Annual Anscombe Lecture in Ethics


Art and Morality: on the Relationship Between Aesthetics and Ethics

Sir Roger Scruton
April 5, 2017
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
392 Cohen Hall
University of Pennsylvania

For more information contact Elizabeth Feeney: elife@sas.upenn.edu

GPPC Undergraduate Philosophy Conference


Presented by the GPPC, the Drexel University Department of English & Philosophy, and the Drexel University College of Arts and Sciences:

Undergraduate Philosophy Conference 2017

Saturday, March 4, 2017
9:00am - 5:00pm
Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA

CALL FOR PAPERS: Undergraduates are invited to submit philosophical essays suitable for a fifteen to twenty minute presentation on any topic, to be followed by commentary and discussion. Papers must not exceed 2,500 words or 10 pages, double-spaced, and must be prepared for blind review. One submission per person.

The top eight submissions will be read by their authors at the conference and published in Fresh Philosophy, the undergraduate philosophy blog/journal of the GPPC http://www.freshphilosophy.com. Reviewers will include Philosophy faculty and undergraduate Philosophy majors including the journal editors.

The deadline for submissions is Sunday, December 18, 2016.

Please send your submission by email attachment as an electronic file in .doc or .rtf format to Peter Amato at peterama@drexel.edu.

Notification of accepted papers will be sent by Saturday, February 4, 2017. Commentators will be needed to present brief remarks following each paper. If you are interested in being a commentator, whether or not you intend to submit a paper, let us know.

For further information write to peterama@drexel.edu or check the conference website at: http://www.pages.drexel.edu/~pa34/gppcupc2017.pdf.

Author Meets Critics: Jill Stauffer, Ethical Loneliness



Author Meets Critics:
Jill Stauffer, Ethical Loneliness: the Injustice of Not Being Heard

 
February 25, 2017, 1pm – 5pm
Haverford College
Magill Library, Philips Wing
Speakers: Macalester Bell (Bryn Mawr College)
Robert Bernasconi (Pennsylvania State University)
Yannik Thiem (Villanova University)
Krista Thomason (Swarthmore College)
Contact: Jill Stauffer, jstauffe@haverford.edu

Perceptual Learning and Expertise


Perceptual Learning and Expertise

February 24-25, 2017
402 Cohen Hall
University of Pennsylvania


Speakers:
David Chalmers (New York University) Rebecca Copenhaver (Lewis and Clark College) Charles Gilbert (Rockefeller University) Robert Goldstone (Indiana University) Mohan Matthen (University of Toronto For more information contact Kevin Connolly: kevinlconnolly@gmail.com