Spring Colloquia 2020

Pearsons Hall

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

January 30, 2020  (held at Pomona College)
Ellie Anderson, Pitzer College
"The Multiplicitous Self: A Phenomenology of Self-Consciousness"
4:15pm, Pearsons 202

February 3, 2020 (held at Pomona College)
William Paris, Northwestern University
"Amor Mundi and Black Modernity: James Baldwin, Hannah Arendt, and the Tragedy of the Common World"
4:15pm, Pearsons 202

February 6, 2020 (held at Pomona College)
Katherine Ward, Georgetown University
"The Practiced Eye: Disagreement and the Phenomenology of Interpretation"
4:15pm, Pearsons 202

February 7, 2020 (held at Pomona College)
Kyla Ebels-Duggan, Northwestern University
"How to Have Reasons for Your Values"
4:15pm, Pearsons 202

February 11, 2020 (held at Claremont McKenna and cosponsored with Pomona College)
Frances Kamm,  Rutgers University
"Duties that Become Supererogatory?"
4:15pm, Karvis 102

February 13, 2020 (held at Pomona College)
Laura McMahon, Eastern Michigan University
Title: TBA
4:15pm, Location: TBA

February 22, 2020 (held at Pomona College)
Conference in honor of Charles Young
Speakers: Robert Dawidoff, Debra Nails, and Frank Whigham
Time: TBA, Hart Room (Smith Campus Center 201)

February 26, 2020 ( (held at Scripps College)
Merlan Lecture
Debra Satz, Stanford University
"The Egalitarian Case for In-Kind Distribution"
4:15pm, Humanities Auditorium

March 5, 2020 (held at Scripps College)
Michael McKenna, University of Arizona
Title: TBA
4:15pm, Location: TBA

March 6, 2020 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Lauren Leydon-Hardy, Amherst College
Title: TBA
4:15pm, Kravis 102

Fall Colloquia 2020

October 1, 2020 (held at Pomona College)
Sontag Lecture
Jennifer Lackey, Northwestern University
Title: TBA
4:15pm, Pearsons 101

Past Events

September 19, 2019 (held at Pomona College)
Sontag Lecture
Sally Haslanger, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Agency, Power, and Social Justice"
4:15pm, Pearsons 101

September 26-28, 2019 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Conference: Imagination and Social Change
Keynote speakers: Michelle Moody-Adams, Columbia University and Juliet Hooker, Brown University

October 3, 2019 (held at Pomona College)
William Paris, Northwestern University
"Sitting with Shakespeare: Du Bois, Culture, and the Practice of Utopia"
4:15pm, Pearsons 202