Fall quarter 2023: Schedule of Presentations

Welcome back to campus! We are kicking off our Fall 2023 HOPR line-up on Friday 10/13, 2:15-3:45, with a visit by Prof. John Proios (University of Chicago). We will discuss his paper draft, “The Knowledge of Free People: Dialectic, Intelligibility, and Liberation in Plato’s Sophist.” As usual, this will be a read-ahead event — I will be circulate a draft of the paper one week before our meeting. We will meet at the Philosophy Department Library. The rest of the schedule for the quarter can be found here.

Everyone is welcome to attend!


fall 2022: in person, great line-up

this quarter we are welcoming everyone back to campus, and kicking off our fall 2022 hopr line-up with an in-person meeting on friday october 7 with our very own jc gonzalez, who will present work in progress on kant’s theory of concepts and how it is supposed to fit with kant’s account of purposiveness — the rest of the fall schedule is more or less set, and it looks like we have some great hopr’s in store for winter and spring as well

full spring 2019 schedule now up

after a great start to spring on the very first day of the term (April 1) with Don Rutherford (UCSD) on Montaigne, Spinoza, and others, we are now getting ready to kick off the rest of the term’s schedule next week (May 3) with Nick Riggle (USD) on Schiller, followed by Clinton Tolley (UCSD) on Vasconcelos, Clerk Shaw (Tennessee) on the Epicureans, Marko Malink (NYU) tbd, and Michael Hardimon (UCSD) on Hegel — dates/info here.