2022 Events


Past Events


Reading Groups

Epistemic Injustice Reasons and Agency reading group (EIRA) (Kent Uni & UJ – Newton grant)
Discuss two related papers for 2 hours via Zoom at 1500 South African time, 1400 BTS, 1300 GMT.

 


Research Groups Postgrad Presentations

Live @ Piza e Vino, 2:30-4:30pm on the following Fridays:
EDEI: Epistemic Decolonisation and Epistemic Injustice Research Group
4IRE: Epistemology of the 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) Research Group

  • 25 Feb 2022 2:30-4:30pm: 4IRE – Akanimo Andrew Akpan
  • 04 Mar 2022 2:30-3:30pm: EDEI – Dimpho Takane Maponye
  • 04 Mar 2022 3:30-4:30pm: EDEI – David Scholtz
  • 25 Mar 2022 2:30-3:30pm: 4IRE – Abraham Tejiri Tobi (Abe)
  • 25 Mar 2022 3:30-4:30pm: 4IRE – Caitlin Rybko

Visitors

  • Prof Lewis Gordon (Uni Connecticut) has been appointed a Visiting Professor specialising in Africana Philosophy.
  • Prof Nancy Jecker (Uni Washington) has been appointed a Visiting Professor specialising in Bioethics and a Fulbright U.S. Scholar for 2021/22.
  • Prof Cameron Boult (Uni Brandon) is Associate Professor and Chair of Philosophy at Brandon. He is a Visiting Researcher Nov–Dec 2021 and May–July 2022, collaborating with ACEPS on a future grant proposal on epistemic blame and decolonisation.
  • Dr Sebastian Schmidt (Uni Zurich) is a Visiting Research Fellow from the Zürich Epistemology Group on Rationality (Zegra) Feb–March 2022.
  • Prof Karen Frost-Arnold (Hobart and William Smith Colleges) An Epistemology of the 4IR project funded researcher for a 2 week visit. (Aug 2022)
  • Prof Karen Frost-Arnold (Hobart and William Smith Colleges) has been appointed a Visiting Professor specialising in Social Epistemology of the Internet.
  • Prof José Medina (Uni Northwestern) has been appointed a Visiting Professor specialising in Critical Race and Gender/Queer theory