Society for Women In Philosophy (SWIP) workshop programme

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Arts Humanities & Social Sciences Research Building (Library Extension), Room GO11, NUI Galway

10:30-10:45 Coffee
10:45-11:30 Aleksandra Derra, TCD: Women as a Concealed Factor. The Benefits of a Feminist Philosophical Approach to the Epistemological Entanglement of the Medical Phenomenon of Anorexia
11:30-12:15 Aine Mahon, UCD: “The Difficulty of Reality” in Cora Diamond and David Foster Wallace
12:15-12:30 Coffee Break
12:30-13:15  Mary Edwards, UCC: Sartre and de Beauvoir on Freedom: in Sickness and in Chains
13:15-2:15 Lunch
2:15-3:00 Noirin Mac Namara, QUB: Toward a sensate and responsive democracy – Judith Butler and Responsiveness
3:00-3:45 Ciara Griffin, NUIG: From Bengal to the Balkans: Rethinking Subjectivity through The Cut of the Real
3:45-4:00 Coffee Break
4:00-4:45 Jo Kavanagh, NCAD: Examining Self/Other Interactions Through the Paradigm of Smell
4:45-6:15 Promoting women in Philosophy
Luna Dolezal, TCD: SWIP Update
Heike Felzmann, NUIG: The BPA Good Practice Scheme
Su-Ming Khoo, NUIG: Engaging Ethics in higher education
Mette Lebech, NUIM: Teaching Women Philosophers
7pm

Conference Dinner

 

All welcome; you don’t have to be a woman and/or a philosopher to attend. There is no registration fee. Please contact Heike Felzmann at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you would like to attend.