UVa Philosophy Department Colloquium Calendar 2009–2010

Other Years: 2013–2014 | 2012–2013 | 2011–2012 | 2010–2011 | 2009–2010 | 2007–2008 | 2006–2007 | 2005–2006


Fall 2009
Date Speaker Topic Time and Location
September 22
David Estlund
Brown University
“Liberal Associationism and the Rights of States”
(Global Well-Being Lecture Series)
4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall
October 6
Sam Scheffler
NYU
"Immigration and Justice" (Global Well-Being Lecture Series) 4:00
114 Cocke Hall, Gibson Room
October 30
Friday
David McNaughton
Florida State University
"Forgiveness" (Philosophy Club Lecture) 4:00
114 Cocke Hall, Gibson Room
November 3
Leif Wenar
Kings College, London
“Clean Trade: Global Justice and Natural Resources”
(Global Well-Being Lecture Series)
4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall
November 6
Erik Turkheimer
Psychology, UVA
"Causation in Human Behavioral Genetics" 4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall
November 11
Igal Kvart
Hebrew University
“Probabilistic Knowledge and Perceptual Skepticism”, 4:00
Cabell Hall Room 215
November 13
Sam Nicholson
UVA
“Two Dimensions of Transparency”, 4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall
November 20
Brannon McDaniel
UVA
“ Presentism and Absence Causation: An Exercise in Mimicry” 4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall
December 4
Evan Keeling
UVA
“Aristotle on the Unity of Substance” 4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall

Spring 2010
Date Speaker Topic Time and Location
February 16
Sam Duncan
UVA
“Moral Evil, Freedom, and the Goodness of God: Why Kant Abandoned Theodicy” 4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall
February 26
Natan Berber
University of Richmond
“A Formal Approach to Wittgenstein's Tractatus” 4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall
March 19
Jeffrey Murphy
University of Arizona
“Remorse, Apology and Mercy” 4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall
March 25
Allen Buchanan
Duke University
“Breaking Evolution’s Chains: The Prospect of Genetically Modifying Humans” (Global Justice and Well-Being Lecture Series) 4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall
March 26
Allen Buchanan
Duke University
“The Egalitarianism of Human Rights” (Global Justice and Well-Being Lecture Series) 4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall
April 1
Richard Bernstein
The New School
“Immanence, Plurality, and Politics” (Part of a one-day conference beginning at 9:30am)
Dome Room, Rotunda
April 9
Cora Diamond
UVA (Emeritus)
“The Problem of Impiety” 4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall
April 16
Jason Megill
Old Dominion University
“A Modal Theistic Argument” 4:00
Gibson Room, Cocke Hall