Category: Seminars

Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy 2013-2014 Annual Program

For a PDF version of the program, please use this link: Fall 2013   September 19, 2013 at Boston College Cristina Ionescu, Philosophy, The Catholic University of America “The Place of Pleasure and Knowledge in the Fourfold Articulation of Reality in Plato’s Philebus” Lecture Location: Faculty Dining Room, McElroy Commons Commentator: Marina McCoy, Boston College Seminar Topic: “The […]

Envisioning Alternative Academic Careers

Envisioning Alternative Academic Careers Amy Hale, PhD Sunday, October 7, 2012, 1:00-4:00pm Boston University Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies, Room 201 147 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215 How do we sustain ourselves as scholars when most academic jobs are casual and part-time? In 2005, adjuncts made up 57% of the faculty at Harvard and […]

Early Modern Intellectual History Seminar Programme

Oxford University; Hilary Term 2012 Graduate Seminar in Early Modern Intellectual History: ‘Scientific and Other Mentalities in Early Modern Europe’ Convenors: Prof. Maclean and Dr Malcolm All Souls (Hovenden Room), Wednesdays 5.00 p.m. 18 Jan: Dr Frédérique Aït-Touati: ‘Narrative, Fiction and Hypothesis in Seventeenth-Century Cosmological Writing, from Kepler to Huygens’ 25 Jan: Prof. Antonio Clericuzio […]