Digest Week 4 Trinity Term 2020

TT20, Week 4 (17th - 22nd May)

If you have entries for the weekly Digest, they must be received by Wednesday, midday of the week before the event. Please send information to admin@philosophy.ox.ac.uk

Unless otherwise stated, all events will take place in the Radcliffe Humanities Building on Woodstock Road, OX2 6GG.

Notices - other Philosophy events, including those taking place elsewhere in the university and beyond

Pali Seminar: Do situations exclude the virtues? A contemplative response | 14.00 - 16.00 | Seminar Room (Front Quad), Corpus Christi College

Can Contemplation satisfy the Situationist and protect the Character commitments of Virtue Ethics?

Convenor: Matthew Spencer, CCC Centre for the Study of Greek & Roman Antiquity (Oxford)


2.15pm: Paul Condon (Psychology, Southern Oregon): From Pali to Compassion

2.45pm: John Doris (Philosophy, Cornell): The state of play in the Situationism debates

3.15pm: Anna Marmodoro (Philosophy, Oxford): An Aristotelian response

There will be opportunities for questions after each speaker, briefly, and at greater length from 3.45pm.

This event forms part of the Pali Language of Mindfulness Seminar Series and Pali Language Course.

For further details contact: matthewjaspencer@yahoo.com