Winter 2023 Speakers Series

The Philosophy Department’s Speakers Series presents public lectures – September through April annually – by visiting speakers and faculty on a wide variety of philosophical topics. 

January 13: Definitions of life as epistemic tools that reflect and foster the advance of biological knowledgeKepa Ruiz, Visiting Scholar, University of Calgary

February 3: Mutual Aid as a Duty of Sumak Kawsay: The Normativity of Existence in Andean ThoughtJorge Sanchez Perez, University of Alberta

March 3: Snooping: An Action Theoretic Theory of Informational Privacy, Allen Habib, University of Calgary

March 10: Inquiry and Metacognitive FeelingsJulia Smith, SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Calgary

TBA: Xuefeng Wen, Visiting Scholar, University of Calgary


All talks take place from 3:00-5:00pm in the Philosophy Dept Seminar Room (SS 1253).