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Women and Philosophy

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Pomona Philosophy Department Reception

Spring Semester Reception & discussion of Nussbaum's "Not for Profit: Why Democracy Needs the Humanities”
February 3, 2014
4:15pm, Stanley Patio (outside Pearsons Hall)

 

Philosophy Movie Nights

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Why Philosophy? Lunches

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Spring 2014 Colloquia

January 27, 2014 (held at Scripps College)
Roe anniversary event
"After Tiller" film screening
Q&A with filmmaker Martha Shane
7:00pm, Balch auditorium

January 30, 2014 (held at Pomona College)
Roe anniversary event
Short film and discussion
12:00pm, Women's Union

January 31, 2014 (held at Pomona College)
Martha Nussbaum, University of Chicago
Title: “Not for Profit: Why Democracy Needs the Humanities”
4:15pm, Rose Hills Theatre

February 4, 2014 (held at Scripps)
Annalisa Coliva, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (Italy) and  Associate Director of COGITO Research Centre in Philosophy (Bologna)
Title: "Anti-anti-relativism: Philosophy and anthropology in a Wittgensteinian perspective"
4:15pm, Hampton Dining Room

February 5, 2014
Penny Newman, founder & executive director of the Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice (Inland Empire)
Title: "Fires, Floods, and Fossil Fuels: Social Movements for Climate Justice"
4:30pm, location TBA

February 6, 2014 (held at Scripps)
Annalisa Coliva, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (Italy) and  Associate Director of COGITO Research Centre in Philosophy (Bologna)
"How to Commit Moore's Paradox"
4:15pm, Humanities 2014

February 12, 2014
Laura Pulido, University of Southern California
title: TBA
4:15, location TBA

February 13, 2014 (held at Pomona College)
Paul Woodruff, University of Texas, Austin
Title: "Eros and Elenchus"
4:15pm, Pearsons 101

February 26, 2014 (held at Scripps)
Christine Korsgaard, Harvard University
Title "On Having a Good"
4:15pm, location Humanities Auditorium

April 21, 2014 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Jennifer Nagel, University of Toronto
Title: TBA
4:15pm, location TBA

April 24, 2014 (held at Pomona College)
Helga Varden, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Title: "The Terrorist Attacks in Norway, July 22nd 2011: Some Kantian Reflections"
4:15pm, Pearsons 202

April 25, 2014
Celebration of Professor Steve Davis
Main luncheon, 11:30am-1:30pm, location TBA
Colloquia  2pm-4pm, location TBA

April 29, 2014 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Paul Redding, University of Sydney
Title: TBA
4:15pm, location TBA

May 2, 2014 (held at Pomona College)
Celebration of Professor Steve Erickson
50 years at Pomona
3:00-6:30PM
Location: Hahn 101

Past Colloquia

January 24, 2013 (held at Sripps College)
David Benatar, University of Capetown
"Taking Humor Ethics Seriously, But Not Too Seriously"
4:15PM Humanities 204

February 7, 2013 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Neil Sinhababu, National University of Singapore
"Desire's Explanations"
4:15PM Kravis LC 62

March 13, 2013 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Marc Lange, UNC-Chapel Hill
"Aspects of Mathematical Explanation"
4:15PM Kravis LC62

April, 2013 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Janet Levin, USC
"Strong Representationalism, the Inverted Spectrum Hypothesis, and the Puzzle of True Blue"
4:15PM Kravis LC62

September 19, 2013 (held at Pomona College)
Marina Oshana, University of California, Davis
Title: "Is Social-Relational Autonomy a Plausible Ideal?"
4:15pm, Pearsons 101

September 26, 2013 (held at Pitzer College)
Sandra Mitchell, Pittsburgh University
Title: "Representation, Partiality and Pragmatism or, Why after 50 years are X-ray Crystallographers Still in Business"
4:15pm, Avery 201

October 10 26, 2013 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Kendall L. Walton, University of Michigan
Title: "Empathy, Imagination, and Phenomenal Concepts"
4:15pm, Roberts North 15

October 29, 2013 (held at Scripps College)
Miriam Zoll
Title: "Liberty, Fertility and the Pursuit of High Tech Babies"
4:15pm, Hampton Room

November 7, 2013 (held at Pomona)
Daniel Guevara, University of California, Santa Cruz
Title: "The Ethical Implications of Prospect Theory: The Asian Disease Problem"
4:15pm, Pearsosn 202

November 11, 2013 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Tyler Burge, University of California, Los Angeles
Title: "Perception: Origins of Mind
6:45pm, Athenaeum

November 12, 2013 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Tyler Burge, University of California, Los Angeles
Title: “Reasons and Propositional Attitudes”
4:15pm, Kravis LC 62

November 14, 2013 (held at Scripps College)
Brian McLaughlin, Rutgers University
Title: "Apparent Properties, Constancy, and the Inverse Optics Problem"
4:15pm, Humanities 204