1. Graduate Prize Fellow‚ Adam Lerner‚ recounts Larissa MacFarquhar’s talk on ‘do–gooders’.

    View talk here. There are people who do good, and then there are what Larissa MacFarquhar calls "do-gooders". Larissa MacFarquhar of The New ...

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  2. Philadelphia’s news website,‚ profiled UCHV’s Film Forum‚ which is directed by Erika Kiss.

    The post specifically discusses Japanese director Yasujiro Ozu’s Where Now Are the Dreams of Youth?‚ which played at the Princeton Garden and was ...

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  3. Values and Public Life (VPL) student‚ Wardah Bari ’16 – together with a classmate – created a project for Syrian and Jordanian refugees through a grant from Projects for Peace.

    Read full story here.

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Upcoming Events    

  1. Monday, November 30, 2015 "Why International Loan Conditionality is Coersive and Unjust" Meena Krishnamurthy, University of Michigan Room 201, Marx Hall, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Co-Sponsored Seminars and Workshops Co-sponsored by: Department of Philosophy
  2. Wednesday, December 2, 2015 "Appeal & Review" 301 Marx Hall, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Ethics of Reading Seminars and Lectures
  3. Wednesday, December 2, 2015 "Personhood, Ethics, and Cognition" Gary Varner, Texas A&M University Bowl 1, Robertson Hall, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars

    Gary Varner is professor of philosophy at Texas A&M University. He wrote one of the first dissertations on environmental ethics, at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, and has since published two books and over 50 articles, book reviews, and encyclopedia entries on topics in environmental ethics and animal ethics. He is currently finishing a long-term project on animals and the moral philosophy of R.M. Hare. The first installment, Personhood, Ethics, and Animal Cognition: Situating Animals in Hare’s Two-Level Utilitarianism, was published by Oxford University Press in 2012. A second volume, tentatively titled Sustaining Animals: Envisioning Humane, Sustainable Communities, is in progress.

  4. Thursday, December 3, 2015 "The Space of Politics and the Space of War: Some Grotian Prolegomena" Annabel Brett, University of Cambridge 127 Corwin Hall, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Political Philosophy Colloquium
  5. Monday, December 7, 2015 Ruth Chang, Rutgers University and 2015-16 LSR Visiting Fellow TBD, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Co-Sponsored Seminars and Workshops Co-sponsored by: Department of Philosophy
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