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2016

Friday, February 19, 2016
3:30 PM

Is Populism the Best Expression of Democracy?

Posted Date: February 9, 2016

2015

Philosophy Coffees
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
3:00 PM

Discuss “What Counts as Faith?” with the Philosophy Department and Hillel on Tuesday, November 10 at 3pm.

Posted Date: October 20, 2015
Cliff Kipp
Alumni

Philosophy major Cliff Kipp '99, the regional director for Montana Conservation Corps, also serves as the chairman of the board for a new trail system.

Posted Date: September 14, 2015

Rob Moore '12 worked in Nebraska for two years and deepened his appreciation for the state's unicameral political system.

Posted Date: December 4, 2015
Titus-Hepp Lectures
Friday, November 6, 2015
3:30 PM

Dr. Yang Xiao of Kenyon College will give his talk “Beyond Nature and Culture: Ecological Ethics in Chinese Philosophy” as part of the Philosophy Department's Titus-Hepp Lecture Series on Friday, November 6 at 3:30pm.

Posted Date: October 20, 2015

The Philosophy Department and Black Studies Program welcome Charles Mills presenting two lectures: “Liberalism and Racial Justice” and “Racial Equality.”

Posted Date: April 13, 2015

Sam Wheeler III, a professor of philosophy at the University of Connecticut, presents a lecture, “Pluralist Essentialism: How Davidson, Aristotle and Kripke Are All Partly Right.”

Posted Date: March 23, 2015

A Philosophy Coffee at the Denison Museum discusses “Tragedy, Memory and Memorialization” in the context of the work of artist Kara Walker.

Posted Date: March 23, 2015

2014

Departmental faculty updates for Fall 2014.

Posted Date: December 2, 2014

Crossing Borders: Denison Philosophy department to travel to Kenyon for day of philosophical conversation and fun.

Posted Date: October 28, 2014
Monday, November 3, 2014
4:00 PM

Why is experience important to philosophy? David Wood, the W. Alton Jones Professor of Philosophy at Vanderbilt University presents a lecture titled, “Disconcerting Experience.”

Posted Date: October 20, 2014
Monday, November 3, 2014
4:30 PM

The Titus-Hepp Series welcomes David Wood presenting “Disconcerting Experience.”

Posted Date: October 17, 2014
Monday, October 13, 2014
4:30 PM

Denison University’s Titus-Hepp Series welcomes Rachel Cohon presenting, “Promises: Hume, Scanlon, and Voluntary Self-Obligation,” at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 13, in room 210 of the Samson Talbot Hall.

Posted Date: October 2, 2014

Come and chat philosophically and enjoy refreshments at these Philosophy Coffees on Friday, Oct. 10, and Friday, Nov. 7.

Posted Date: October 2, 2014

Barbara Fultner, professor of philosophy and women’s studies, had two articles published last September

Posted Date: August 21, 2014

Tony Lisska’s recent presentations and publications demonstrate not only the breadth of his own research, but the variety found within fields of philosophy.

Posted Date: August 21, 2014

The Department of Philosophy presents two lectures by Tyler Burge, professor of philosophy at UCLA, and the author of articles in philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychology, and more.

Posted Date: March 28, 2014
Titus-Hepp Lectures
Thursday, March 27, 2014
3:30 PM

Amy Kind, professor of philosophy at Claremont McKenna College will present a lecture, “Imagining Under Constraints.”

Posted Date: March 14, 2014
Thursday, March 6, 2014
3:30 PM

Allen Carlson, of the University of Alberta, presents “What is a Sound Natural Aesthetics for Conservation Policy and Land Management?”

Posted Date: February 25, 2014
Philosophy Coffees
Thursday, February 27, 2014
3:30 PM

The concept of “essence” plays an important role in the history of philosophical thinking. Are essences actual, or does the term merely act a tool for categorizing the world around us?

Posted Date: February 20, 2014
Friday, February 14, 2014
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Linda Martin Alcoff will present a lecture titled “The Future of Whiteness,” which asks if racism is inherent in white identity.

Posted Date: February 3, 2014
Ben Caplan of The Ohio State University
Titus-Hepp Lectures
Monday, February 3, 2014
3:30 PM

The Titus Hepp Lecture Series welcomes Ben Caplan of The Ohio State University presenting “Brutal Propositions.”

Posted Date: January 16, 2014
Philosophy Coffees
Thursday, January 30, 2014
3:30 PM

Contextualism is the idea that “knowledge” is a context-sensitive term. Invariantism, on the other hand, holds that claims to knowledge do not vary in different contexts. Which of these views is more compelling?

Posted Date: January 16, 2014

2013

Philosophy Coffees
Friday, November 15, 2013
3:30 PM

Corporations are often treated as legal persons.

Posted Date: November 8, 2013
Ronald Sandler
Titus-Hepp Lectures
Friday, November 8, 2013
3:30 PM

The Titus-Hepp Lecture Series welcomes Ronald Sandler of Northeastern University presenting "A Defense of the Moral Status of Artifacts?"

Posted Date: October 24, 2013
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Spectrum Series
Thursday, November 7, 2013
4:00 PM

The Spectrum Series welcomes Ronald Sandler of Northeastern University presenting “The Ethics of De-Extinction.”

Posted Date: October 24, 2013
John Haldane, University of St. Andrews
Monday, September 30, 2013

The Titus-Hepp Lecture Series welcomes John Haldane, University of St. Andrews, presenting “Naturalism, Realism, and Natural Realism'

Posted Date: September 24, 2013
Philosophy Coffees
Friday, September 20, 2013
3:30 PM

Philosophy Coffee looks at the obligations of friendship.

Posted Date: September 13, 2013
Philosophy Coffees
Friday, October 4, 2013
3:30 PM

The Philosophy Coffee explores parents, children, and the complexities of their relationships.

Posted Date: September 13, 2013
Titus-Hepp Lectures
Friday, April 19, 2013
3:30 PM

Lectureship that honors Harold H. Titus & Maylon H. Hepp. Past Denison professors who jointly contributed over 63 years of prominent academic service to the philosophy department.

Posted Date: May 28, 2013