Masterclass on Feminist Theory

Dear all, We are happy to announce a masterclass on feminist theory, which will take place June 13-14 at Leiden and Utrecht Universities. The masterclass is a high-level course aimed at advanced Research MA and PhD students whose research relates to themes such as ethics in the Anthropocene, (feminist) posthumanisms, Foucauldian feminisms, feminist (new) materialism, … Continue reading Masterclass on Feminist Theory

Programme of “Mind the Gap: (In)famous Oppositions in the History of Philosophy”

Dear OZSW members, What is lost when we sever philosophy and its history into opposing camps? Or does it actually help our understanding to classify authors as analytical versus continental, rationalist rather than empiricist, realists and nominalists, Aristotelians and Platonists? What conception of philosophy lies behind such oppositions? The program of the two-day course “Mind … Continue reading Programme of “Mind the Gap: (In)famous Oppositions in the History of Philosophy”

Philosophical Reflections on Technological Dystopia

Dear OZSW members, The Dutch Research School of Philosophy (OZSW), the PhD Council of the OZSW invites you to a brief workshop on ”Philosophical Reflections on Technological Dystopia” on May 17th 2017, 13:00-17:00 at De Villa in Nijmegen. Registrations and more information can be found here.      

Climate Ethics Course: Still 5 days to benefit from travel support

Dear OZSW PhD Students, There is still room to register for the ‘Climate Ethics Course’. Limited budget is available to financially support OZSW PhD students living far away from Utrecht. If you want to benefit from this travel support, please send a motivated request at secretariaat@ozsw.nl before January 16. In this PhD course the subject … Continue reading Climate Ethics Course: Still 5 days to benefit from travel support

Annual OZSW Winter School for Research Master students: Registration open !

Dear Research Master Students, The Dutch Research School of Philosophy (OZSW) and the University of Groningen invite all research master students to a three-day winter school that will take place from 9 to 11 February 2017 at the University of Groningen. The Winter School aims to provide students from the 5 ReMa programmes (Groningen, Utrecht, … Continue reading Annual OZSW Winter School for Research Master students: Registration open !

Climate ethics – New date !

Dear OZSW members, We are happy to let you know that the “Climate Ethics” course will be held from the 31st of January to the 2nd of February 2017, at Utrecht University. In this PhD course the subject of climate ethics will be studied from a variety of perspectives. There will be ten meetings, each … Continue reading Climate ethics – New date !

OZSW conference: the detailed conference program is now available!

Dear All, The programs of the OZSW conference which will take place on 9-10 December 2016 in Groningen are now available here. It is the annual general philosophy conference of the OZSW. The keynote speakers are:  Samir Okasha (University of Bristol), Alison Simmons (Harvard University) and James Lenman (University of Sheffield). Please don’t forget to … Continue reading OZSW conference: the detailed conference program is now available!

Registrations are open for the OZSW Springschool on Ethical Theory and Moral Practice

Dear All, The Dutch Research School of Philosophy (OZSW) and the Ethics Institute of Utrecht University invite you to a five-day spring school on Ethical Theory and Moral Practice from 3-7 April 2017. This intensive course will be held at the Woodbrooke Hotel in Barchem, the Netherlands.   This is a high-level course primarily aimed at … Continue reading Registrations are open for the OZSW Springschool on Ethical Theory and Moral Practice