• Jonathan Lear

    10/05/2016, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, 308A Doe Library

    Histories of the Self: A Lecture Series In the Republic, Socrates argues that reason should rule over the whole soul because it has wisdom and foresight. And Aristotle endorsed this outlook in …    read more

  • 09/23/2016, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm, Geballe Room, Townsend Center

    Excrement and Debt: insights from a popular anatomical image into the depths of history and of the heart   Professor Shigehisa Kuriyama's research explores broad philosophical issues …    read more

  • 09/22/2016, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm, 308A Doe Library

    Communicating by Juxtaposing: --a neglected approach to knowledge and its travels-- Professor Shigehisa Kuriyama's research explores broad philosophical issues (being and time, representations …    read more

  • 05/18/2016, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Zellerbach Hall, Lower Sproul Plaza

    Save the date! Our department's 2016 Commencement will be held on Wednesday, May 18th, from 2:00 - 4:00 pm in Zellerbach Hall, with a reception immediately following from 4:00 - 5:00 pm. …    read more

  • 04/25/2016, 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm, BCNM Commons (340 Moffitt Undergraduate Library)

    Sponsored by the Department of Rhetoric Please join us for Re/Sounding Place; a micro-symposium for the sonically engaged. Re/Sounding Place seeks to facilitate conversation across a diverse …    read more

  • 04/12/2016, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Maude Fife Room, 315 Wheeler Hall

    A TALK BY ABDUL-RAHIM AL-SHAIKH Associate Professor of Philosophy and Cultural and Arab Studies, Birzeit Universityand Fulbright Scholar, 2015-1016, at the Center for Palestine Studies, Columbia …    read more

  • 04/08/2016, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Please read the paper for the Rhetoric workshop in advance. Obtain copies from emilygcardoza@berkeley.edu.  Professor Frank will also be lecturing on "A Life Without Poetry: Rereading …    read more

  • 03/04/2016, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Neither Religious nor Spiritual: Nietzsche’s Illiberal, Faith-Based Self-Fashioning Nietzsche’s call to make one’s life a work of art should be understood against the backdrop …    read more