Reading Groups

SPRING 2020 

  • African, Latin American, and Native American Philosophy (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
    Meeting: Thursdays (but not every Thursday) from 12:00 -2:00 PM, 3rd floor conference room
    You can find the schedule of dates and topics, as well as links to the readings (with some still to be added), here: http://alexguerrero.squarespace.com/afrlatnat-rg/

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    Epistemology (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
    Meeting: Thursdays 12:50 - 2:50 PM, Flex space

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    Feminist Philosophy (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
    Meeting: Tuesdays 3:00 - 5:00 PM, Small seminar room *awaiting spring 2020 confirmation*

    We meet weekly to discuss papers in feminist philosophy, primarily in the analytic tradition. In addition, we run work-in-progress sessions where we give each other feedback on our work. And we also host 2-4 visiting speakers a semester. Past speakers include Sally Haslanger (MIT), Miranda Fricker (CUNY), Rachel Fraser (Oxford), and Esa Diaz-Leon (Barcelona).

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    Metaphysics  (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
    Meeting: Wednesdays 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Flex space (Seminar RM, if available)

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  • Philosophy of Language  (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
    Meeting: Wednesdays 1:00 - 3:00 PM, Flex space

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    Philosophy of Mind  (Jerry Fodor Society) (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
    Meeting: TBD

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    Philosophy of Race  (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
    Meeting: Fridays 2:00 - 4:00 PM, Flex space 

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    Rutgers Center for the Philosophy of Religion (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
    Meeting: Wednesdays 4:45 PM, 3rd Floor Gateway-RU Press

    The Rutgers Center for the Philosophy of Religion hosts a weekly reading group to discuss recent work in the philosophy of religion. Visitors to the reading group have included Bryan Frances (Fordham), Steve Wykstra (Calvin), William Lane Craig (Talbot), and Eleonore Stump (St. Louis University). Topics covered in recent readings have included the problem of evil, disagreement, skeptical theism, and the relationship between theism and modality.

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    Value Theory (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
    Meeting: Thursdays (roughly 4 times per semester; dates TBD)

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*If you would like to reserve space for a reading group, you must contact Mercedes Diaz to secure a space. If you neglect to do this, the department cannot guarantee that there will be space available during your desired meeting time. (Last updated 2/3/2020)