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Departmental seminar series (2018)

Seminars will take place on Wednesdays in Richardson GS2, from 11:00-12:30.

(Note: in addition to the departmental seminar series, there is a regular postgraduate seminar series.)

DATE SPEAKER TITLE
28 Feb Mike LeBuffe (Otago) Hobbes on reason about action
07 Mar Charles Pigden (Otago) The case of comrade Tuvel
14 Mar Patrick Girard (Auckland) If I were Spiderman, I could climb walls
21 Mar no speaker (postgrad conference)
28 Mar Andrew Moore (Otago) Which entities have well-being?
04 Apr no speaker (mid-semester break)
11 Apr Grant Gillett (bioethics, Otago) Foucault's Kant: A departure from dualism
18 Apr Kourken Michaelian (Otago) Episodic memory is not immune to error through misidentification: Against Fernández
25 Apr no speaker (ANZAC day)
02 May Bill Fish (Massey) Perceptual paradigms
09 May Chris Lean (ANU/Otago) Invasive species and naturalized function in ecology
16 May Greg Dawes and Zach Weber (Otago) On the analytic/continental divide: in defence of Derrida?
23 May André Sant'Anna (Otago) The hybrid contents of memory
30 May Kai Wehmeier (UC Irvine) A Fresh Look at Frege's Begriffsschrift Theory of Identity
winter break
11 Jul no speaker (NZAP/AAP conference in Wellington)
18 Jul Carl Craver (Washington, St Louis) Constitutive Relevance Redux
25 Jul Shmulik Nili (Northwestern and ANU) From Charlottesville to the Nobel: political leaders and the morality of political honours
01 Aug no speaker (postgrad conference)
08 Aug Gillian Russell (UNC Chapel Hill) TBA
15 Aug TBD
22 Aug John Zerilli (Otago) TBA
29 Aug no speaker (mid-semester break)
05 Sep Lisa Ellis (Otago) TBA
12 Sep Brian Garrett (ANU) TBA
19 Sep Anandi Hattiangadi (Stockholm) TBA
26 Sep Alex Miller (Otago) TBA
03 Oct Renee Bolinger (ANU) TBA
10 Oct Jesse Wall (law, Otago) TBA

For archives of past seminars, click here.