University of Reading Visiting Speaker Sessions

Autumn Term 2022
Thursdays 2-4pm

Talk details will be continuously updated on this page.

If you have any questions, email michela.bariselli@reading.ac.uk.

 

Date &
Location
Speaker Title Abstract
29/9/2022
06/10/2022

EM 125

Christopher Austin (Reading) Untangling the Web of Life: Power Structuralism  Abstract
13/10/2022 

EM G74

Michela Bariselli (Reading) Incongruity, Vagueness and Pertinence: A Defence of Noël Carroll’s Incongruity Theory of Humour Abstract
20/10/2022

EM G74

Jumbly Grindrod (Reading) Distribution, Holism, and Instability Abstract
27/10/2022
Palmer 109Refreshments: 5.30pmLecture: 6:00-7:30pm
John Cottingham Lecture:

Peter Hacker

Other Minds, Other People, and Human Opacity 

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Poster
3/11/2022 READING WEEK
10/11/2022

EM G74

David Oderberg (Reading) Biological Mistakes: What They Are and What They Mean for the Experimental Biologist Abstract
17/11/2022

MS Teams

2.30pm-4.30pm

Euan Metz
(Cairo)
Deontic buck-passing and the wrong kind of reason problem Abstract

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24/11/2022

EM G74

Johanna Thoma
(LSE)
The Democratic Challenge for Policy-Relevant Social Science
01/12/2022

MS Teams

Elisabeth Schellekens-Dammann
(Uppsala)
Destroying Value(s): War, Cultural Heritage and Aesthetic Obligations Join here
08/12/2022