Háskóli Íslands

Program: Reykjavík

Feminist Utopias: Transforming the Present of Philosophy

Historical And Contemporary Perspectives

Open conference at the University of Iceland. 30th of March, 2017

Location: Hátíðarsalur, Aðalbygging / Aula, Main Building
(see map of Main Building, map of Campus & Reykjavik)


9:00 – 16:30

Registration for those attending the full conference in Skálholt.

10:00 –10:30


Opening Address: Sigríður Þorgeirsdóttir (University of Iceland)

10:30 - 11:30

Keynote Address: Alison Jaggar (University of Colorado, Boulder)
“Feminist Utopias: Transforming the Methodology of Political Philosophy”

11:30 – 12:00


12:00 – 13:00

Keynote Address: Kristie Dotson (Michigan State University)
“On the Value of Challenging Philosophical Orthodoxy: A Tale of Two Careers”

13:00– 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 – 15:00

Keynote Address: Willow Verkerk (Kingston University)
“Reinterpreting Philosophy: Questioning Universality with Exemplarity and Difference”

15:00 – 15:30


15:30 – 16:30

Keynote Address: Nancy Bauer (Tufts University)
“Philosophical Ideology and Real-World Power”

16:30 – 17:00

Closing Remarks: Eyja M. Brynjarsdóttir (University of Iceland)


Departure by bus to Skálholt for those attending the full conference in Skálholt.

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