Fall Colloquia 2019

Pearsons Hall

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

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

Spring Colloquia 2020

February 7, 2020 (held at Pomona College)
Kyla Ebels-Duggan, Northwestern University
Title: TBA
4:15pm, Location: TBA

February 11, 2020 (held at Claremont McKenna and cosponsored by Pomona College)
Frances Kamm,  Rutgers 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
Title: TBA
4:15pm, Location: TBA

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

Past Events

January 31, 2019 (held at Pomona College)
Andrew Valls, Oregon State University
“Rethinking Racial Justice”
4:15pm, Pearsons 202

February 7, 2019 (held at Scripps College)
Merlan Lecture
Louise Antony, University of Massachusett
"The Importance of Being Partial: The Constructive Role of Bias in Human Life"
4:15pm, Humanities Auditorium

February 15, 2019 (held at Claremont McKenna College)
Briana Toole, Claremont McKenna College
"Rethinking Traditional Epistemology"
4:15 pm, Kravis 102

February 21, 2019 (held at Pomona College)
Sontag Lecture
​Anita Allen, University of Pennsylvania
"Philosophies of Privacy for the Digital Age"
4:15pm, Pearsons 101

February 28, 2019 (held at Claremont McKenna College) 
Beri Marusic, Brandeis University​
"Reason Embodied: On the Significance of Emotional Accommodation”
4:15pm, Kravis 102

March 28, 2019 (held at Claremont McKenna College)​
Fatema Amijee, Simon Fraser University
"Relativism about Fundamentality"
4:15pm, Kravis 102

March 30, 2019
Conference: Ignorance in the Age of Information (held at Scripps College)
Speakers: Sven Bernecker (UC Irvine), Quassim Cassam (Warwick University), Jennifer Lackey (Northwestern University), Regina Rini (York University), and Jason Stanley (Yale University)