Fall Colloquia

Pearsons Hall

The Philosophy Department is located on the top floor of Pearsons Hall.

September 14, 2017 (held at Scripps College)
Co-sponsored by Pomona Philosophy and Scripps College
With supplemental funding from the McConnell Funds
Kwame Anthony Appiah, New York University
Title: TBA
Location & Time: TBA

September 21-23, 2017 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Gaslighting and Epistemic Injustice Conference
Location & Time: TBA

November 2, 2017 (held at Pomona College)
Eric Schwitzgebel, University of California, Riverside
Title: TBA
Location & Time: TBA

Spring Colloquia

March 6, 2018 (held at Pomona College)
Sontag Lecture
Alexander Nehamas, Princeton University
Title: TBA
Location & Time: TBA

Past Events

January 19, 2017 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Lara Buchak, University of California, Berkeley
"Taking Risks Behind the Veil of Ignorance"
4:15 p.m., Kravis LC62

January 20, 2017 (held at Pomona College)
David Livingstone Smith, University of New England|
"Making Monsters: From Race to Dehumanization and Beyond"
12:15 p.m., Pearsons 101

February 7, 2017 (held at Scripps College)
Elanor Taylor, Iowa State University
Title: "Explanatory Distance"
4:15 p.m., Humanities 201

February 28, 2017 (held at Pomona College)
Slavoj Žižek, University of Ljubljana, New York University, and University of London
Title: "From Surplus-Value to Surplus-Enjoyment"
7 p.m., Rose Hills Theatre

March 1, 2017 (held at Pomona College)
Michael Cholbi, Cal Poly Pomona
Title: "Anti-conservative bias in education is real but not unjust"
12:15 p.m., Pearsons 202

April 4, 2017 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Kathleen Stock, University of Sussex
Title: "Objectification and Mind Insensitive Seeing"
4:15 p.m., Karvis 102

April 6, 2017 (held at Scripps College)
Haper Lecture
J.L. Schellenberg, Mt. Saint Vincent
Title: "Limitations and Immaturities”
4:15 p.m., Humanities 203

April 27, 2017 (held at Scripps College)
Merlan Lecture
Chris Lebron, Yale University
Title: "Without the Loving Strains of Commitment: John Rawls and James Baldwin on Race and Justice"
4:15 p.m., Balch Auditorium