NYU Professor David Chalmers to Discuss “An Argument for Panpsychism” at Amherst College Oct. 23

Submitted on Thursday, 10/18/2012, at 3:48 PM

October 17, 2012

AMHERST, Mass. — On Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 4:30 p.m. in the Pruyne Lecture Hall of Amherst College’s Fayerweather Hall, David Chalmers, visiting professor of philosophy at New York University, will present the eighth annual Amherst Lecture in Philosophy. Both his talk, titled “An Argument for Panpsychism,” and a reception following it are free and open to the public.

Princeton Philosopher Frank Jackson to Discuss “Perception, Representation, Language” at Amherst College April 11

Submitted on Thursday, 3/22/2012, at 12:06 PM

AMHERST, Mass.—On Wednesday, April 11, at 4:30 p.m. in Cole Assembly Room of Amherst College’s Converse Hall, Frank Jackson, visiting professor of philosophy at Princeton University, will present the seventh annual Amherst Lecture in Philosophy. His talk, titled “Perception, Representation, Language,” and a reception following it are both free and open to the public.

University of Pittsburgh Professor John McDowell to Discuss “Intention in Action” at Amherst College April 28

April 7, 2011

AMHERST, Mass. — On Thursday, April 28, at 4:30 p.m. in Cole Assembly Room of Amherst College’s Converse Hall, University of Pittsburgh philosophy professor John McDowell will participate in the sixth Amherst Lecture in Philosophy. His talk, titled “Intention in Action,” and a reception following it are both free and open to the public.

Harvard Philosopher Christine M. Korsgaard to Discuss the Evolution of Morality at Amherst College April 8

March 23, 2010

AMHERST, Mass. — On Thursday, April 8, at 4:30 p.m. in Cole Assembly Room of Amherst College’s Converse Hall, HarvardUniversity philosophy professor Christine M. Korsgaard will present the fifth Amherst Lecture in Philosophy.

Second Amherst Lecture in Philosophy Now Available Online

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NYU Philosopher J. David Velleman To Inaugurate Amherst Lecture in Philosophy March 9

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Philosopher John Perry To Present Second Amherst Lecture in Philosophy Oct. 19

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Amherst Lecture in Philosophy Now Available Online

Amherst Lecture Series

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