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Haverford College
Department of Sociology

Events: 2013-2014 Speaker Series

Annual Speaker Series:

Bi-Co Philosophy Department Colloquium

Thursday, October 24, 2013
Victor Caston, Professor of Philosophy and Classical Studies, University of Michigan
"Aristotle on Illusions, Hallucinations, and Dreams: Was he a Direct Realist?"
Tea 4:15, Talk at 4:30 pm, Haverford College, Stokes Bldg, Rm. 102

Annual Altherr Symposium

Saturday, November 2, 2013
Charles Mills, John Evans Professor of Moral and intellectual Philosophy, Northwestern University
"Decolonizing Western Political Philosophy"
4:00-6:00, Gest 101 Followed by reception, 6:00-7:00 Gest Lounge

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Distinguished Visitor Series

Friday, February 7, 2014
Juliet Floyd, Professor of Philosophy at Boston University
"Wittgenstein, Turing and 'Common Sense'"
Tea 1:45, talk 2:00 pm - Gest Center, Rm 101

Distinguished Visitor Series

Friday, February 28, 2014
Kateri Carmola, Director, Carmola Consulting, LLC
"Rolling Around in Complex Environments: What do Private Security Contractors and Philosophy Have in Common?"
Tea 1:45, talk 2:00-3:30 p.m., Gest 101

Distinguished Visitor Series

Friday, April 11, 20144
Barry Stroud, Willis S. and Marion Slusser Professor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley
"Perceptual Knowledge and the Primacy of Judgment"
Tea 1:45, Talk 2:00-3:30 p.m., Gest 101