Phigs Summer Colloquium - Kent
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Philosophy Graduate Students at Kent (Φigs) are delited to announce the full program for our Summer Colloquium, 2021.
10:00 - Mental States
Non-intentional Consciousness or Non-objectual intentionality
Zixuan Liu, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou
11:30 - General Philosophy
Time: Phenomenal Passage in B-Theory
Athamos Stradis, King’s College London, London
Is Philosophical Discourse Representational?
Tom Kaspers, University of St Andrews, St Andrews
14:00 - Arendt
Work after Lockdown
Joe Jones, University of Kent, Canterbury
The Possibilities and Limits of Agency in the Algorithmic Public Square
Anthony Longo, King’s College London / University of Antwerp
15:30 - Public Epistemology
Duties to Object and Duties to Negotiate
Joel Yalland, University of Kent, Canterbury
HIV and Covid-19 in South Africa: against epistemic contextualism.
Ragnar van Der Merwe, University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg
17:00 End of Day 1
10:00 - Evidence
Evidence-Based Medicine and Sports Science
William Levack-Pane, University of Kent, Canterbury
Experimental Semantics and the reference of proper names in Jonah-style cases.
Nicolò D’Agruma, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan
11:30 - Autonomy
Liberto on Sexual Promises
David MacDonald, University of St Andrews, St Andrews
CW: This abstract uses the potential for someone to be pressured into non-consensual sex as part of
the argument against the view I criticise.
Self-Determination at Scope: self-care in bipolar disorder.
Elliot Porter, University of Kent, Canterbury
CW: This talk briefly raises decisions concerning suicide, and discussion of suicide and self-injury might come up
during the Q&A.
14:00 - Metaphilosophy
Turn to Butterfly Dream
Form, Vision, and the Business of Philosophy: Themes from Diamond and Hipponax
Matt Rosen, University of Oxford, Oxford
15:30 - Avicenna
Avicenna and Ontological Pluralism
Taymaz Azimi Sadjadi, University of Kent, Canterbury
From the Necessary to the Must-be of Existence;
The Principle of Noncontradiction in Aristotle’s Metaphysics Γ and Avicenna’s synthetic
ontologisation of transcendentals in the Metaphysics of the Healing I
Nojan Komeyli, Institute of Philosophy, KU Leuven
17:00 End of Day 2
If you would like to register, please email [email protected], with the subject line 'Colloquium Registration', and I will include you in our mailing list. You will receive the link to the zoom meeting before the 13th July.
We look forward to seeing you all there
the Phigs team.
This is a student event (e.g. a graduate conference).
July 4, 2021, 1:00pm BST