CEPPA Talks

The Centre hosts talks given by outstanding moral philosophers. All are welcome to attend.

2017-18 CEPPA Talks:

  • Victor Tadros (Warwick) –  (with comments by Joe Horton of UCL) 24 Oct 2017, 4-6pm Edgecliffe 104
  • Carlos Fraenkel (McGill) – 2nd Nov 2017, 4:30-6pm Edgecliffe G03
  • Elinor Mason (Edinburgh) – 15 Nov 2017, 11-1pm Edgecliffe 104
  • Fiona Woollard (Southampton) – 22 Nov 2017, 4:30-6pm Edgecliffe 104 and (Philosophy Society Talk) 23rd Nov 2017 1-2pm Arts Lecture Theatre
  • Tim Mulgan (Auckland/St Andrews) – 29 Nov 2017 11-12.30pm, Edgecliffe 104
  • Tom Simpson (Oxford) – 4 Dec 2017, 4:30-6pm Edgecliffe 104
  • Larry Temkin (Rutgers) – (Philosophy Society Talk) 5 Feb 2018 8-9:30pm Arts Lecture Theatre and  (CEPPA Talk) 6 Feb 2018 4-6pm Hebdomadars Room
  • Sophie Grace Chappell (Open) – 21st Feb 2018 11am-1pm Edgecliffe 104
  • Daniel Hausman (Wisconsin) – 16 March 2018 4-6pm Edgecliffe G03
  • Alexander Prescott-Couch (Oxford) –  2 April 2018 4-6pm Edgecliffe 104
  • Teresa Bejan (Oxford) – 10 April 2018 4-6pm Hebdomadars Room
  • Helen Frowe (Stockholm) – 18 April 2018 4-6pm Edgecliffe G03
  • Dhananjay Jagganathn (Columbia) – May 8th 2018 4-6pm Edgecliffe G03
  • Melissa Lane (Princeton), 2018 Knox Lecture – 21 May 2018 5:15-6:45pm School III

Past CEPPA Talks:

  • Geoff Sayre-McCord (UNC)
    • ‘On a Theory of a Better Morality and a Better Theory of Morality’, CEPPA Talk on Tuesday, 4 Oct 2016 from 6:05pm to 7:35pm in Edgecliffe 104.
  • Jeff McMahan (Oxford)
    • ‘Doing Good and Doing the Best’, Philosophy Society Talk on Thursday, 3 Nov 2016 from 7:45pm to 9:30pm (with comments by Theron Pummer) in School III, St Salvator’s Quad.
    • ‘Could Our Eating Animals Be Good For Them?’, CEPPA Talk on Friday, 4 Nov 2016 from 4:15pm to 5:45pm in Edgecliffe 104 (followed by reception).
  • Caspar Hare (MIT)
    • ‘The Paradox of Infinite Distrust’, Philosophy Society Talk on Monday, 23 Jan 2017 from 8pm to 9:30pm in the Arts Lecture Theatre.
    • ‘Rational Gifts’, CEPPA Talk on Tuesday, 24 Jan 2017 from 4:15pm to 5:45pm in Edgecliffe G03.
  • Paulina Sliwa (Cambridge)
    • ‘Into the Frying Pan: The Power of Excuses’, CEPPA Talk on Tuesday, 28 March 2017 from 4:15pm to 5:45 pm in the Arts Lecture Theatre. 
  • David Brink (UCSD)
    • ‘Partial Responsibility’, Philosophy Society Talk on Thursday, 13 April from 7:30pm to 9pm in the Auditorium at the Byre Theatre.
    • ‘Special Concern, Prudence, and Personal Identity’, CEPPA Talk on Friday, 14 April 2017 from 4:15pm to 5:45pm in Edgecliffe G03 (followed by reception).
  • Peter Singer (Princeton)