War and Its Effects on Society Lecture

Friday, April 12, 2013
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Lone Mountain Main 100 - Handlery Room
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Events and Lectures
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Taylor, Jacqueline A
422-5323
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Philosophy

 
(images courtesy of Drew Cameron)

War and Its Effects on Society Public Lecture
with  Christine Battersby, University of Warwick

Friday, April 12th  
Lone Mountain 100, 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Of Cyborgs, Robots and the Ethics of Drone Warfare:
Revisiting the Human–Machine Interface”
 
free and open to the public
light refreshments will be served

 
Dr. Christine Battersby is Reader Emerita in Philosophy and Associate Fellow of the Centre for Research in Philosophy, Literature, & the Arts, at the University of Warwick. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA), and on the Advisory Board of the AHRC funded Network on Motherhood in Post-1968 European Literature based at the University of London.
 
Her interdisciplinary research includes feminist aesthetics; feminist metaphysics; natality; philosophies of embodiment; the sublime; women and 'genius' in philosophy, literature and the visual arts.
 
Her books include: The Sublime, Terror and Human Difference (Routledge, 2007); The Phenomenal Woman: Feminist Metaphysics and the Patterns of Identity (Polity Press; Routledge, 1998); Gender and Genius: Towards a Feminist Aesthetics (Indiana University Press, 1990).
 

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