[Department of Philosophy, University of Saskatchewan, 100 Years]

Upcoming Events

October 2-4, 2015

The Western Canadian Philosophical Association

52nd Annual Meeting

Conference theme: Moving Images: Emotion, Art, and Value

Keynote speaker: Eva Dadlez (University of Central Oklahoma)

For more information: www.usask.ca/philosophy/WCPA

February 27, 2015 The 2015 Edwards Family Lecture in Business Ethics

David Dick
(Department of Philosophy and Haskayne School of Business,
University of Calgary)

"The Hobbesian Approach to Business Ethics" [abstract]

3:30 to 5:00 PM
Goodspeed Theatre (Room 18),
Edwards School of Business


"The Counterfeiting Problem" [abstract]

12:30 - 1:30 PM
Friday, February 27
Arts 607

March 5, 2015 New Feminist Research Lecture

Mary Bunch,
SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow in Sexual Diversity Studies,
University of Toronto

"Julia Kristeva, Disability, and the Singularity of Vulnerability"

7:00 PM
Murray Library, Room 102

Sponsored by Women’s and Gender Studies, the Interdisciplinary Centre for Culture and Creativity, the Humanities Research Unit, the Department of Philosophy, Disability Services for Students, USSU Women’s and Pride Centers, and the Role Model Speaker Fund

For more information, contact Prof. Marie Lovrod

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March 6, 2015 The 2015 Walter Murray Lecture

James R. Brown
(Department of Philosophy, University of Toronto)

"Mathematics and Ethics: Pure vs. Applied" [abstract]

3:30 PM
Edwards School of Business (ESB), Room 112


"Thought Experiments and The Poverty of Empiricism" [abstract]

10:00 AM
Saturday, March 7
Arts 298 (Deans Board Room)


Department Colloquium Series: 2014-15

Fridays, 3:30 - 5:00
All talks in Edwards School of Business (ESB) Room 112

Sep. 19 Brian Zamulinski "Morality as Natural Constitution"
Oct. 24 Emer O'Hagan "Self-Unity, Identity and Self-Accounting"
Nov. 7 Geordie McComb "Demons and Details in the Laboratory of the Mind: Can Complex Literary Fictions be Thought Experiments?"
Nov. 28 Derek Postnikoff "Metametaphor: An intriguing reflexivity"
Jan. 16 Peter Alward "Is Semantics a Mistake?"
Jan. 30 Shane Hickey "Painfully Good: The Moral Dimension of Aquinas' Pain"
Mar. 13 Ryan Doran
(University of Regina)
"Demonstrative Reference and Speaker Intentions"



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