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Winter Colloquium 2012

Philosophy Winter Colloquium, 2012


PHILOSOPHY 4260/6000: LOCATION: C-4036 (Chemistry Bldg.), 2.00-3:15

Date Speaker and Title of Paper
Jan 17 Stephen Gardner "The Form of Life: Pythagorean Reflections on Modern Biology"
Jan 24

Michelle Rebidoux "The Greatest of These is Love: The Traditional Christian Virtues in Michel Henry's Phenomenology of Life"


Scott Johnston "Why Kantian Constructivism Fails"

Jan 31: rescheduled to THURSDAY, FEB 2 Walter Okshevsky "Kant on Transcendental Self-Understanding and the Vocation of Moral Life
Feb 7 Bernard Wills "Parmenides, Heraclitus and the Theological Category of Life"
Feb 14 Peter Gratton "Agamben on Aristotle"
SPECIAL THURSDAY SESSION Feb 16 Christopher Martin "Learning and the Good Life: Is Education Provision Morally Special"

Feb 21 BREAK

Feb 28 Seamus O'Neill "Eritis sicut Dii: Theosis, Pride, and the Dialectic of the Devil in Platonic and Christian Thought"
Mar 6 Peter Harris "Heidegger on Aristotle: Dasein and Praxis"
Mar 13 David Thompson "The Norms of Life" For a copy of the paper with notes and links click here
Mar 20 Arthur Sullivan "Logic and the Life of the Sign"
SPECIAL THURSDAY SESSION Mar 22 Suma Rajiva "Life and Moral Agency"

Mar 27

Darren Hynes "The Many Lives of Rene Descartes"
April 3 Peter Trnka "Flavor Experience and Heterotrophic Life: How to Chew Gum II"