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4:15, September 6, 2012 - Kravis 102, CMC
John Ferrari, Department Chair; Professor of Classics, University of California, Berkeley (Topic: "Plato's Writerly Utopianism" (on Plato's Republic).)
Professor Ferrari is a renowned Plato scholar, whose publications include
City and Soul in Plato's Republic, Listening to the Cicadas: A Study
of Plato's Phaedrus, The Cambridge Companion to Plato's Republic
(editor), and the Cambridge edition of Plato's Republic (editor).
Nov 1, 2012
Ethicist, David Boonin, University of Colorado, is giving a talk at Scripps (Topic: TBA)
Dec 3 & 4, 2012
J. David Velleman, professor of philosophy and bioethics, New York University; author, How We Get Along (2009) and Self to Self (2006) will be giving both a Atheneum talk and a CMC philosophy colloquium (Topics: TBA)
Jan 24, 2013
Ethicist, David Benatar, University of Capetown, will be giving a talk at Scripps (Topic: TBA)
Feb 7, 2013
Ethicist, Neil Sinhababu, National University of Singapore, will be giving a talk at CMC (Topic: TBA)
Mar 13, 2013
Philosopher of science, Marc Lange, Theda Perdue Distinguished Professor and Department Chair, UNC-Chapel Hill, will be giving a talk at CMC (Topic: TBA)
April 8, 2013
Philosopher of mind, Janet Levin, USC, will be giving a talk at CMC (Topic: TBA)
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