Upcoming Events

APA Central Division, February 2015 - St. Louis

Session I
Thursday February 19th, 9AM-12 noon

Chair: Robin S. Dillon (Lehigh University)

Speaker: Asha Bhandary (University of Iowa) “Dependency Care and Multiculturalism”
Commentator: Serene Khader (Brooklyn College, CUNY)

Speaker: Robin Dembroff (Princeton University) “What is Sexual Orientation?”
Commentator: Esa Diaz-Leon (University of Manitoba)

Speakers: Jeanine Weekes Schroer (University of Minnesota Duluth) & Melissa Kozma (University of Wisconsin, Barron County) "The Integrity Privilege: The Hows and Whys of Who Gets to be a Social Justice Hero"
Commentator: Clair Morrissey (Occidental College)

Session II:  Epistemic Friction and Responsible Knowing: Reflections on José Medina's The Epistemology of Resistance
Friday February 20th, 7:00-10:00 PM

Chair: Robin Dillon (Lehigh University)

Speakers: Lorraine Code (York University), Saba Fatima (Southern Illinois University Edwardsville), Michael Doan (Eastern Michigan University), Ami Harbin (Oakland University)

Respondents: José Medina (Vanderbilt University), Andrea Pitts (Vanderbilt University)

APA Pacific Division, April 2015 - Vancouver

Session I:  Harm, Agency, and the Problems of the ‘Victim'

Thursday April 2nd, 6:00-9:00pm

Chair: Robin S. Dillon (Lehigh University)

Speaker: Diana Tietjens Meyers (University of Connecticut) "Varieties of Victims/Varieties of Agency"

Speaker: Robin May Schott (Danish Institute for International Studies) “Victims, Vulnerability, and Social Suffering”

Speaker: Daniel Silvermint (University of Connecticut) “Complicity and Well-being”

Session II:  Meaning and Causality

Friday April 3rd, 7:00-10:00pm

Chair:  Robin S. Dillon (Lehigh University)

Speaker: Sharon Crasnow (Norco College) "Feminist Research: Ontology, Methodology, and Causation"

Speaker: Georgia Warnke (University of California, Riverside) “Understanding and Feminist Research”

Commentators: Sharyn Clough (Oregon State University), Joanne Waugh (University of South Florida)