Upcoming News & Events

Friday, September 28, 2018

Professor David Ciepley (University of Denver)
Neoliberalism and the Corporation: Mutually Contradictory and Corrupting

Discussant: Alex Bliberg (UVA Politics)

2:00-3:45 Gibson 296

Friday, October 26, 2018


Mini-conference on Human Dignity

Presented in association with the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture (with thanks especially to Joe Davis and Tal Brewer)

Presentations by Colin Bird (UVA), Michelle Mason (University of Minnesota), Remy Debes (University of Memphis), and Nick Wolterstorff (emeritus, Yale and UVA)

*Please note that the organizers of the PT Colloquium have kindly agreed to delay Robert Gooding-Williams’s appearance that day to 2.30 to allow time for anyone who wishes to attend the first session of the Dignity conference (12-2) to make it back for the PT Colloquium as well. I am grateful to Stephen White for his flexibility. 

12-5pm Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture, Watson Manor, 3 University Circle

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Professor Deborah Hellman (UVA Law)
Measures of Algorithmic Fairness

Discussant: Matthias Brinkmann (UVA PPL)

2:00–3:45 Nau 342

Friday, December 7, 2018

Professor Ryan Pevnick (NYU)
Defensible Epistocracy

Discussant: Chris Berk (UVA PPL)

2:00–3:45 Gibson 296