Below is the schedule of talks for the joint Carleton-St.Olaf Philosophy Colloquium series. Unless otherwise indicated, the colloquium will be based on a paper that participants will be expected to have read in advance. For a copy of the paper, please e-mail Daniel Groll or Sarah Jansen.
February 23: Steven Nadler (University of Wisconsin-Madison), Title: Part I of Spinoza's _Ethics_. Prof. Nadler is one of the foremost scholars of the early modern period and of Baruch Spinoza in particular.
St. Olaf College
November 10th: Rachana Kamtekar (University of Arizona), Title: "Doing What You Want". Professor Kamtekar is a renowned ancient Greek philosophy scholar and her paper focuses on afterlife myths in Plato's dialogues (and especially how they illuminate the ethical arguments of the dialogues).
Carleton College 4:00 - 5:30pm, Sayles 252
February 24th: Bennett Helm (Franklin and Marshall College), Title: Truth, Objectivity, and Emotional Caring: Filling in the Gaps of Haugeland’s Existentialist Ontology
Carleton College 4:00 - 5:30pm, Leighton #303
October 28th: Jason Bridges (University of Chicago), "The Ecology of Reasons", Carleton College 4:00 - 5:30pm in Sayles Hill #253
November 18th: Michelle Mason (University of Minnesota), Title: TBA. St. Olaf campus at 4:00 - 5:30pm, Holland Hall #516