Philosophy Forum

Sir Angus Deaton

Agnus Deaton

Dwight D. Eisenhower Professor of Economics and International Affairs Emeritus at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Economics Department at Princeton University and 2015 Nobel Prize Winner in Economics.

"Global Poverty and Why It Is So Hard to Erase"

3:00 PM Thursday, September 7, 2017
 GBB 123

Ian K. Jensen

Ian K. Jensen

Lecturer, Humanities Core Program and English Department University of California, Irvine

"Authenticity and the Possibility of Critique: The Problem of Mediacy"

3:00 PM Monday, September 18, 2017
 Pope Room, Alexander Blewett III School of Law

Philip J. Walsh

Philip J. Walsh

Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellow, Philosophy Fordham University

"The Extended Mind: A Revaluation of Thinking"

3:00 PM Monday, September 18, 2017
 Pope Room, Alexander Blewett III School of Law

Jo Throckmorton

Jo Throckmorton

Independent film maker

"Missing, Broken, and Forgotten: The Never Ending Challenges of Filmmaking"

3:00 PM Monday, September 25, 2017
 GBB 123

Christopher Preston

Christopher Preston

Professor of Philosophy, University of Montana

Recognitional Justice, Care, and Community

3:00 PM Monday, October 16, 2017
Pope Room, Alexander Blewett III School of Law

 

Ronald Suny

Ronald Suny

William H. Sewell, Jr. Distinguished University Professor of History and Professor of Political Science and the University of Michigan and Senior Researcher, National Research University-Higher School of Economics, Saint Petersburg, Russia

"Koba, the Young Stalin: The Making of a Revolutionary"

3:00 PM Friday, October 20, 2017
 GBB 123

David Sherman

David Sherman

Professor of Philosophy, University of Montana

"Foucault’s Neoliberal Ideology"

3:00 PM Monday, November 6, 2017
 Pope Room, Alexander Blewett III School of Law

Darlene Clark Hine

Darlene Hine

Board of Trustees Professor of African American Studies and Professor of History, Northwestern University

"The Rights of Citizens: Black Professionals in Medicine and Law, 1895-1954"

3:00 PM Monday, February 12, 2018
 GBB 123

David Clark

David Clark

Adjunct Professor, University of Montana

"The Parables According to Jesus"

3:00 PM Monday, February 26, 2018
 Pope Room, Alexander Blewett III School of Law

George Scialabba

George Scialabba

Public Intellectual and Social Critic

"Last Men and Women"

3:00 PM Monday, March 12, 2018
 GBB 123

Martin Drenthen

Martin Drenthen

Associate Professor Philosophy of Science at the Department of Philosophy and Science Studies, at the Institute for Science in Society, at the Faculty of Science, Mathematics and Computing Science at Radboud University

TBA

3:00 PM Monday, March 19, 2018
 Pope Room, Alexander Blewett III School of Law

Andrea Wulf

Andrea Wulf

Best-selling Science and Nature Writer

``Founding Gardeners: The Revolutionary Generation, Nature, and the Shaping of the American Generation''

3:00 PM Wednesday, April 4, 2018
 GBB 123

Sir J. Fraser Stoddart

Sir J. Fraser Stoddart

Board of Trustees Professor in Chemistry, Director for the Center for the Chemistry of Integrated Systems, Northwestern University, and 2016 Nobel Prize Winner in Chemistry

``The Rise and Promise of the Mechanical Bond in Chemistry and Beyond''

3:00 PM Monday, April 23, 2018
 GBB 123