University of Reading Visiting Speaker Sessions

Autumn Term 2021 [Online]
Platform: MS Teams
Thursdays 2-4pm

Talk details will be continuously updated on this page.

10 minutes into the talk, guests will no longer be permitted entry.

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

To access Emma Borg’s talk, just click here

Date Speaker Title Abstract
30/9/2021 Christopher Bennett (Sheffield) Desert and Dissociation Abstract
7/10/2021 Yujia Song
(Salisbury)
Smithean Sympathy: Entangled Emotions Abstract
14/10/2021 Christopher Janaway
(Southampton)
Different kinds of willing in Schopenhauer Abstract
21/10/2021 Francey Russell (Barnard/Columbia) The Mind’s Opacity and the Mind’s Reality Abstract
28/10/2021
[18:00-19:30]
John Cottingham Lecture: Sir Anthony Kenny  

Executive Freedom in Descartes

[Book a place here]

Poster
4/11/2021 READING WEEK
 

11/11/2021

 

Farbod Akhlaghi
(Cambridge)
Is the Debate between Naturalists and Non-Naturalists an Ethical Debate? Abstract
18/11/2021 Petter Sandstad
(Reading)
Forms as Causes and Explanations Abstract
25/11/2021 Lucy McDonald
(Cambridge)
Intimacy: A Closer Look Abstract
2/12/2021 Emma Borg
(Reading)
In Defence of Individual Rationality Abstract
9/12/2021
[15:00-17:00]
Alastair Norcross
(Boulder)
TBC