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Sixth Annual Graduate Epistemology Conference

When
6 – 7 Jun 2016
Start time
10:00
Where
Room G7, Informatics Forum, 10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9AB
Type of event
Conference
Description

The Sixth Annual Graduate Epistemology Conference is free and everyone is welcome to attend.

Conference schedule
Monday, 06 June

Time 
10:15 – 11:15 Charlie Crerar (University of Sheffield):
"Responsibilists on Vice: Motivation, Blame, and the Inversion Thesis"
Respondent: J. Adam Carter (Edinburgh)
11:20 – 12:20 Coos Engelsma (University of Groningen):
"Can Foundationalism Avoid Arbitrary Beliefs?"
Respondent: Carrie Ichikawa Jenkins (University of British Columbia)
12:20 – 13:30 Lunch (provided)
13:30 – 14:30 Dana Grabelsky (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee):
"Locutionary Disablement and Silencing"
Respondent: Aidan McGlynn (University of Edinburgh)
14:35 – 15:35 Jakob Ohlhorst (University of St Andrews):
"Luminosity in a Forced-March"
Respondent: Martin Smith (University of Edinburgh)
15:35 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:30 Keynote Address: Alan Millar (University of Stirling)
"Epistemology and the Contested Character of Experience"
17:30 Drinks and Dinner

Tuesday, 07 June

Time 
10:15 – 11:15 Ori Freiman (Bar-Ilan University):
"The Trust and Testimony Approach to Knowledge from Instruments"
Respondent: Alan Millar (University of Stirling)
11:20 – 12:20 Maeve MacPherson (University of Manchester):
"Transmission of Warrant and External World Skepticism"
Respondent: Mikkel Gerken (University of Edinburgh)
12:20 – 13:30 Lunch (provided)
13:30 – 14:30 Jaakko Hirvelä (University of Helsinki):
"Safety and Disagreement"
Respondent: Duncan Pritchard (University of Edinburgh)
14:35 – 15:35 August Ludwigs (University of Oxford):
"A Philosophical Exploration of the Knowledge of Persons"
Respondent: Jesper Kallestrup (University of Edinburgh)
15:35 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:30 Keynote Address: Carrie Ichikawa Jenkins (University of British Columbia)
"Knowing Our Own Hearts: Self-Reporting and the Science of Love"
17:30 Drinks

Accessibility:
The venue has level access with automatic and push pad doors. The atrium of the Informatics Forum is open throughout the conference.

For a complete overview of the accessibility see the Access Guide.

Please contact Lukas Schwengerer with any questions.

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Further Information

Further Information

All graduate presenters will have accommodation and meals provided.

We will be happy to help arrange free childcare for any attendees who would find it helpful.

Organising Committee
Lukas Schwengerer, Giada Fratantonio, Ju Wang, Yongguang Nong, Kegan Shaw.

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This conference is generously sponsored by the Eidyn Research Centre, the University of Edinburgh, the Mind Association, the Scots Philosophical Association, the Analysis Trust and is supported by the Edinburgh Women in Philosophy Group.