Colloquia all

The Freedom Center Colloquium Series hosts weekly talks by Freedom Center faculty and graduate students, as well as other University of Arizona faculty and several outside scholars each semester. Colloquia are held from 12.30 to 1.45 on Thursdays in the Kendrick Room of the Freedom Center. A partial schedule for the Colloquium Series can be found below. Please keep an eye on this page as additional talks will be posted as the semester progresses. For information on talks from previous academic years, please click on one of the links on the left side of the screen.

Peter Vanderschraaf, University of California, Merced
Topic: Play Like Me Or Else! Supporting Conformity in Stag Hunt Problems With Costly Punishment"
Tyler DesRoches, Arizona State University
When Do Unhealthy States Harm the One Who is Unhealthy?
Adrian Blau, King's College London
The Logic of Inference of Thought Experiments in Political Philosophy
Fred Miller, Bowling Green State University
Topic: Aristotelian Statecraft
David Keyt, University of Arizona
Topic: Plato and the Ship of State
Chad Van Schoelandt, Tulane University
Topic: Social Rules and Personal Plans in Libertarian Thought
Suzanne Dovi, University of Arizona
Topic: The Four Faces of Misogyny
Brian Kogelmann, University of Maryland
Topic: The Calculus of the Moral Community (co-authored with Robert H. Wallace)
Mario Villarreal-Diaz, University of Arizona
The Road to Crony Capitalism
Jason Brennan, Georgetown University
Topic: Representation for Realists
Mylan Engel, Northern Illinois University
Fishy Reasoning and the Ethics of Eating
Kay Mathiesen, University of Arizona
Title: Fake News and the Limits of Freedom of Speech
Julia Annas, University of Arizona
Virtuous People and Moral Reasons
Jonny Anomaly, University of Arizona
Public Goods and Education
Phil Smolenski, Queen's University
Justice and Congruence: Political Not Ethical
Ellie Mason, University of Edinburgh
Taking Responsibility
Bill Glod, Institute for Humane Studies
Defending a Basic Right of Self-Direction Against Enforceable Duties of Beneficence: How a Coasean Bargain Might Help
Assaf Sharon, Tel Aviv University
Populism and Democracy: The Realist Challenge to Deliberative Democracy
Chris Freiman, College of William and Mary
Is the Right to Own Productive Private Property a Basic Liberty?
Peg Brand Weiser, Indiana University-Purdue University
The Role of Freedom in Simone de Beauvoir's Aesthetics
Mike Munger, Duke University
An Analytical Theory of Just Market Exchange
Rebecca Tuvel, Rhodes College
Reflections on the Hypatia Affair: Social Media, Critique and The Role of the Self in Feminist Theorizing
Justin Oakley, Monash University
Creating Regulatory Environments for Practical Wisdom and Role Virtues in Medical Practice
Vojko Strahovnik, University of Ljubljana
France Veber and His Moral Philosophy
David Shoemaker, Tulane