Student Staff Philosophy Reading Group

Upcoming meetings:

13th November (2:30-3:30, 128MP-SR11): Chapter 1 (‘The Conflict Between Authority and Autonomy’) of In Defense of Anarchism by Robert P. Wolff.

27th November (2:30-3:30, 128MP-SR11 tbc): Chapter 8 (‘A Cyborg Manifesto: Science, Technology, and Socialist Feminism in the Late Twentieth Century’) of Simians, Cyborgs and the Reinvention of Nature, by Donna Haraway.

11th December (2:30-3:30, 128MP-SR11 tbc): ‘Philosophy of Neuroscience’ by Ian Gold and Adina L. Roskies in The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Biology.

15th January (2:30-3:30, 128MP-SR11 tbc): ‘Recent Contributions to the Theory of Innate Ideas’ by Noam Chomsky. Synthese 17 (1).

29th January (2:30-3:30, 128MP-SR11 tbc): The Transcendence of the Ego: A Sketch for a Phenomenological Description by Jean-Paul Sartre.

12th February (2:30-3:30, 128MP-SR11 tbc): ‘Performative Acts and Gender Constitution: An Essay in Phenomenology and Feminist Theory’ by Judith Butler. Theatre Journal. 40 (4).

All texts are available from the UoL library in either electronic or physical form.