Reading Groups

Fall 2019 

  • Feminist Philosophy Reading Group (Carolina Flores & Dee Payton)

    Meeting: Tuesdays 3:00 - 5:00 PM, Small seminar room 

    We meet weekly to discuss papers in feminist philosophy, primarily in the analytic tradition. In addition, we run work-in-progress sessions where we give each other feedback on our work. And we also host 2-4 visiting speakers a semester. Past speakers include Sally Haslanger (MIT), Miranda Fricker (CUNY), Rachel Fraser (Oxford), and Esa Diaz-Leon (Barcelona).

    An up-to-date schedule can be found here

  • Philosophy of Mind Reading Group (Jerry Fodor Society) (Andrew Rubner)

    Meeting: Tuesdays 9:00 - 11:00 AM, Flexspace

  • Metaphysics Reading Group (Zach Kofi)

    Meeting: Thursdays 1:00 - 3:00 PM, Flexspace (Seminar RM, if available)

  • Philosophy of Race Reading Group (Danny Underwood)

    Meeting: Fridays 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Flexspace 
    *Sporadic meetings

  • Rutgers Center for the Philosophy of Religion Reading Group 

    Meeting: Thursdays 1:00-2:30, 3rd Floor Gateway-RU Press

    The Rutgers Center for the Philosophy of Religion hosts a weekly reading group to discuss recent work in the philosophy of religion. Visitors to the reading group have included Bryan Frances (Fordham), Steve Wykstra (Calvin), William Lane Craig (Talbot), and Eleonore Stump (St. Louis University). Topics covered in recent readings have included the problem of evil, disagreement, skeptical theism, and the relationship between theism and modality.



*If you would like to reserve space for a reading group, you must contact Mercedes Diaz to secure a space. If you neglect to do this, the department cannot guarantee that there will be space available during your desired meeting time. (Last updated 9/9/19)