Eyja M. Brynjarsdóttir
Eyja M. Brynjarsdóttir


Upcoming talks

“Money Holders and Merit,” invited speaker at Money: What Is It? How Should It Function?, University of Groningen, 1–2 November, 2019.

“Merit, Luck, and Migrants,” Migration and Poverty. 2019 Salzburg Conference in
Interdisciplinary Poverty Research
, Salzburg, 19–20 September, 2019.

“Money Holders and Worthiness,” Social Ontology 2019 (ENSO VI), University of Tampere, 22–24 August, 2019.

“Myths of Meritocracy and the Culture of Philosophy,” invited talk at 42nd International Wittgenstein Symposium, Kirchberg, Austria, August 4–10, 2019.

“Unpaid and Owned by Others: On Women and Ownership of Money,” Guest lecture at Universität Bayreuth, Women in Philosophy Series, 23 July, 2019.

Recent talks

“Can the Reality of Money be Doubted?,” Guest lecture at the University of Hamburg, Institute of Philosophy, Colloquium Series, 5 June, 2019.

“Inequality in a Meritocracy,” What are the Ethical Questions of the 21st Century?, Conference organized by Siðmennt, Icelandic Ethical Humanist Association, 1 June, 2019.

“Woman Conflicted,” NORA 2019 Conference — Border Regimes, Territorial Discourses & Feminist Politics, University of Iceland, 22–24 May 2019.

“Silencing Resistance,” invited talk at Workshop on Language and Power, ELTE, Budapest, May 2019.

To Love or to Loathe: Musings on the Value of Womanhood,” Feminist Philosophy and the Presence of the Past, Södertörn University, Stockholm, 18–20 March 2019.

Comments on Ásta’s Categories We Live By, Humanities Congress, University of Iceland, 8–9 March 2019.

“Þekkingardygðir og jafnrétti,” [Epistemic Virtues and Equality], Humanities Congress, University of Iceland, 8–9 March 2019.

“Can the Reality of Money be Doubted?,” Guest lecture at 2018 EUMOL Winter School, “Money as a Means of Community Belonging”, Jean Monnet Chair in EU Money Law, Business and Law Department, University of Siena, 11–14 December, 2018.

“Money as a Measuring Device: A Universal AND an Existential Quantifier,” Guest lecture at Slovak Academy of Sciences Institute of Philosophy, Bratislava, 19 November, 2018.

“What are we Owed if we are Owned? Women and Money,” Human Rights: Feminist- and Gender-Philosophical Perspectives, University of Vienna, 16–17 November, 2018.

“Járnbrautarslys í skini gaslampans” [“Trainwreck by Gaslight”], Þjóðarspegillinn, Conference in Social Sciences, 26 October, 2018.

“Hvernig aukum við þekkingarlegt réttlæti?” [“How Do We Increase Epistemic Justice?”], Menntakvika, Annual Research Conference of Educational Sciences, University of Iceland, 12 October, 2018.