Philosophy Department

Why We Love Breaking Bad: Work, Austerity and Autonomy

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Glickman Library, 7th Floor, Portland Campus
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Brenda McGovern
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WHY WE LOVE BREAKING BAD: Work, Austerity and Autonomy.

Lecture by Professor Jason Read, Philosophy Department, with response by USM Associate Professor David Pierson, Ph.D., author and editor of Breaking Bad: Critical Essays on the Context, Politics, Styel and Reception of the Television Series.  Refreshments will be served.



Philosophy of Law Guest Lecturer

Lady Justice

Professor of Philosophy Robert Loudon welcomes guest lecturer Robert Ruffner, Esq. to speak in his Philosophy of Law (PHI 260) class. All USM students of philosophy and law are welcome to attend this lecture.

Thursday, November 19th at 2:45 in Luther Bonney #502, Portland Campus
Robert J. Ruffner, Esq. will be the Guest Lecturer in Professor Robert Louden’s Philosophy of Law class on November 19th at 2:45 in Luther Bonney #502. Ruffner, a trial attorney specializing in criminal defense, is a 1996 graduate of Washington University School of Law in St. Louis. Mr. Ruffner began practicing in Maine in 1999 as a Domestic Violence prosecutor with the Cumberland County District Attorney's Office. He then joined the litigation firm of Friedman Babcock & Gaythwaite where he practiced insurance and criminal defense. Ruffner formed his own practice in 2001 to focus on Criminal Defense.

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