Lectures & Events
Upcoming lectures & events
Rajiv Kaushik is Professor of Philosophy at Brock University. He works in the areas of phenomenology, hermeneutics, aesthetics, and psychoanalytic theory. He is the author of three books on Merleau-Ponty. This paper presentation concerns the theme of "positive negation" developed in the book "Merleau-Ponty Between Philosophy and Symbolism: The Matrixed Ontology," published by SUNY Press in 2019.
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Carol C. Gould's research addresses hard questions in social and political philosophy, with particular attention to the relationship between theory and practice. Her interests range across democratic theory, the philosophy of human rights, problems of global justice, feminist philosophy, and critical social theory. Gould is the author and editor of many books, most recently of "Interactive Democracy: The Social Roots of Global Justice," published by Cambridge University Press in 2014.
The Philosophy Department will host an information session for prospective philosophy students.
Catarina Dutilh Novaes’s forthcoming book "The Dialogical Roots of Deduction: Historical, Cognitive, and Philosophical Perspectives on Reasoning" will serve as the Canadian Society for Epistemology's 2020 meeting theme.
Sungwoo Um is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Bioethics in the National Institutes of Health. He works primarily in ethics, applied ethics, and social and political philosophy.
Re-opening the Body Schema to a Shared Temporality: A Phenomenological Investigation into the Therapeutic Potential of Psilocybin-Assisted Therapy for Depression
The Value of Existence, Beyond Life: Towards a More Versatile Environmental Ethic
Being-with Others Online: A Heideggerian Analysis & Nancian Critique of the Authentic Self in the Digital World
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Affiliated Lecture Series
Interuniversity Research Group in Political Philosophy (GRIPP) (Profs. Matthias Fritsch, Pablo Gilabert, Researchers)
Interuniversity Research Group in Normativity (GRIN) (Profs. Murray Clarke, Ulf Hlobil, Katharina Nieswandt, Researchers)
Centre de recherche en éthique (CRÉ) (Profs. Pablo Gilabert, Katharina Nieswandt, Ulf Hlobil)