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2021 Kleiner Lecture Series Announced

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The Department of Philosophy announces the Fall 2021 through Spring 2022 lineup for the annual Scott & Heather Kleiner Lecture Series. We are proud to present renowned Philosophy scholars from around the globe presenting important talks on a wide array of relevant philosophical topics. This year's schedule of Kleiner lectures includes:

September 23, 2021 
Jonathan Wolff  (Oxford University)

"Inequality in the City" (online)

Thursday, October 14, 2021 
Sarah Mattice (University of North Florida)

“On the Uncanny Goodness of Being Eclectic: Or, Guanyin as Philosophical Exemplar” (in-person) 

Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Andrea Scarantino (Georgia State University)

"Emotions as Motivational Systems: 'Our Best Bet for Ascribing Emotions to Artificial Creatures'" (online), co-sponsored with the UGA Institute for Artificial Intelligence 

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 
Sergio Gallegos (City university of new york) 

"Monstrosity as a Pedagogical Tool: Socrates, Montaigne, & Sor Juana" (in-person), co-sponsored with the UGA Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 
CDC Reeve (university of north carolina) 

"Plato on Love" (online)

Wednesday, December 1, 2020
Myisha Cherry (University of California Riverside)

in-person lecture title TBA, co-sponsored with the UGA Institute for African American Studies

Thursday, January 27, 2022
Tom Dougherty (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)  

in-person lecture title TBA

Thursday, February 3, 2022
Ted Poston (University of Alabama)

in-person lecture title TBA

Thursday, March 3, 2022 
Ryan Nefdt (University of Capetown)

online lecture title TBA, co-sponsored with the UGA Department of Linguistics

Thursday, March 24, 2022
Shannon Spaulding (Oklahoma State)

in-person lecture title TBA

Thursday, April 14, 2022
Melissa Burchard (University of North Carolina at Asheville)

in-person lecture title TBA

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 3:05pm

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