AREA of SPECIALIZATION: Philosophy of Mind/Language and AREAS of COMPETENCE: Open, but must be able to teach at least one of the following: political philosophy; philosophy of law; ancient philosophy; environmental philosophy; or feminist philosophy.
November 18: Samantha Brennan (Western University) “Ethics and our Early Years. Making Decisions for children as if childhood really mattered.”
November 11: Carla Fehr (University of Waterloo) “Exploitation, Flourishing, and Epistemic Diversity”
November 4: Heny Jackman (York University) “William James on Conceptual Pessimism the Ambiguity of Truth”
October 28: Matt Grellette (McMaster University) “Law as Government by Warrant’”
October 21: Joseph Carens (University of Toronto) “Irregular Migrants, Refugees and Open Borders. Three Issues in the Ethics of Immigration”
November 25: Christoph Schuringa (New College of the Humanities, London) “Animal Phronesis”
The Cdn. Colloquium for Ancient Philosophy brings together Cdn. & Int’l scholars working on various topics in ancient Greek & Roman philosophy at the 3rd biannual Colloquium. Keynotes: Charlotte Witt (U New Hampshire) & Stephen Menn (McGill).
October 7: Stefan Sciaraffa (McMaster University) “The Referent of ‘Law’”
September 30: Donald C. Ainslie (University of Toronto) “Hume and the Sceptical Malady”