Yearly Archives: 2017

2018 Annual Meetings of SSHAP and BRS

Next June, McMaster will be hosting the annual meetings of the Society for the Study of the History of Analytical Philosophy (19-21) and the Bertrand Russell Society (22-24) as part of the celebrations around the 50th Anniversary of the Russell Archives. The new home of the Archives and of the Bertrand Russell Research Centre, a swank pad at the very gate of campus, will be open for the occasion. Come and join us!

Work Session With Aviezer Tucker (Harvard): Historicism from an Epistemic Perspective

Tues. January 23rd, 2018

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

McMaster University

University Hall 316

Work Session with Aviezier Tucker (Harvard University) on themes connected to Historiography, Epistemology, and the History of Philosophy. Dr Tucker has published broadly on philosophy of historiography and history, political philosophy and theory, intellectual history and history of ideas. Including:

Students and faculty with an expertise and/or interest in historiography, history of philosophy, historical epistemology, and the intersections of history with social sciences and the study of knowledge are invited to join us for a collaborative discussion of Dr. Tucker’s forthcoming research paper “Out of Bounds: Historicism from an Epistemic Perspective”. Please contact Sean Dudley (dudles1@mcmaster.ca) no later than January 10th, 2018 so we can plan refreshments and send you a draft version of Dr Tucker’s paper before the event.

All inquiries should be directed to dudles1@mcmaster.ca

 

 

SSHAP and BRS to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Acquisition of the Russell Archive at McMaster

McMaster will be celebrating the acquisition of the Bertrand Russell Archive in 2018 and, as part of the celebrations, the Philosophy Department will be hosting the combined meetings of the Society for the Study of the History of Analytical Philosophy (www.sshap.org) and the Bertrand Russell Society (http://bertrandrussell.org/). Mark your calendars, for SSHAP (19-21 June 2018) and BRS (22-24 June 2018). We’ll be looking forward to welcoming you in Hamilton.