Seminars: Course Calendar

Click on course title for details. If no link, description is forthcoming.

Upcoming seminars

September 14, 10am-2pm: “Don’t worry, be happy: Feeling Good, Bad, and Everything In Between,” Thomas Conners

Online: Date: TBABuddhism in Ruin,” Glenn Wallis 

Date TBA: “Decolonizing Academia: Poverty, Oppression, and Pain, Clelia Rodríguez 

Past seminars


The Principle of Hope,” Group reading

Buddhism in Ruin,Glenn Wallis

Ritual and Resistance,” Cleo Kearns

Aesthetics: Toward a Radical History,” Gabriel Rockhill

The Culture of Revolt,” AK Thompson

How Living Well Matters in the Pursuit of Knowledge, Lisa Miracchi


Money and Metaphysics,” Joshua Ramey

Anarchism and its Aspirations, Cindy Milstein

Night Moves: Poetry at Present,” John Paetsch (To be rescheduled)

Unlearning: Radical Education Theory,” Glenn Wallis 

Gilles Deleuze: Larval Subjects, Lost Time,” John Paetsch

Darkness,” Glenn Wallis

You must change your life: Rilke’s Poetics of Immanence,” Ulrich Baer

Speculum of Pain: Buddhism on Illness,” Pierce Salguero

Contemporary French Philosophy: A Primer,” Gabriel Rockhill

Is This How It Ends? On Human Stupidity and the Meagre Promise of the Epoché,Glenn Wallis

Cultural Narratives and National Identities,” Alan Nadel

How To Find What Isn’t Lost,” Akilesh Ayyar


Meditation: Self and Society,” Glenn Wallis

Alienation and Its Antidotes: A Workshop on the Thought of François Laruelle,” Anthony Paul Smith

Buddhism in the Age of Trump,” Glenn Wallis

Philosophical Concepts for Thinking,” Glenn Wallis

Critical Introduction to Buddhist Thought,” Glenn Wallis