OZSW 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 OZSW 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”

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

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 !

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

Dutch-Flemish Day of Philosophy: ‘Tall Tales’

Dear all, On 22 October 2016 an event will take place that is not to be missed: the yearly ‘Dutch-Flemish day of Philosophy’, or, in Dutch, de ‘Nederlands-Vlaamse Filosofiedag’. Its theme will be ‘Tall tales’ (of: ‘Sterke Verhalen’). Dutch and Flemish philosophers are ‘taalkunstenaars’: they have always excelled in combining philosophy with storytelling. To highlight … Continue reading Dutch-Flemish Day of Philosophy: ‘Tall Tales’

Bootcamp Women in Philosophy

The PhD Council of the OZSW, in collaboration with SWIP.NL (Society of Women in Philosophy) and the SMO (Stichting Maatschappij en Onderneming), organizes a Bootcamp Women in Philosophy on the Friday June 24, 2016. It is well known that women are still underrepresented in the field of academic philosophy. We not only aim to reflect on the … Continue reading Bootcamp Women in Philosophy

OZSW Summer Schools ‘Spinoza in Context’ & ‘Coming to Terms with Power’

The OZSW is delighted to announce that registrations for the Summer Schools ‘Spinoza in Context | The Dutch Republic and Radical Enlightenment’ & ‘Coming to Terms with Power’ are now open. Summer School ‘Spinoza in Context | The Dutch Republic and Radical Enlightenment’ In the first part of this Summer School a great diversity of … Continue reading OZSW Summer Schools ‘Spinoza in Context’ & ‘Coming to Terms with Power’