Department of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy

The 2019 Royal Ethics Conference

The conference runs from the 8th through the 9th

Fri, February 8, 2019 | David L. Miller Conference Room, WAG 316

3:30 PM

We are pleased to announce the speakers for the

The 2019 Royal Conference in Honor of Paul Woodruff

Feb. 8-9, 2019. All Sessions will be held in Waggener Hall, room 316.

Friday, Feb. 8

3:30 PM--Session 1

Julia Annas, Reverence and the Virtue of Sophrosune

5:30 PM

Drinks at Gabriel’s Cafe in the AT&T Executive Conference Center

 7:00 PM

Dinner at Salvation Pizza with the UT Graduate Students

RSVP to Brian Pollex,


Saturday, Feb. 9

9:30 AM--Session 2

James Collins, Playing the Villain and Performer Wisdom


11:30 AM--Session 3
Martha Nussbaum, From the Monarchy of Fear to the Republic of Love: Mozart's IDOMENEO and

     Enlightenment Politics

1:30 PM
Lunch in the Classics Lounge, Waggener Hall


 2:30 PM--Session 4
Nicholas Smith, An Apologia for Socrates’ Use of Shame

 4:30 PM

Roundtable in Honor of Paul Woodruff
At the Julius Glickman Conference Center, Patton Hall (formerly the College of Liberal Arts building)

Speakers: Professors Alexandra Wettlaufer, Kathleen Higgins, Michael Gagarin, and Steven Weinberg

 6 PM Reception at Patton Hall

RSVP to Dhananjay Jagannathan,

7:30 PM Dinner at La Fonda for invited speakers

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