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Calendar of Events

The Department of Philosophy at The University of Tennessee regularly sponsors visiting speakers, symposia, workshops and conferences. For a list of philosophers who have visited the Department in association with one or another of these undertakings in recent years, click here.

All Events are Free and Open to the Public.

Fall 2016

  • Thursday September 15
    UT Veritas - " Wandering In Darkness- The Problem of Suffering"
    Dr Eleonore Stump, Professor of Philosophy Saint Louis University
    With a response by John Hardwig Professor Emeritus University of Tennessee
    7:00 PM
    John 23 University Parish

  • Friday, September 23
    David Frank, Lecturer in Philosophy and EEB University of Tennessee
    Research seminar on the Biological Diversities and Multiple Values
    3:30-4:30 PM
    SERF 307
    Pre-talk reception and snacks will be at 3 PM in Dabney 568.

  • September 30-October 2
    Tennessee Value and Agency Conference

  • Friday, October 21
    Andrew Roche, Associate Professor of Philosophy Centre College
    "Kant's Transcendental Deduction and the Unity of Space and Time."
    3:30 PM
    1210 McClung tower

  • Thursday, November 3
    Tom Hill , Kenan Distinguished Professor University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
    • Visiting Cureton’s Super Seminar on Thursday

  • Thursday, November 10
    Robert Johnson , Professor University of Missouri 
    • Visiting Cureton’s Super Seminar on Thursday
      Public Talk
      "Self-Respect and the Order of Practical Knowledge in the 'Transcendental Method'"
      Friday, November 11
      3:30 PM
      1210 McClung Tower

  • Thursday, November 17
    Erin Kelly, Associate Professor pf Philosophy Tufts University
    • Visiting Cureton’s Super Seminar on Thursday
      Public Talk
      "Historically Rooted Injustice"
      Friday, November 18
      3:30 PM
      1210 McClung Tower

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