Organized by Professor Bronwyn Finnigan, the Work in Progress Brown Bag Luncheon Series gives members of the faculty and graduate students a forum for the presentation of works in progress and ideas for upcoming research and publication.
German led by Dr. Sebastian Luft will meet Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30 in the department Commons, Coughlin 139
Latin, led by Dr. Richard Taylor will meet Tuesdays from 3:30-5:00 beginning September 17, 2013.
Arabic, let by Dr. Richard Taylor, will meet Thursdays from 3:30-5:00 beginning September 19, 2013.
Greek will be facilitated by Dr. Owen Goldin; days and times to be determined.
11/18/2013 Philosophy Colloquium, 5:00 P.M., Raynor Library Conference Center C, Professor Abraham Olivier, from the University of Fort Hare, South Africa, will give a talk: "Identity: What it is like to be an African? (A question unconfined to 'Africanness')" Professor Olivier's institutional link: http://wvw.ufh.ac.za/departments/philosophy/professor-abraham-olivier-head-department. Contact Grant Silva for more informatiion.
11/19/2013 Brown Bag Work in Progress, noon, Coughlin 139, Rev. John D. Jones, "Compassion: An Attunded Engagement for the sake of others"
11/21/2013 Midwest Seminar in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, Professor Martin Pickavé (University of Toronto), "Peter Auriol and a Medieval Debate about the Nature of Cognition"
3/7/2014 Midwest Seminar in Ancient and Medievel Philosophy, Professor Emily Fletcher, University of Wisconsin - Madison
3/19-3/21, 2014 Metcalfe Chair, Dr. Linda Martin Alcoff, CUNY Graduate Center and Hunter College
3/31/2014 Midwest Seminar in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, Mr. Andreas Lammer, LMU Munich
6/18-6/21/2014 Conference, The Philosophy of Ernst Cassirer. Contact Sebastian Luft for more information.