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Location:
Comal 116; 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Department of Philosophy
philosophy@txstate.edu
512-245-2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy, Philosophy Dialogue Series

Tuesday, October 26, 2021
12:30 p.m.
Science, Scientism, Ethics, and Religion
Dialogue Class with Special Guest: Sherron Watkins (Executive-in-Residence, McCoy College of Business)

Join the Dialogue!
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If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability.
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About the Series:

The Philosophy Dialogue Series is a unique program of lectures, interactive presentations, and discussions — as many as 60 presentations each semester. Faculty and student presenters come from all 10 colleges on campus, and the Department of Philosophy recruits nationally recognized scholars to participate each semester. Everyone is welcome to attend, and organizers encourage informal dialogues among faculty, students, and visitors.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are the American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Alliance, Sustainability Studies, The Alkek Library, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, ΦΣΤ ( Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society), University Seminar, The New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.

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Location:
San Marcos Public Library
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Department of Philosophy
philosophy@txstate.edu
512-245-2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy, Philosophy Dialogue Series

Wednesday, October 27, 2021
San Marcos Public Library
4:30 p.m.
Spinoza’s Ethics and Its God
Sean Daniel Johnson (Texas State Philosophy Alumnus)

Join the Dialogue!
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If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability.
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About the Series:

The Philosophy Dialogue Series is a unique program of lectures, interactive presentations, and discussions — as many as 60 presentations each semester. Faculty and student presenters come from all 10 colleges on campus, and the Department of Philosophy recruits nationally recognized scholars to participate each semester. Everyone is welcome to attend, and organizers encourage informal dialogues among faculty, students, and visitors.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are the American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Alliance, Sustainability Studies, The Alkek Library, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, ΦΣΤ ( Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society), University Seminar, The New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.

Click here for more information
more about event
Location:
Comal 116; 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Department of Philosophy
philosophy@txstate.edu
512-245-2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy, Philosophy Dialogue Series

Thursday, October 28, 2021
12:30 p.m.
Expressing the Ineffable: Expansive Naturalism and Enactivism in Wittgensteinian Philosophy of Religion
Dialogue Class with Special Guest: David Anderson (Philosophy, Texas A&M)

Join the Dialogue!
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If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability.
--------------------------------------------
About the Series:

The Philosophy Dialogue Series is a unique program of lectures, interactive presentations, and discussions — as many as 60 presentations each semester. Faculty and student presenters come from all 10 colleges on campus, and the Department of Philosophy recruits nationally recognized scholars to participate each semester. Everyone is welcome to attend, and organizers encourage informal dialogues among faculty, students, and visitors.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are the American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Alliance, Sustainability Studies, The Alkek Library, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, ΦΣΤ ( Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society), University Seminar, The New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.

Click here for more information
more about event

Location:
Comal 116; 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Department of Philosophy
philosophy@txstate.edu
512-245-2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy, Philosophy Dialogue Series

Friday, October 29, 2021
12:00 p.m.
Talk of the Times
Michelle Brown (Sociology) and Ron Stockdreher (Philosophy)

Join the Dialogue!
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If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability.
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About the Series:

The Philosophy Dialogue Series is a unique program of lectures, interactive presentations, and discussions — as many as 60 presentations each semester. Faculty and student presenters come from all 10 colleges on campus, and the Department of Philosophy recruits nationally recognized scholars to participate each semester. Everyone is welcome to attend, and organizers encourage informal dialogues among faculty, students, and visitors.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are the American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Alliance, Sustainability Studies, The Alkek Library, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, ΦΣΤ ( Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society), University Seminar, The New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.

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Location:
This is an online event. Please register to receive the zoom link.
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Department of Philosophy
philosophy@txstate.edu
512-245-2285

Dr. Eli Kanon, elikanon@txstate.edu
Campus Sponsor:
Department of Philosophy, Philosophy Dialogue Series
Join for the 6th annual Space Settlement Symposium on Friday, 29 October.

Private Enterprise and Private Property: Compassionate Approaches to Conflicts of Interest in Space

This year's featured speakers are:

Laura Montgomery, Ground-Based Space Matters
"Space Property Rights"

Carrie Crisp, Texas State University
"Property Rights and Eminent Domain"

Eli Kanon, Texas State University
"Private Enterprise and Incentives"

Moderated by:
Chris Elley
Founder, Electro-Fish Creative
 
Every fall semester Texas State University's Department of Philosophy hosts its annual Space Settlement Symposium. The purpose of these conversations is to encourage our students and community to support the progression of humankind toward colonization of outer space. Whether one seeks employment directly associated with NASA or private space exploration enterprises, or merely votes for candidates and policy encouraging such endeavors, everyone has an impact upon the success of space settlement.

If you require accommodations due to a disability in order to participate, please contact 512.245.2285 at least 72 hours in advance of the event.
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Location:
This is an online virtual event via zoom. Please register to receive the zoom link and passcode, www.eventbrite.com….
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Dr. Eli Kanon, elikanon@txstate.edu
Department of Philosophy, philosophy@txstate.edu
Campus Sponsor:
Department of Philosophy
Join for the 6th annual Space Settlement Symposium on Friday, 29 October.

Private Enterprise and Private Property: Compassionate Approaches to Conflicts of Interest in Space

This year's featured speakers are:

Laura Montgomery, Ground-Based Space Matters
"Space Property Rights"

Carrie Crisp, Texas State University
"Property Rights and Eminent Domain"

Eli Kanon, Texas State University
"Private Enterprise and Incentives"

Moderated by:
Chris Elley
Founder, Electro-Fish Creative
 
Every fall semester Texas State University's Department of Philosophy hosts its annual Space Settlement Symposium. The purpose of these conversations is to encourage our students and community to support the progression of humankind toward colonization of outer space. Whether one seeks employment directly associated with NASA or private space exploration enterprises, or merely votes for candidates and policy encouraging such endeavors, everyone has an impact upon the success of space settlement.

If you require accommodations due to a disability in order to participate, please contact 512.245.2285 at least 72 hours in advance of the event.
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more about event
Location:
Comal 116; 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Department of Philosophy
philosophy@txstate.edu
512-245-2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy, Philosophy Dialogue Series

Monday, November 1, 2021
2:00 p.m.
Communism: Political Philosophy or Conspiracy Theory?
The Socio-Politicos

Join the Dialogue!
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If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability.
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About the Series:

The Philosophy Dialogue Series is a unique program of lectures, interactive presentations, and discussions — as many as 60 presentations each semester. Faculty and student presenters come from all 10 colleges on campus, and the Department of Philosophy recruits nationally recognized scholars to participate each semester. Everyone is welcome to attend, and organizers encourage informal dialogues among faculty, students, and visitors.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are the American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Alliance, Sustainability Studies, The Alkek Library, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, ΦΣΤ ( Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society), University Seminar, The New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.

Click here for more information
more about event

Location:
Comal 116; 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Department of Philosophy
philosophy@txstate.edu
512-245-2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy, Philosophy Dialogue Series

Tuesday, November 2, 2021
12:30 p.m.
Conspiracy Epistemology
Dialogue Class

Join the Dialogue!
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If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability.
--------------------------------------------
About the Series:

The Philosophy Dialogue Series is a unique program of lectures, interactive presentations, and discussions — as many as 60 presentations each semester. Faculty and student presenters come from all 10 colleges on campus, and the Department of Philosophy recruits nationally recognized scholars to participate each semester. Everyone is welcome to attend, and organizers encourage informal dialogues among faculty, students, and visitors.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are the American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Alliance, Sustainability Studies, The Alkek Library, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, ΦΣΤ ( Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society), University Seminar, The New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.

Click here for more information
more about event

Location:
San Marcos Public Library; 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Department of Philosophy
philosophy@txstate.edu
512-245-2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy, Philosophy Dialogue Series

Wednesday, November 3, 2021
San Marcos Public Library
4:30 p.m.
Ideological Pathogens and Propaganda
Jonathan Surovell (Philosophy)

Join the Dialogue!
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If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability.
--------------------------------------------
About the Series:

The Philosophy Dialogue Series is a unique program of lectures, interactive presentations, and discussions — as many as 60 presentations each semester. Faculty and student presenters come from all 10 colleges on campus, and the Department of Philosophy recruits nationally recognized scholars to participate each semester. Everyone is welcome to attend, and organizers encourage informal dialogues among faculty, students, and visitors.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are the American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Alliance, Sustainability Studies, The Alkek Library, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, ΦΣΤ ( Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society), University Seminar, The New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.

Click here for more information
more about event

Location:
Comal 116; 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Department of Philosophy
philosophy@txstate.edu
512-245-2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy, Philosophy Dialogue Series

Thursday, November 4, 2021
12:30 p.m.
Vietnam: 50 years
Dialogue Class

Join the Dialogue!
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If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability.
--------------------------------------------
About the Series:

The Philosophy Dialogue Series is a unique program of lectures, interactive presentations, and discussions — as many as 60 presentations each semester. Faculty and student presenters come from all 10 colleges on campus, and the Department of Philosophy recruits nationally recognized scholars to participate each semester. Everyone is welcome to attend, and organizers encourage informal dialogues among faculty, students, and visitors.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are the American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Alliance, Sustainability Studies, The Alkek Library, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, ΦΣΤ ( Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society), University Seminar, The New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.

Click here for more information
more about event

Location:
Comal 116; 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Department of Philosophy
philosophy@txstate.edu
512-245-2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy, Philosophy Dialogue Series

Friday, November 5, 2021
12:00 p.m.
Talk of the Times
Michelle Brown (Sociology) and Ron Stockdreher (Philosophy)

Join the Dialogue!
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If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability.
--------------------------------------------
About the Series:

The Philosophy Dialogue Series is a unique program of lectures, interactive presentations, and discussions — as many as 60 presentations each semester. Faculty and student presenters come from all 10 colleges on campus, and the Department of Philosophy recruits nationally recognized scholars to participate each semester. Everyone is welcome to attend, and organizers encourage informal dialogues among faculty, students, and visitors.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are the American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Alliance, Sustainability Studies, The Alkek Library, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, ΦΣΤ ( Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society), University Seminar, The New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.

Click here for more information
more about event