Trinity 2014

Week 1 (Friday, 2 May)

The Jowett Society

Barbara Vetter (Humboldt-Berlin), “How to Be a Dispositionalist about Modality

Week 2 (Friday, 9 May)

The Jowett Society

Brian Hedden (Somerville College, Oxford), “Uniqueness and Diachronic Requirements

Week 3 (Friday, 16 May)

The Philosophical Society

James Studd (Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford), “How Universes Expand

Week 4 (Friday, 23 May)

The Philosophical Society


Week 5 (Friday, 30 May)

The Philosophical Society

Dan Marshall (HKU), “An Analysis of Intrinsicality

The Jowett Society

Shamik Dasgupta (Princeton), “Inexpressible Ignorance

*Note: This week, the Jowett Society and the Philosophical Society are hosting a special joint session. Dan Marshall’s talk will take place from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm (in the Lecture Room), and Shamik Dasgupta’s talk will take place from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm (also in the Lecture Room). The department tea will take place from 4:00 pm to 4:30 pm (instead of from 3:00 pm to 3:30 pm).*

Week 6 (Friday, 6 June)

The Jowett Society

Maria Lasonen-Aarnio (Michigan), “I’m Onto Something!

Week 7 (Friday, 13 June)

The Philosophical Society

Julia Markovits (MIT), “On What It Is To Matter

Week 8 (Friday, 20 June)

The Jowett Society

Anna Mahtani (LSE), “Dutch Books, Coherence and Logical Consistency