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5/2 – Jonathan Lear

We are delighted to welcome Jonathan Lear (Chicago) to the PPW to present a paper entitled “The Peculiar Conversation: Revised Introduction to Freud (Second Edition)”. The meeting will take place on Friday May 2nd from 10.30am – 12.20pm in Cobb 116. In accordance with our usual practice, … Continue reading

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4/4 – Jason Bridges

For our first meeting of the spring quarter, we are delighted to welcome Jason Bridges (Chicago) to the PPW to present a paper entitled “Necessitation and Practical Reason”. The meeting will take place on Friday April 4th from 10.30am – 12.20pm in Cobb 116. To download the … Continue reading

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Spring Schedule

Our schedule for the spring is below. This quarter our meetings will run from 10.30am – 12.20pm on Fridays in Cobb 116. Spring 2014 4/4 – Jason Bridges (Chicago) – “Necessitation and Practical Reason” 5/2 – Jonathan Lear (Chicago) - “The Peculiar Conversation: Revised Introduction … Continue reading

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3/7 – Dhananjay Jagannathan

For our final meeting of the winter quarter, we are delighted to welcome Dhananjay Jagannathan (Chicago, graduate student) to the PPW to present a paper entitled “Having the End in View: Why We Need Universal Principles in Deliberation and Practical Reasoning”. The … Continue reading

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2/14 – Nethanel Lipshitz

We are delighted to welcome Nethanel Lipshitz (Chicago, graduate student) to the PPW to present a paper entitled “Formal Equality and Fundamental Equality”. The meeting will take place on Friday February 14th from 10.30am – 12.20pm in Social Sciences 401. In accordance with our usual … Continue reading

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2/5 – Ariel Zylberman & 2/7 – Nancy Sherman

We have two upcoming talks in one week! We are delighted to welcome both of the following speakers to the PPW: 1) Ariel Zylberman (McGill) will present a paper entitled “The Juridical Epigenesis of Reason: Life, Second-Personal Dignity, and Human … Continue reading

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1/24 – Sarah Conly

For our first meeting of the winter quarter we are delighted to welcome Sarah Conly (Bowdoin College & Chicago) to the PPW to present a paper entitled “One Child:  Do We Have a Right to More?”. The meeting will take place … Continue reading

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Winter Schedule

Our schedule for the winter is below. This quarter our meetings will run from 10.30am – 12.20pm on Fridays in Social Sciences 401 (with the exception of Wednesday February 5th). Winter 2014 1/24 – Sarah Conly (Bowdoin College & Chicago) – “One … Continue reading

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12/6-12/7: Philosophy Graduate Research Conference

Please join us for the  Philosophy Graduate Research Conference (co-sponsored by the Philosophy Department and the Practical Philosophy Workshop) which features three past speakers at the PPW: David Holiday, Mark Hopwood, Joe Jubenow (Chicago, graduate students). David Holiday’s talk, entitled “Moral Incapacity: When … Continue reading

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11/22 – Stephen Shortt

We are delighted to welcome Stephen Shortt (Chicago, graduate student) to the PPW to present a paper entitled “The Disappearing Other: The Vacancy of Darwall’s Second-Person Standpoint”. The meeting will take place on Friday November 22nd from 10.30am – 12.20pm in Wieboldt 408. … Continue reading

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