The Work in Progress Brown Bag Luncheon Series gives members of the faculty and graduate students a forum for the presentation of works in progress and ideas for upcoming research and publication. The series is on hiatus for Spring 2014 but will return again in Fall 2014.
4/25/2014 Colloquium Series, Dr. Akeel Bilgrami,Sidney Morgenbesser Chair in Philosophy, Faculty
Member--Committee on Global Thought, and Director of the South Asian Institute,
Columbia University. “Does the Political Enlightenment Rest on a Mistake?” 3:30 P.M., CU 001
Professor Bilgrami has two relatively independent sets of intellectual interests--in the Philosophy of Mind and Language, and in Political Philosophy and Moral Psychology especially as they surface in politics, history, and culture. He was the Chairman of the Columbia University Philosophy Department from 1994-98 and the Director of the Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University from 2004-2011.
Contact Dr. Grant Silva (414-288-5653) for more information.