Philosophy Colloquium


In the current semester, the Institute of Philosophy at RWTH Aachen hosts a guest lecture series on a wide range topics from philosophy. Interested students, faculty and interested citizens are invited to attend.


The guest lectures are scheduled to take place Thursdays, 6.15 to 7.45pm, in the Pausenhalle of the Institute of Philosophy, Eilfschornsteinstraße 16, 52062 Aachen. The lectures will be held in German.

Date Lecturer Title
December 4, 2014 Dr. Raphael van Riel,
University of Duisburg-Essen
Leibniz on Freedom and Determinism
(Leibniz über Freiheit und Determinismus)
December 11, 2014 Prof. Dr. Konrad Ott,
University of Kiel
The Ten Domains of Climate Ethics
(Die zehn Domänen der Klimaethik)
January 22, 2014 Prof. Dr. Uwe Meixner,
University of Augsburg
Logical Coercion and Philosophical Freedom
(Logischer Zwang und philosophische Freiheit)

February 5,

Dr. Eva-Maria Jung,
University of Münster
Is All Knowledge Propositional?
Reflections on Knowledge and Experience
(Ist alles Wissen propositional? Überlegungen zu Erkenntnis und Erfahrung)