Events & Seminars

Identity Politics and the Politics of Identity

56th Cincinnati Philosophy Colloquium 

Sponsored by the Department of Philosophy and Charles P. Taft Research Center

Co-Sponsored by The Office of Research

Annie Laws Room (407 Teachers-Dyer Complex)

Friday, October 14, 2022: 

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Session 1: Robert Talisse (Vanderbilt University), “Depolarization Without Reconciliation”

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Session 2: Mary F. (Molly) Scudder (Purdue University), "The Power of Listening in Divided Democracies"

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Dinner reception (open to all attendees)

The Lounge at Liberty Exhibition Hall, 3938 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223 (in Northside)

Saturday, October 15, 2022: 

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Session 3: Wendy Salkin (Stanford University), "Why Should Those Who Speak for Us Be Anything Like Us?"

11:45 AM-12:45 PM Catered lunch (open to all attendees)

Annie-Laws room (407 Teachers-Dyer)

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Session 4: Derrick Darby (Rutgers University) with Eduardo Martinez (University of Cincinnati), “Boxed In: Tight Scripts and Identity Trouble”

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Session 5: Jennifer Morton (University of Pennsylvania), “Is Poverty a Political Concept?”

The 55th Annual Philosophy Colloquium, April 2022

Sponsored by the Taft Research Center

Co-Sponsored by the Institute for Research in Sensing (IRiS)

April 7-8, 2022

"Machine Learning, Abstract Thought, and the Expanding Reach of A.I.:  Ethical and Conceptual Frontiers"

Conference Organizer: Peter Langland-Hassan

Conference Co-Organizer: Mel Andrews

Invited Speakers:

Cameron Buckner (Associate Professor of Philosophy, University of Houston) 

Kathleen Creel (Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University, Center for Ethics in Society and Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence) 

Eva Dyer (Assistant Professor, Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology & Emory University) 

Ahmed Elgammal (Professor of Computer Science, Rutgers University)   

Subbarao Kambhampati (Professor of Computer Science, Arizona State University)

S. Matthew Liao (Director of the Center for Bioethics, NYU; Affiliated Professor, Department of Philosophy, NYU) 

Zachary Lipton (Assistant Professor of Machine Learning and Operations Research, Carnegie Mellon University)

Mariya Toneva (Postdoctoral Fellow, Neuroscience Institute, Princeton University)

Location: Probasco Auditorium

More details to come.

Spring 2020 Philosophy Speaker Series
Sponsored by the Department of Philosophy & Charles P. Taft Research Center
- January 24, 2020 | TBA
  Larry Green (University of Colorado)
- February 22 & 23, 2020 | Taft Research Center | for information, click here
Complexity, Social Cognition, and Social Explanation
Tony Chemero (Cincinnati, Sally Haslanger (MIT), Gaile Polhaus (Miami), Angela Potochnik (Cincinnati), and Deborah Tollefsen (Memphis). 
- May 13-15, 2020 | Taft Research Center | for information, click here
Public Engagement with Science 
Presented by the UC Center for Public Engagement with Science, the Taft Research Center, and the National Science Foundation

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