Philosophy Events

Philosophy Roundtable Schedule 2019-2020

Philosophy Roundtable is held at 11:00 a.m. in Scovel 105, unless otherwise stated.

Date Presentation
Aug 22 Convocation, 11:05 a.m.
Aug 29 Senior I.S. Proposals. Mandatory Philosophy Majors Meeting, Scovel 105
Sept 5 Garrett Thomson, Compton Professor of Philosophy; “Marx: Values as Critique and the Critique of Values”
Sept 12 Evan Riley, Associate Professor: “On the Understanding of Human Skill”
Sept 19 Tom Tierney, College of Wooster Associate Professor of Sociology and Chair of the Sociology and Anthropology Department, "Corporeal Self-Entrepreneurship: The Ultimate Seduction of Neoliberalism.”
Sept 26 Jonathan Guez, College of Wooster Assistant Professor, Department of Music: “Adorno, Schubert, and the Landscape Metaphor”
Oct 3 Informal Departmental Luncheon, Professor Riley’s Home (11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
Oct 10 Fall Break - No Roundtable

Oct 15

Maria Millan '12, works for the Mexican government as a human rights advocate in Chiapas, Mexico
Oct 17 Lee McBride, Department of Philosophy
Oct 24 Senior I.S. presentation: Pedro Oliboni
Oct 31 Lindner Lecture in Ethics: Author Meets Critics
Nov 7 Senior I.S. presentation: Alejandro Arriaga
Nov 14 Senior I.S. presentation:  Peter Schopen
Nov 21 Senior I.S. presentation: Katie Reese
Nov 28 Thanksgiving Break - No Roundtable
Dec 4 Noon to 1:00 p.m. Holiday Luncheon - No Roundtable
Winter Break
Jan 16 Senior I.S. presentation: Malik Hearst
Jan 23 Senior I.S. presentation: Chris Lehmann
Jan 30 Senior I.S. presentation: Brianna Schmidt
Feb 6 Senior I.S. presentation: Sharah Hutson
Feb 13 Senior I.S. presentation: Hannah Appleman
Feb 20 Senior I.S. presentation: Grace O’Leary
Feb 27 Senior I.S. presentation: Shay Steele
Mar 5  
Spring Break
Mar 26  
Apr 1  
Apr 8  
Apr 15  
Apr 22 Juniors' Meeting
Apr 29