Events Calendar


Spring 2017

February 24

Department Colloquium 
Daniel Devereux (University of Virginia)
"Aristotle's Republicanism: Politics III. 9-17"
Clement Hall 317
3-5pm


February 27

Department Colloquium 
Jeffrey Bell (Southeastern Louisiana University)
"A Grammar of Events: Deleuze and Process Metaphysics"
Clement Hall 317
3-5pm


March 17

Department Colloquium 
Chike Jeffers (Dalhousie University)
"Title TBA"
Clement Hall 317
3-5pm


March 24-25

Philosophy Graduate Student Association Conference
Environmental Ethics and Structural Oppression
University Center Rose Theatre, room 115
3:00-5:00pm Friday, 10:00am-6:00pm Saturday


March 30

Simco Lecture
Sarah Richardson (Harvard University)
"Can a Cell Have a Sex?"
University Center Theatre
6pm reception, 6:30pm lecture


April 21

Faculty Research in Progress
David Miguel Gray (University of Memphis)
"Targets of Racism: Theoretical Issues"
Clement Hall 317
3-5pm


Fall 2016

August 26

Faculty Research in Progress
Remy Debes (University of Memphis)
"Understanding as Respect(ing)"
Clement Hall 317
3-5pm


September 2

Spindel Preview
Verena Erlenbusch (University of Memphis)
Clement Hall 317
3-5pm


September 9

Department Colloquium 
Natalie Cisneros (Seattle University)
"Gloría Anzaldúa's Politics of Transformation"
Clement Hall 317
3-5pm


September 16-17

35th Annual Spindel Conference
Critical Histories of the Present
Speakers: Amy Allen (Penn State), Andrew Dilts (Loyola Marymount), Stuart Elden (Warwick), Colin Koopman (Oregon), Mary Beth Mader (Memphis), Ladelle McWhorter (Richmond), Kevin Olson (California, Irvine), Tuomo Tiisala (NYU)
Organizer: Verena Erlenbusch (Memphis)
UC 340, Memphis Room (Friday, Sept 16)
UC 350, Fountain View (Saturday, Sept 17)


October 21

Department Colloquium 
Claudio Paolucci (Università di Bologna)
"Narrative Practices and Semiotics"
Clement Hall 317
3-5pm


November 4

Department Colloquium 
James Dow (Hendrix College)
"Interdisciplinary Epistemic Injustice"
Clement Hall 317
3-5pm


November 18

Ida B. Wells Lecture
Kristie Dotson (Michigan State University)
"Reintroducing Identity Politics: A Decolonial Black Feminist Practice"
University Center, Beale Room (363)


December 2

Faculty Research in Progress
Luvell Anderson (University of Memphis)
"Hermeneutical Impasses"
Clement Hall 317
3-5pm