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Fall 2014

Thursday, October 2
4:00-5:30 PM
Colloquium with Alejandro Vallega, University of Oregon
“Radical Exteriority: a View from Contemporary Latin American and Decolonial Philosophy”
Location TBA
Contact: Rocío Zambrana

Friday, October 10
4:00-5:30 PM
Talk by Ted Slingerland
Professor of Asian Studies, University of British Columbia
“Trying Not to Try: Cooperation, Trust and the Paradox of Spontaneity”
101 Jaqua Academic Center
This event is cosponsored by the Oregon Humanities Center, the Institute for Cognitive and Decision Sciences (especially the Scientific Study of Values Group), the Department of Philosophy, and the Department of Psychology.
Contact: Mark Alfano

Thursday, October 16
4:00-5:30 PM
Colloquium with Walter Brogan, Villanova University
Title of talk and Location TBA
Contact: Rocío Zambrana

Thursday, October 30
4:00-5:30 PM
Colloquium with Marzena Adamiak, Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences
Title of talk and Location TBA
Contact: Rocío Zambrana

Thursday and Friday, November 6 and 7
Community Philosophy Institute
Homelessness Project

Thursday, November 6
4:00-5:30 PM
Public Philosophy Colloquium on the UO campus
Speaker: Professor Chad Kautzer, University of Colorado Denver
“Homelessness, Security, and the Politics of Dys-Appearance”
Location TBA
Friday, November 7
Roundtable discussion on the UO campus with members of the University of Oregon Philosophy Department and local stake holders concerning homelessness in Eugene
Time and Location TBA
Contact: Naomi Zack

For additional information about Philosophy Events, contact Rocío Zambrana, Chair, Colloquium and Special Events Committee,