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LEOS seminar: Barry Smith and Ophelia Deroy on Terroir, 30 Sept 2013, 7pm

Tuesday 24 September 2013
Mon 30 Sept, 7.00pm IP LEOS Seminar: G37, Senate House, WC1 Terroir: Why the myth works Barry C Smith (IP), Ophelia Deroy (IP) Experimental tasting event. Limited availability. Registration fee £20. Please register with london.experimental.oenology@gmail.com adding "30 Sept LEOS" to the subject header. More details http://experimentaloenology.wordpress.com/about/ . Forthcoming events of the Institute appear here: http://events.sas.ac.uk/ip/events/list End Announcement.

GRANT NEWS: IP CenSes awarded £2m AHRC large grant

Tuesday 17 September 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Institute of Philosophy awarded AHRC grant of £1.95 million for ground-breaking research on the senses The Institute of Philosophy, a member institute of the University of London’s School of Advanced Study, has been awarded a major research grant of £1,950,000 from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).

The Return of Aesthetics to Archaeology, 28-29 Nov 2013

Monday 29 July 2013
The Return of Aesthetics to Archaeology A workshop to be held on Thurs 28 (pm) – Fri 29 Nov 2013 Senate Room, Senate House, University of London The Return of Aesthetics to Archaeology This AHRC-funded workshop, generously sponsored by the University of London’s Institute of Philosophy, is centred on the theme of ‘The Return of Aesthetics to Archaeology’. During the workshop, we intend to think about the following questions:

JOB: Associate Director of Institute of Philosophy

Thursday 11 July 2013
The Role Fixed term - three years in the first instance To succeed in this role, you will combine the vision and ability to co-ordinate and develop the Institute’s academic activities with outstanding personal, communicative and diplomatic skills. You will have a strong academic background in philosophy, including a relevant PhD, and international scholarly standing within the field, ideally combined with experience of running large scale events and successful supervision and management of research active staff and students. Requirements

Sixth Petaf Workshop on Norms, Taste and Value

Tuesday 18 June 2013
Sixth Petaf Workshop on Norms, Taste and Value Wed 19 – Thurs 20 June 2013 STB9, Stewart House basement, 32 Russell Square Wednesday 19th 1.15pm Arrival 1.30pm Dan López de Sa (Barcelona) Making Disagreement Faultless 2.45pm Matías Gariazzo (IP) - Truth as assessment sensitive 4.00pm Tea 4.15pm Manuel García-Carpintero (Barcelona) - Are Secondary-Qualities De Se Features? 5.30pm Close Thursday 20th 10.00am Patrick Greenough (St Andrews) - Soft Facts 11.15am Coffee 11.30am Isidora Stojanovic (IJN) - Expressing Values and Valuing with Language

Events at the Institute (17-21 June)

Monday 17 June 2013
THIS WEEK Mon 17 Jun, 7.00pm IP LEOS Seminar: Room 243, second floor, Senate House, WC1 The influence of culture on the perception of quality Dominique Valentin (Dijon) Experimental tasting event. Limited availability please register with contact@thecenses.org adding "17 Jun LEOS" to the subject header. http://experimentaloenology.wordpress.com . Tue 18 Jun, 5.00 pm IP LEM Forum: Room 246, second floor, Senate House, WC1 Sonia Roca-Royes (Stirling) De re modal knowledge empirically explained Abstract: http://events.sas.ac.uk/support-research/events/view/13801

Events at the Institute (11-21 Jun)

Monday 10 June 2013
THIS WEEK Tues 11 Jun, 5.00 pm IP LEM Forum: Room 243, second floor, Senate House, WC1 Stephan Torre (Aberdeen) Anti-haecceitism and De Re Modality Abstract: http://events.sas.ac.uk/support-research/events/view/13783 Forum page: http://philosophy.sas.ac.uk/about/news/logic-epistemology-and-metaphysic... . Wed 12 Jun, 4.00 pm - CANCELLED. IP Aesthetics Forum: STB9, Stewart House (basement), WC1 Mitchell Green Learning to be good (or bad) through (or in) literature Supported by the British Society of Aesthetics . Fri 14 Jun, 10.30am-5.00 pm

Events at the Institute (4-18 June)

Monday 3 June 2013
THIS WEEK Tues 4 Jun, 5.00 pm IP CenSes Seminar: Room 246, second floor, Senate House, WC1 Anya Hurlbert (Newcastle) The Perceptual Reality of Colour http://events.sas.ac.uk/support-research/events/view/13681 . FUTURE EVENTS Tues 11 Jun, 5.00 pm IP LEM Forum: Room 243, second floor, Senate House, WC1 Stephan Torre (Aberdeen) Anti-haecceitism and De Re Modality Abstract: http://events.sas.ac.uk/support-research/events/view/13783 Forum page: http://philosophy.sas.ac.uk/about/news/logic-epistemology-and-metaphysic... . Wed 12 Jun, 4.00 pm

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