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Concordia University Philosophy Colloquium Series – Fall 2009 Schedule

Concordia University Philosophy Colloquium Series

talks for Fall 2009

For more information click here<http://artsandscience.concordia.ca/philosophy/newsandevents/speakersseries/>.

Prof. Penelope Deutscher<http://www.philosophy.northwestern.edu/people/faculty/deutscher.html>, Department of Philosophy, Northwestern University

Unbecoming: Beauvoir on the Age of Sex and the Sex of Age
Oct. 22, 2009, 18:00-20:00, Montefiore Club, Salon C (1195 Guy, between St. Catherine and René Lévesque)

This is a panel discussion based on Deutscher's recent book, The Philosophy of Simone de Beauvoir: Ambiguity, Conversion, Resistance<http://www.cambridge.org/catalogue/catalogue.asp?isbn=9780521885201>, with commentary by Shiloh Whitney (Dept. Of Philosophy, McGill University) and response by Deutscher. Co-sponsored with the Simone de Beauvoir Institute, Concordia University, on the occasion of the recent centenary of de Beauvoir.

Biopoliticized Maternity and the Trope of Immunization: From Foucault to Esposito
Oct. 23, 2009, 16:00-18:00, PR-100

Prof. John Lysaker<http://www.philosophy.emory.edu/facstaff/lysaker.shtml>, Department of Philosophy, Emory University

Our Subjective Multiplicity
Nov. 20, 2009, 16:00-18:00, PR-100

This talk will be drawing on Lysaker's study of the self in Schizophrenia and the Fate of the Self<http://www.oup.com/us/catalog/general/subject/Medicine/PsychiatryPsychology/?view=usa&ci=9780199215768>, co-authored with Paul Lysaker.
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