Unless otherwise noted, all talks are in the Department of Philosophy Conference Room,
Room 1123, 34 Peachtree St., Atlanta, GA 30303.

You may wish to see the list of past visitors to the Department.

Spring 2015

  • Friday, February 27, 2015, 3:00 pm – Geoffrey Sayre-McCord (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill ): “TBA”
  • Friday, March 7, 2015, 3:00 pm – Joshua Knobe (Yale University): “TBA”
  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 10:00 am – Patricia Churchland (University of California, San Diego): “TBA”
  • Friday, April 24, 2015, 3:00 pm – Bernard Reginster (Brown University): “TBA”

Fall 2014

  • Friday, September 5, 2014, 3:00 pm – Patricia Kitcher (Columbia University): “A Kantian Critique of Transparency”
  • Friday, October 3, 2014, 3:00 pm – Gideon Yaffe (Yale University Law School): “The Point of Mens Rea: The Case of Willful Ignorance”

Spring 2014

  • Friday, January 24, 2014, 3:00 pm – Owen Flanagan (Duke University): “21st c. Moral Psychology Meets Classical Chinese Philosophy: Some Lessons about Proper Cultivation of Moral Sprouts.” Part of the Neurophilosophy Forum.
  • Friday, March 7, 2014, 3:00 pm – Felipe DeBrigard (Duke University): “Toward a Cognitive Neuroscience of Modal Cognition.” Part of the Neurophilosophy Forum.
  • Monday, March 10, 2014, 3:00 pm – Kit Wellman (University of Washington in St. Louis): “Procedural Rights.” Sponsored by the Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics.
  • Friday, March 28, 2014, 3:00 pm – Candice Delmas (Clemson University): “The Ethics of Government Whistleblowing.”
  • Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 1:00 pm – Alex Gourevitch (Political Theory, Brown University) and James Otteson (Executive Director of the BB&T Center for the Study of Capitalism at Wake Forest University) : “TBA”  NOTE:  Venue TBA.    Sponsored by the Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics.
  • Friday, April 11, 2014, 3:00 pm – Chris McMahon (University of California, Santa Barbara): “TBA”  Sponsored by the Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics.
  • Friday, April 25, 2014, 3:00 pm – Cynthia Stark (University of Utah): “Rescuing the Pareto Argument.” “

Neurophilosophy Forum is an interdisciplinary group of faculty and students who meet for discussion and debate on issues at the intersection of philosophy, neuroscience, and cognitive psychology. Join us! All talks will take place in the Philosophy Department at Georgia State University, 34 Peachtree St., 11th floor (See below FAQ for direction). Feel free to bring your lunch and spread the word. You may also want to check out events at the newly formed Emory Center for Mind, Brain, and Culture. For more information about the Neurophilosophy Forum, click here.

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