Graduate Student Conference
April 15-16, 2011 • WAG 316
Friday April 15
1:00-2:00 “Faithful Representation and the Semantic View of Scientific Theories”
Joshua Hershey (Princeton University)
Commentator: Nora Berenstain
2:10-3:10 "Casting Slurs"
Matt Teichman (University of Chicago)
Commentator: Kate Ritchie
3:20-4:20 "Dogmatism and Closure"
Jeremy Goodman (Oxford University)
Commentator: Brian Miller
4:30-6:30 Keynote Address: "McDowell and Wright on Anti-Skepticism"
Alex Byrne (M.I.T.)
Commentator: Sinan Dogramaci
7:30-9:30 Dinner for Conference Participants
Saturday April 16
9:00-9:30 Coffee and breakfast burritos
9:30-10:30 "Is the Value of Lives Additive?"
Hyunseop Kim (New York University)
Commentator: Chris Simpson
10:40-11:40 "Scotching Hajek's 'Scotching Dutch Books'"
John Kwak (University of Southern California)
Commentator: Richard Davis
11:50-12:50 "Against non-Pragmatic Russellianism"
Andrea Onofri (University of St. Andrews)
Commentator: Travis Hobbs
2:10-3:10 "The Semantic Uniformity of 'Ought'"
Justin Snedegar (University of Southern California)
Commentator: Brian Cutter
3:20-4:50 Faculty Panel: "Knowledge of Abstracta"
Panelists: Cory Juhl, Rob Koons, Adam Pautz
5:00-7:00 Keynote Address "Validity and the Epistemic 'Ought'"
Hartry Field (New York University)
Commentator: Josh Dever
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