Philosophy Workshops & Speakers
Upcoming Talks & Events 2017:
Charles Mills (CUNY GC) March 23rd All day event on "Liberalism, Race & Ideology" (CC Ballroom A)
Panelist include: Jose Mendoza (Umass Lowell), Andres Henao Castro (UMB) and Mickaella Perina (UMB)
Public lecture by Mills at 3:30-5pm on “Liberalism and Racial Justice”
October 20-21st 2016
Workshop on Dewey’s Ethics
Organized by Roberto Frega (IMM-CNRS) & Steven Levine (UMass Boston).
Other speakers: Gregory Pappas (Texas A&M), Stephen Fesmire (Green Mnt.), Stéphane Madelrieux (Lyon III), Céline Henne (EHESS-ENS), John Kaag (UMass Lowell), Mathias Girel(CNRS-ENS), David Hildebrand (UCD), Jennifer Welchman (Alberta), Camille Pascal (Lyon III).
April 21, 2016 - All day visit by:
Elizabeth Anderson (University of Michigan)
9:30-12:00 (Chancellors Conference room, Quinn)
2:00-4:00 Public Lecture "Racial Integration & Moral Bias" (Room 3540, Campus Center)
April 7th, 2016, 1-3pm
"Ethics, Elections & the Future of Democracy"
A conversation featuring Michael E. Capuano (US Representative 7th District, Former Mayer of Somerville)
and Jason Stanley (Professor of Philosophy, Yale University)
Location: UMass Boston Campus Center Ballroom C
Some other past Events:
All day visit by:
Miranda Fricker (University of Sheffield)
April 27, 2015
All day visit by
Sheryl Misak (University of Toronto/NYU)
April 25, 2014
Rossen Ventzislavov (Woodbury)
"The Illusion of Freedom: Three Paradoxes of Leisure"
March 5, 2015
UMass Boston Applied Philosophy Speaker Series 2012-13
organized by Danielle Bromwich
Ronald Sandler (Northeastern)
“Global Climate Change and the Ethics of Species Preservation”
February 11, 2013
Julie Suk (Cardozo Law)
“Rethinking the Morality of Quotas”
December 18, 2012
For information on more past talks under the UMass Boston Applied Philosophy Speaker Series see website.