History of Consciousness Speaker Series

The History of Consciousness department is pleased to offer a quarterly series of talks by distinguished guests in the History of Consciousness Speaker Series. Recordings of previous lectures are available in the Speaker Series Archive

Speakers are selected in collaboration by a committee of faculty and graduate students. Please see the current events list below. 

Attend in-person at Humanities 1 or virtually via Zoom. Masks strongly recommended for those attending in person. 

Upcoming events:

Winter 24 Speaker Series Schedule

Monday January 22 at 2pm PST

Hum 1 Rm 420

What Do Pasts Do? Toward Potential History with Stefan Tanaka, UC San Diego

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Monday February 12 at 11:30am PST 

Hum 1 Rm 210

Political Theory, Democracy, and the Challenges of Algorithmic Governance with Davide Panagia, UC Los Angeles

Talk co-sponsored by The Humanities Institue with Humanities in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

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Monday March 18 at 2pm PST 

Hum 1 Rm 420

Progress and Regression with Rahel Jaeggi, Humboldt University of Berlin 

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