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EPiC Meeting

October 16, 2015

EPiC this week will be having an open discussion on agency, with a focus on notions of political and animal agency. EPiC meets this Friday, October 16th, from 11:30am to 1:00pm.


EPiC Workshop

October 2, 2015

EPiC will be hosting a workshop, featuring papers by professor Babette Babich and professor Paul Fairfield. The workshop will begin 9:30am this Friday, October 2nd, at Richardson 215. Coffee and light refreshments to be provided. Please RSVP if you are interested in attending!

EPiC Research Group Meeting

January 23, 2015

The first EPiC meeting of this semester will be Friday the 23rd, in Watson 307 from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. Michael Vossen will be presenting work on a paper entitled "Getting It" that presents reasons why a certain type of changes—a subject coming to be able to act, think, speak, or perceive in a particular manner—is such that some of the educational's significance may be articulated in terms of it. The paper then examines the nature of grounds for describing or rejecting descriptions of subjects as having come to "got it."

EPiC Research Group Meeting

December 12, 2014

EPiC's final meeting of the fall term will be this Friday, December 12th. Nancy Salay will be presenting a paper in progress, tentatively entitled: "Conversations and Metaphors: Connecting the Brain-Mind". The meeting will be in Watson 122, from 12:00-2:00 PM.

"Issues of Translation" Workshop

December 3, 2014

EPiC is pleased to announce our second workshop, "Issues of Translation", featuring Alex Levant. Professor Levant has recently completed an English translation of previously untranslated material by Russian philosopher Evald Ilyenkov. Levant's research also concerns the origin and development of the mind, identity, and the self.

The workshop will be held Wednesday, December 3rd, in the Lougheed room—Richardson Hall room 340. All are welcome to attend. We will begin with a luncheon from 1:00-1:30pm, and then transition to a seminar running from 1:30-4:00pm. For more information or to RSVP, please contact EPiC.