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Allauren Forbes

Presentations: 
Papers:
  • "Philia and Relational Autonomy in Mary Astell's A Serious Proposal to the Ladies", University of Tampa - Philosopher's Cocoon Philosophy Conference, October 2016
  • "Marriage as Friendship in Mary Wollstonecraft", 'Feminist Thinking in Historical Perspective': Gender and Philosophy Summer School, University of Jyväskylä, Finland, August 2016.
  • "The Nature of Desire in Plato's Philebus", West Coast Plato Workshop at Northern Arizona University, May 2016
  • "The Nature of Desire", University of Pennsylvania, February 2016
  • “Cold Souls”, University of Pennsylvania, March 2015
  • “The Virtue of Wonder”, University of Missouri - St. Louis, March 2015
  • “Immortality and Posthuman Flourishing”, University of Pennsylvania, February 2015
  • "The Difficulties of Self-Definition and Autonomy in Rape Culture", Wilfrid Laurier University, May 2013

Comments:

  • Alexis Elder (University of Minnesota-Duluth), "Repeatable Reasons, Irreplaceable Friends", University of Tampa - Philosopher's Cocoon Philosophy Conference, October 2016.
  • Tylor Cunninghman (Duquesne), "If you liked it you should have put a ring on it: Pleasure as a necessary, but not sufficient condition for teachable virtue in the Protagoras", Penn State - Pennsylvania Circle of Ancient Philosophy, March 2015
Awards: 

Student Exchange Grant, Erasmus+ Foundation (EU) (2016) 

F. S. Pepper Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania (2015-2016)

Lynne and Michael Tarnopol Graduate Prize Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania (2014 - 2015)

Benjamin Franklin Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania (2014 - 2019)

Graduate Scholarship in Philosophy, Wilfrid Laurier University (2012 - 2013)

Graduate Fellowship in Philosophy, Wilfrid Laurier University (2012 - 2013)

Advisors: 

Karen Detlefsen, Susan Sauvé Meyer

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