dal 28 Gennaio 2019 al 29 Gennaio 2019. , GENOVA - Biblioteca di Filosofia, Via Balbi 4, 1 Piano
Categoria: Curriculum Ethics

Winter PhD seminar with Niklas Forsberg

“Iris Murdoch, Moral Perception and Virtue Ethics”

University of Genoa DAFIST, Philosophy Section – Aretai Center on Virtues

Genoa, January 28th-29th 2019

Under the auspices of the Northwest Italy Consortium for PhD Program in Philosophy (FINO)

Call for papers PDF

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The course is open both to PhD students and MA students interested in the relation between Murdoch’s ethical thought, the literary turn and virtue ethics.

The course will include lectures and ample room for discussion, as well as a session for contributed papers given by participants.

The language of the seminar is English.


  • The seminar is aimed at PhD and MA students in philosophy, but junior researchers are welcome too.
  • The seminar is free, but registration is required.
  • Transportation, accommodation, and meals have to be arranged and financed by the participants themselves.
  • Apply by sending a CV and short motivation for attending the seminar to mariasilvia.vaccarezza@unige.it. The application deadline is January 5, 2019. Applicants will be notified of registration within a few days.
  • Contributed papers (20 minutes presentation + 10 minutes discussion). Apply by sending a short abstract (200 words) to mariasilvia.vaccarezza@unige.it by January 5, 2019. Applicants will be notified of whether or not they have been accepted by January 10, 2019.