Hilary 2022

For the Hilary Term 2022, meetings will take place either on Microsoft Teams or in the Lecture Room in the building of the Faculty of Philosophy on Fridays from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm.. We appreciate your understanding that, as the situation evolves, the Society will adapt following the University guidelines.

Week 2 (Friday, 28 January)

The Jowett Society

Rachel Fraser (Oxford) — How to Transmit Understanding

In-person event

Week 3 (Friday, 4 February)

The Jowett Society

Jennifer Nado (University of Hong Kong) — Conceptual Engineering: A Practical Role Approach

Online event

Week 5 (Friday, 18 February)

The Jowett Society

Neil Dewar (Cambridge) — Equivalence and Convention

In-person event

Week 6 (Friday, 25 February)

The Jowett Society

Darrell Rowbottom (Lingnam University) — TBA

In-person event

Week 7 (Friday, 4 March)

The Jowett Society

Tim Maudlin (NYU) — Law, Fact, or Mathematical Consequence? Metaphysical Options in Mathematical Physics

In-person event

Week 8 (Friday 11 March)

The Jowett Society

Hannes Leitgeb (LMU Munich) — On Merely Expressive Devices. Logical Empiricism Revived