All are cordially invited to a Rescheduled Speaker for the
Annual Philosophy Speakers Series
The Flexible Mind: Tibetan Buddhist Moral Psychology and the Virtue of Open Mindedness
University of New Mexico
Emily McRae is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of New Mexico, and an alumna of Union College (2003). A specialist in Tibetan Buddhist philosophy, ethics, moral psychology, and feminism, Prof. McRae's work examines the role of the emotions and contemplative practices in moral development. She is the co-translator (with Jay Garfield) of Patrul Rinpoche’s Essential Jewel of Holy Practice (Wisdom, 2017), and her scholarly articles have appeared in a wide range of journals and edited volumes, including Philosophy East and West, the Journal of Buddhist Philosophy, History of Philosophy Quarterly, and the Oxford Handbook of Buddhist Ethics.
Thursday, May 9, 2019
4:30 PM in Everest Lounge