Sept 12
3:30
Bartlett Hall 206
Sandra Harding
UCLA
“Feminist Standpoint Theory: Intellectual and Political Controversies”
Sept 19
3:30
Tim Crane
University College London
“The Intentionality of Perception”
Oct 10-11

7th Biennial UMass Homecoming
program

Oct 24
3:30

POSTPONED (check back for update)

Mark Johnston
Princeton University
“Kinds, Properties, Essence and Accident”

Nov 14
3:30
Scott MacDonald
Cornell University
“Metajudgment in Aquinas's Moral Psychology”
Monday
Nov 17
3:35
Bartlett 301

Ernest Sosa
Brown University
“Causation, Intuition, and Philosophy”

This talk is being given in conjunction with
Hilary Kornblith's Seminar on Intuition (Phil 793I).

Dec 5
3:30
Scott Soames
Princeton University
“Saul Kripke, the Necessary Aposteriori,
and the Two-Dimensionalist Heresy”

Tuesday
Dec 9
7:30 p.m.
Bartlett 205

Ingmar Persson,
Lund University (Sweden)
“Why There Cannot Be Transitivity With Respect to Supervenient Properties”

This talk is being given in conjunction with
Fred Feldman's Seminar in Metaethics (Phil 760).
A copy of the talk will be available in the main office.

Friday
Jan. 30
3:30
Bartlett 206

Jill North
Rutgers University
“Making Waves with Entropy”

Wednesday Feb. 4
5:00
Bartlett 206

Adam Pautz
NYU
“The Relational Structure of Sensory Consciousness
and the Mind-Body Problem: Opening a New Gap”

Tuesday
Feb 10
5:30
Bartlett 301

Gillian Russell
Princeton University
“Hume's Law”
Friday
Feb 13
3:30
Bartlett 206
Ned Hall
MIT
“Causation and Ceteris Paribus Laws”
Tuesday
Feb 17
2:30
Bartlett 207

Michael Nelson
Yale University
“Anti-Essentialism, Descriptivism, and the De Re

Friday
Feb 21
3:30
Bartlett 206
Ben Caplan
University of Manitoba
“Putting Things in Contexts”
Friday
Mar 5
3:30
Bartlett 206
Peter Klein
Rutgers University
“Infinitism and The Epistemic Regress Problem”
Friday
Mar 12
3:30
Bartlett 206

Mary Louise Gill
Brown University
“The Two Levels and Non-Linearity Hypotheses in Aristotle's
Metaphysics Z: A discussion of Myles Burnyeat's Map of Metaphysics Zeta

Friday
Mar 26
3:30
Bartlett 206
Graham Macdonald
University of Canterbury, New Zealand
“Beyond Program Explanation”
Friday
Apr 9
3:30
Bartlett 206
David Braun
“Empty Names, Fictional Names, Mythical Names”
University of Rochester
TBA
Friday
May 7
3:30
Bartlett 206

Elizabeth Harman
NYU
“Vagueness and the Moral Status of Fetuses”

Oct 3
3:30
Bartlett 207
Chris Heathwood
“Subjective Desire Satisfactionism”
Nov 21
3:30
Bartlett 207
Micheal "Ruby" Rubin
“Cornell Realism”

Dec 12
3:30
Bartlett 207

Kris McDaniel
“Kantian Ignorance”
tba Jake Bridge
tba Stephan Torre
tba Creighton Rosenthal