Upcoming Events

Feb 28

Philosophy Alumni Event: Eric Kaplan

4:00pm to 6:00pm


Emerson 210

Eric Kaplan, Harvard alumnus and current producer and writer for The Big Bang Theory, will share how his love of philosophy influenced his career path.  There will be an hour-long Q&A session with Mr. Kaplan following his presentation.

Mar 01

Late Renaissance-Early Modern Philosophy Workshop

2:00pm to 6:00pm


Robbins Library, Emerson 211, Harvard University


2:00 – 3:15: Thomas Leinkauf (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität, Leibniz Forschungsstelle, Münster) “The concept of ‘vinculum’ and the problem of ‘contact’ and activity between two kinds of being: material and immaterial, finite and infinite, natural and metaphysical in Early Modern Philosphy”

Session Chair: Leah Wittington (Harvard)

3:30  5:00: Christian Barth (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) "Leibniz on Judgment and Responsibility"

Mar 05

Lunch in the Library

12:00pm to 1:30pm


Robbins Library, Emerson 211

To all of our concentrators, graduate students, department visitors, and faculty.

Please join us for lunch and good conversation from 12-1:30.

Mar 06

2nd Taller Filosofía en Español / 2nd Workshop in Spanish



Tanner Room, Emerson 310, Harvard University


Minorities and Philosophy (Harvard)

All speakers:

Diana Acosta-Navas (Harvard)

Verónica Gómez (Rutgers)

Chandler Hatch (Harvard)

Patricia Marechal (Harvard)

Miguel Miralbes (Brown)

Sofia Ortiz-Hinojosa (MIT)

Laura Perez (Harvard)

Adriana Renero (CUNY)

Susanna Siegel (Harvard)

Vanessa de Harven (UMass Amherst)


Diana Acosta-Navas

Patricia Marechal

Laura Perez

Susanna Siegel

Mar 12

Department Colloquium

4:00pm to 6:00pm


Emerson 305

Sarah Moss (Michigan) "A Defense of Probabilistic Knowledge"

Reception in Robbins Library following the lecture

Mar 24

Cognitive Theory and the Arts Seminar



Barker Center, Room 133

Sean Kelly (Harvard) "Techne, Technology, and Truth from Aristotle to Foucault"

Sponsored by the Mahindra Humanities Center, Harvard University

Apr 02

Department Colloquium

4:00pm to 6:00pm


Emerson 305

Jenny Saul (Sheffield)

Reception in Robbins Library following the lecture

Sponsored by the M&E Workshop

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