Special Colloquium Series, Workshops, and Conferences

Recurring

The Graham Kennedy Memorial Lecture is an annual lecture in memory of philosophy undergraduate Graham Kennedy. The lecture is given by a distinguished visiting speaker on a philosophical subject accessible to undergraduates.

The Vlastos Lecture is an annual lecture in memory of the great philosopher and Queen's professor, Gregory Vlastos. The lecture is given by a distinguished visiting speaker on a theme relevant to Vlastos' work, especially ancient philosophy and ethics.

Upcoming

Transformative Interspecies Justice, hosted by the Animals in Philosophy, Politics, Law, and Ethics (APPLE) research group at Queen’s University. Visit APPLE's site for updates.

APPLE Research Group

The Self and the Selfless: Hannah Arendt and Simone Weil on Individual Action in Dark Times, organized by graduate students Kathryn Lawson and Joshua Livingston. Visit the conference website for more information.

Arendt & Weil Conference 2021

Recent (2017 onward)

Workshop, January 2021, co-organized by Margaret Moore (Political Studies, Philosophy), bringing together theorists working on all aspects of territory, to reflect on the moral and political implications of the threat that climate change poses to people, their territorial attachments, and their rights to occupy a given piece of land. Speakers include:

  • Cara Nine
  • Jennifer Szende
  • Michael Luoma
  • Margaret Moore
  • Alejandra Mancilla
  • Megan Blomfield
  • Patti Lenard
  • Anna Stilz
  • Chris Armstrong
  • Steve Vanderheiden
  • Byron Williston
  • Charles Jones

Special Colloquium Series, 2020. Hosted by the Department of Philosophy, the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, and the Cultural Studies Graduate Program. ALKC Colloquium Series Poster (PDF 514 KB).

Special Colloquium Series, 2020. Hosted by the Department of Philosophy and the School of Computing. Philosophical Implications of Artificial Intelligence Colloquium Series Poster (PDF 197 KB).

Special Colloquium, 2020. Hosted by the Department of Philosophy, Notes from a Biscuit Tin and In ParenthesisNotes from a Biscuit Tin Colloquium Series Poster (PDF 308 KB).

Conference, 2019. Hosted by the Department of Philosophy. Iris Murdoch Conference Poster (PNG 484 KB).

Special Colloquium Series, 2019. Hosted by the Department of Philosophy. Philosophy of Race Colloquium Series Poster (PDF 167 KB).

Graduate Conference, 2019. Presented by Queen’s Philosophy Graduate Equity Collective. Imagining Otherwise Conference Poster (JPEG 485 KB).

Workshop, 2018. Co-sponsored by the Animals in Philosophy, Politics, Law, and Ethics (APPLE) research group at Queen’s University and the Humane Jobs initiative at Brock University. More information can be found on APPLE's website.

Special Colloquium Series, 2018. Hosted by the Department of Philosophy. Epistemology Colloquium Series Poster (PDF 166 KB).

Workshop, 2017. Hosted by the Animals in Philosophy, Politics, Law, and Ethics (APPLE) research group at Queen’s University. More information can be found on APPLE's website.

Workshop, 2017. Hosted by the Department of Philosophy. Teaching and Learning Conference Poster (JPEG 2.3 MB).