE.