International conference: The political role of moral emotions: normative, conceptual, and practical dimensions.
Originally June 25-26, 2020, postponed until 2021, date TBA.
Cosponsored with the Department of Political Science and International Relations of the Geneva School of Social Sciences, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland.
Carla Bagnoli, Professor of Theoretical Philosophy,…
Presentation: Robin Dembroff, Yale University
Postponed indefinitely. Updates when available.
Wed 10/16, 3:30-4:45. Join Evan Chase and Lorenzo Murphy for a candid conversation about how race and privilege shape our world. Dahlberg Hall, in the Veterans Memorial Hall. Free. Read more about Evan and Lorenzo:
Call for Submissions coming this fall.
The students of the Center for Ethics Student Forum and Phi Sigma Tau Zeta(GA), plus the Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics, are delighted to announce this upcoming talk by Sarah Burgess (Department of Philosophy, University of San Francisco):
“The Scandal of Identity, or How to Make a Scene”
Abstract: Through a reading of the…
Workshop with Marcia Baron (philosophy, University of Illinois) on Self-defense, Reason, and the Law.
Guest discussants to include Erin Kelly (Tufts) and Gary Watson (USC). May 16-17, 2019. For more information contact Andrew I. Cohen,
The Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics had a very productive fall 2018. It sponsored with other campus programs the 2018 ethics-in-film series. Other events included a symposium on the election, the annual Troy Moore Undergraduate Ethics Essay Contest, and a panel discussion on the ethics of commemoration.
The Center also sponsored an academic team,…
Troy Moore Undergraduate essay contest, 18-19
Announcing this year’s winners.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2018-19 Troy Moore Undergraduate Ethics Essay Contest:
1st prize: T. Oliver Flint, “Is ‘Do No Harm’ Enough? Negative Duties, Positive Duties, and Thomas Pogge’s Health Impact Fund”
2nd prize: Rachel Burke, “Endangering Transgender Prisoner Rights with the Overhaul…
November 12, 2018, 2:00 PM
Featuring noted experts on public memorialization.
The ethics of public commemoration
November 12, 2018, 2:00 – 3:15 PM
25 Park Place, Second Floor meeting room
Heidi Beirich, Director, Southern Poverty Law Center’s Intelligence Project
Sheffield Hale, President of the Atlanta History Center
Richard Rose, President…