Among the latest articles published in Philosophers' Imprint (vol. 15, February 2015), we find Tim Willenken's "Rationalist Responses to Skepticism: A New Puzzle." You can access it for free here.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Thursday, February 12, 2015
On March 27-28, 2015, Florida State University will hold a conference on evolutionary ethics, including evolutionary debunking arguments of morality. Some of the speakers are among the best specialists in this field. Complete information can be found here.
Saturday, February 7, 2015
There's a call for applications for a professor position in the history of early modern philosophy at the Universität Hamburg. The main area of research and teaching is skepticism. Full information can be found here.
Thursday, February 5, 2015
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Thursday, January 8, 2015
Volume 5, issue 1 of the International Journal for the Study of Skepticism is now out. It contains a symposium on Stanley Cavell's The Claim of Reason (featuring papers by Peter Fosl, Andrea Kern, and Stephen Mulhall), followed by a discussion co-authored by the late Tony Brueckner and two book reviews. To access the contents, click here.
Saturday, January 3, 2015
From October 2015, and for a period of eight years, there will be a new research center at Hamburg University: Humanities Centre for Advanced Studies – Jewish Scepticism (HCAS–JS). The center's director will be Giuseppe Veltri. More information can be found here.
Friday, December 26, 2014
There is a call for papers for the international conference, “Deep Disagreements: Philosophical and Legal Perspectives,” which will take place at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin on June 11-12, 2015. For complete information, click here.
Sunday, December 21, 2014
A new volume of interest to those working on moral and/or religious skepticism: Challenges to Moral and Religious Belief: Disagreement and Evolution (OUP, 2014), edited by Michael Bergmann and Patrick Kain. You can find a recent review here.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
The seventh conference of the Dutch-Flemish Association for Analytic Philosophy will be devoted to skepticism. The conference will take place on January 28-30, 2015 at the Erasmus University Rotterdam (the Netherlands). The keynote speakers will be Martijn Blaauw, Bryan Frances, and Katerina Ierodiakonou. For complete information, go here.
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Sunday, November 30, 2014
In the last few years, there has been renewed interest in Plutarch’s Adversus Colotem. A couple of years ago, Eleni Kechagia published her Plutarch against Colotes: A Lesson in the History of Philosophy (OUP, 2012). Now it’s the turn of Aurora Corti’s L’Adversus Colotem di Plutarco: Storia di una polemica filosofica (Leuven University Press, 2014), a considerable part of which deals with skepticism.