University of California-Los Angeles Philosophy Professor Tyler Burge, this year’s Selzer Visiting Philosopher, will speak on “Perception: Where Mind Begins” at 7:30 p.m. tonight (April 30) in Moore Lounge of Pearsons Hall.
Burge’s fields of interest include philosophy of language and logic, philosophy of psychology and mind, epistemology, and history of philosophy. Burge wrote Truth, Thought, Reason: Essays on Frege, Foundations of Mind: Philosophical Essays, Volume 2, and Origins of Objectivity.
Burge’s visit is co-sponsored by Phi Beta Kappa and the Selzer Visiting Philosopher Program.
Established in 2010 in honor of John Selzer'77, the Selzer Visiting Philosopher Series brings distinguished and influential philosophers to campus for two days of talks, discussions, and classroom visits.
Can’t make it? You can watch it online at www.beloit.edu/live.