Archived Lecture Series - 2008-2009
All lectures are open to the public and take place in New North 204 unless otherwise noted. Lectures typically run for one hour with a 45 minute discussion period following. Light refreshments are served. If you have questions, please contact the department at (202) 687-7487. Click here for directions to the main campus.
2008-2009 Lecture Series
September 19, 3:15pm: Eleonore Stump, St. Louis University, "Modes of Knowing: Autism, Fiction, and Second-person Perspectives"
October 17, 3:15pm: Mark Wrathall, University of California, Riverside, "Heidegger, Language, and the House of Being"
December 5, 3:15pm: Tyler Burge, UCLA, "Perceptual Objectivity"
February 20, 3:15pm: Susan Wolf, University of North Carolina, "Meaningfulness: A Third Fimension of the Good Life"
March 20, 3:15pm: Derk Pereboom, Cornell University, "A Source Incompatibilist Account of Free Will"
April 21, 3:15 pm: David Chalmers, Australian National University, "From the Aufbau to the Canberra Plan."
May 7, 3:15pm: Stewart Cohen, Arizona State University, "Bootstrapping and Defeasible Reasoning"
- Professor Henry Richardson elected to lead HDCA
- Professor Nancy Sherman participates in Religion & Ethics Newsweekly's Discussion
- Professor Henninger's translation of Amerini's "Aquinas" Released
- Professor Nancy Sherman Receives 2013 Guggenheim Fellowship
- Georgetown Graduate Matthew Rellihan Receives Tenure at Seattle University
- Mar 21, All day: Graduate Admissions Open House
- Mar 28, 3pm-5pm: Lecture Series: Mary Domski
- Apr 25, All day: Symposium: Toward a Constructive Ethical Pragmatism