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Events

Winter 2015

Thursday January 8
4:00-5:30 PM
Colloquium with Paul Taylor, Associate Professor of Philosophy and African American Studies and Head of the Department of African American Studies at Penn State University
“Paint the White House Black: The Obamas and the Aesthetics of Racial Transformation”
Ford Alumni Center Room 202
Contact: Rocío Zambrana

Thursday January 22
4:00-5:30 PM
Colloquium with Janine Jones, Associate Professor of Philosophy, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
“Constructed Relations between Animality and Blackness”
Ford Alumni Center Room 202
Contact: Rocío Zambrana

Thursday February 5
4:00-5:30 PM
Colloquium with Megan Burke, doctoral candidate, University of Oregon Philosophy Department
Title of talk TBA
Ford Alumni Center Room 202
Contact: Rocío Zambrana

Friday February 20
9:00 AM-6:00 PM
Living Data: Inhabiting New Media
Co-sponsored by the Philosophy Department
Jordan Schnitzer Art Museum, Ford Lecture Hall
Contact: Colin Koopman

Tuesday March 3
4:00-5:30 PM
Colloquium with Nancy Tuana
DuPont/Class of 1949 Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Rock Ethics Institute, Pennsylvania State University
Title of talk TBA
Ford Alumni Center Room 202
Contact: Rocío Zambrana

Wednesday March 4
2:00-3:30pm
Nancy Tuana, DuPont/Class of 1949 Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Rock Ethics Institute, Pennsylvania State University, will give large undergraduate lecture
Location & title of lectureTBA
Contact: Rocío Zambrana

Spring 2015

Thursday April 9
4:00-5:30 PM
Colloquium with Peggy DesAutels
Professor of Philosophy, University of Dayton
Title of talk TBA
Ford Alumni Center Room 202
Contact: Rocío Zambrana

Thursday-Saturday, April 23-25
Embodying Philosophy Conference

Thursday April 23
4:00-5:30 PM
Colloquium with George Lakoff
Professor of Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley
“Embodied Meaning, Mind, and Value”
Location TBA
Contact: Mark Johnson

Thursday May 7
4:00-5:30 PM
Colloquium with Justin Weinberg
Associate Professor of Philosophy, University of South Carolina
Title of talk TBA
Ford Alumni Center Room 202
Contact: Rocío Zambrana

Thursday-Saturday, May 21-23
Pragmatism and Social Science Conference
Co-sponsored by the Philosophy Department
Time and location TBA
Contact: Colin Koopman


For additional information about Philosophy Events, contact Rocío Zambrana, Chair, Colloquium and Special Events Committee, zambrana@uoregon.edu.