Philosophy Upcoming Events

Street Art Mini-Conference - March 4, 2020

This is a mini-conference on questions related to street art, public art and art and law at the intersection of philosophy, art and law. The event is a collaboration between the philosophy department and the art department, and features the following speakers:

Esteban del Valle (Keynote), a mixed media artist and the 2020 Breeden Scholar, Auburn University

http://www.estebandelvalle.com/bio

Nicholas Riggle, Philosophy, University of San Diego

http://www.nickriggle.com/about-2

Brian Soucek, Law, University of California Davis

https://law.ucdavis.edu/faculty/soucek/

Mary Beth Willard, Philosophy, Weber State University

https://www.mbwillard.net

Conference LocationCaroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts and Humanities at Pebble Hill

Accommodations: Speakers and guests will be staying at the Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center.

For further information, contactKeren Gorodeisky

Organizer:

Michael Watkins

Sponsors:
AU Department of Philosophy
AU College of Liberal Arts
AU Philosophy Club

Speakers:

Keith Allen, University of York 

Paul Boghossian, NYU 

Alex Byrne, MIT 

Sam Coleman, University of Hertfordshire 

Elisabeth Schellekens, Uppsala University 

Louise Hanson, Durham University 

Mark Eli Kalderon, University College London 

Alex King, SUNY Buffalo 

Mike Martin, University of Oxford and UC Berkeley 

Samantha Matherne, Harvard University 

 

Conference Registration: Registration this year is complimentary. You only have to sign in, but not to pay anything. You can sign in by sending an e-mail to Michael Watkins.

Conference Location: Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts and Humanities at Pebble Hill

Accommodations: Speakers and guests will be staying at the Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center.

Auburn, Alabama: Auburn is located in east central Alabama, on I-85, 100 miles southwest of Hartsfield Jackson Airport, about 110 miles southwest of the center of Atlanta, and 40 miles east of Montgomery. In the area one may find such attractions as the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library, the Martin Luther King Jr. historical district, FDR’s Little White House, Callaway Gardens, the first confederate White House, the Montgomery Civil Rights Memorial, the Rosa Parks Museum, the George Washington Carver Museum at the Tuskegee Institute, and the Blount Shakespeare Theatre.

Organizer:

Michael Watkins

Sponsors:
AU Department of Philosophy
AU College of Liberal Arts
AU Philosophy Club

Speakers:

Keith Allen, University of York 

Paul Boghossian, NYU 

Alex Byrne, MIT 

Sam Coleman, University of Hertfordshire 

Elisabeth Schellekens, Uppsala University 

Louise Hanson, Durham University 

Mark Eli Kalderon, University College London 

Alex King, SUNY Buffalo 

Mike Martin, University of Oxford and UC Berkeley 

Samantha Matherne, Harvard University 

 

Conference Registration: Registration this year is complimentary. You only have to sign in, but not to pay anything. You can sign in by sending an e-mail to Michael Watkins.

Conference Location: Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts and Humanities at Pebble Hill

Accommodations: Speakers and guests will be staying at the Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center.

Auburn, Alabama: Auburn is located in east central Alabama, on I-85, 100 miles southwest of Hartsfield Jackson Airport, about 110 miles southwest of the center of Atlanta, and 40 miles east of Montgomery. In the area one may find such attractions as the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library, the Martin Luther King Jr. historical district, FDR’s Little White House, Callaway Gardens, the first confederate White House, the Montgomery Civil Rights Memorial, the Rosa Parks Museum, the George Washington Carver Museum at the Tuskegee Institute, and the Blount Shakespeare Theatre.

CLA Annual Awards Ceremony

Wed, Apr 22, 2020
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art

Join the College of Liberal Arts as we celebrate the achievements of our faculty and staff. A reception will follow the ceremony. Free and open to all CLA faculty and staff. For more information, contact Wendy Bonner at wendybonner@auburn.edu.