Conference and Workshops

Prairie Provinces Undergraduate Philosophy Conference - PPUPA 2004
January, 2004

Visiting Speakers

J. David Velleman 

University of Michigan 
"The Self as Narrator"
Friday January 30, 2:30 pm, Commerce Room 116 

"What Good is a Will?"
Friday January 30th, 9:30 -11:30 am, Arts 298, 

"The Centred Self" 
Saturday Jan 31st, 9:30 -11:30 am, Arts 298,

Margaret Schabas 

University of British Columbia

"Hume's Thought Experiments" 
Thurs. Nov. 13th, 8:00 pm, Commerce 116

Bernard Rollin 

Colorado State University

The 2003 Edwards Lecture
"Anecdote, Anthropomorphism and Animal Behavior" 
Thurs. Sept. 25, 7:30 pm, Agriculture Atrium

"Telos and Genetic Engineering"
Friday, September 26, 3:00 pm, Room 112, Commerce 

Department Colloquia

Fridays @ all talks 7:30 pm, Chelsea Room, St. Thomas More College, unless otherwise indicated

September 17 Brian Zamulinski "Reason's Moral Dilemma"
October 8 Sarrah Hoffman "Constructive Empiricism, Quasi-Truth and Mathematics"
November 5 Will Buschert "Democracy, Deliberation, and Well-Ordered Science: Some Remarks on Philip Kitcher's Science, Truth, and Democracy"
November 26 Daniel Sem "When Are Pre-Emptive Strikes Against Terrorism Justified?"
January 14 Patrick MacKenzie "Truth and the Magic of 'Is'"
Febuary 11 Serife Tekin "A Kaleidescopic Panaroma of the Fly Bottle: Nietzsche and Wittgenstein"
Febuary 25 Adam Scarfe "Environment, Ego, and the End of Deconstruction"
March 10 Eric Dayton "What is Belief?"
March 24 Carl Still "Aquinas: Representationalist or Realist?"