Past Events

  • 2017 Apr 21

    Book discussion with Professor Susanna Siegel


    Harvard Book Store, 1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge MA

    Please join Edgar Pierce Professor of Philosophy at Harvard Susanna Siegel at the Harvard Book Store for a discussion of her new book The Rationality of Perception. This is event is being supported by the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics as part of their series "Ethics in Your World."

  • 2017 Apr 17

    Harvard History of Philosophy Workshop: Lucy Allais (UC San Diego) "Kant's Racism"


    Robbins Library, Emerson 211
    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    Lucy Allais, Henry E. Allison Endowed Chair in the History of Philosophy (UC San Diego) will present a talk entitled "Kant's Racism" to the History of Philosophy Workshop at Harvard University on April 17, 2017 from 4-5:30 in Robbins Library (Emerson 211). A reception in the library will follow.

  • 2017 Apr 11

    David Chalmers (NYU) "The Virtual and the Real"


    Emerson Hall 305

    David Chalmers (NYU): The Virtual and the Real

    The Harvard Review of Philosophy is pleased to welcome Professor David Chalmers of New York University on Tuesday, April 11th. Chalmers, an esteemed philosopher know for his work in the philosophy of mind and in the allied areas of philosophy and cognitive science, is the author of The Conscious Mind: In Search of  a Fundamental Theory, editor of several collections of essays, and the co-director of PhilPapers.



  • 2017 Apr 08

    Harvard/MIT Graduate Philosophy Conference


    Emerson Hall 305
    (All day)

    9.00am - 9.30am: Breakfast

    9.30am - 10.50am: Michelle M. Dyke ‘From Normative Disagreement o Normative Antirealism?’

    Commentator: Doug Kremm

    11.00am - 12.20pm: Jonah Nagashima ‘What Counts as Fundamental?’

    Commentator: David Balcarras

    12.20pm - 1.30pm: Lunch

    1.30pm - 2.50pm: Wes Siscoe ‘Sui Generis Linguistic Norms’

    Commentator: Samia Hesni

  • 2017 Mar 31

    Philosophy Alumni Panel


    Robbins Library, Emerson 211
    1:00pm to 2:30pm

    As part of Advising Fortnight 2017, the Department of Philosophy welcomes students to a philosophy alumni panel on Friday, March 31st at 1PM in Robbins Library.