Rutgers Epistemology Conference

2019

 

All sessions will be held in the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick, Conference Room BC


The REC is a pre-read conference. The papers will be made available on this website on April 15.



Friday, May 3, 2019



1:30 - 3:15 pm

    Alex Byrne (MIT): Perception and Probability

    Chair: Susanna Schellenberg (Rutgers)


Coffee Break


3:45 - 5:30 pm

    Susanna Rinard (Harvard): Pragmatic Skepticism 

    Chair: Elizabeth Fricker (Oxford)


Dinner


7:30 - 9:15 pm

    Jonathan Kvanvig (Washington University St Louis): Can Skeptics Earn Their Keep?

    Chair: Laura Callahan (University of Notre Dame)


Reception 9:30 - 11:00 PM





Saturday, May 4, 2019


9:30 - 11:15 am

    Maria Lasonen-Aarnio (University of Helsinki): Perspectives and Good Dispositions

    Chair: Lisa Miracchi (University of Pennsylvania)


Coffee Break


11:45 - 1:30 pm      Winner of the Young Epistemologist Prize

    Alex Worsnip (UNC): Can Pragmatists Be Moderate?

    Chair: Megan Feeney (Rutgers)

   

Lunch


2:45 - 4:30 pm

    Anil Gupta (University of Pittsburgh): Foundationalism and Empirical Reason

    Chair: Ram Neta (UNC)




Discussants

Heather Battaly (University of Connecticut)

John Bengson (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Annalisa Coliva (University of California Irvine)

Thomas Kelly (Princeton)



Participants

Sara Aronowitz, Austin Baker, Aliosha Barranco Lopez, Heather Battaly, Peter Baumann, John Bengson, Chris Blake-Turner, Alex Byrne, Laura Callahan, Andrew Chignell, David Christensen, Annalisa Coliva, Gary Comstock, Chris Copan, Joseph Cruz, Silvia De Toffoli, Kenny Easwaran, Andy Egan, Adam Elga, Jeremy Fantl, Megan Feeney, Branden Fitelson, Carolina Flores, Daniel Fogal, Danny Forman, Lizzie Fricker, Chuck Goldhaber, Jeremy Goodman, Alex Guerrero, Anil Gupta, Reza Hadisi, Ali Hasan, Chris Hill, Mark Johnston, Brett Karlan, Thomas Kelly, Ralph Kennedy, Nico Kirk-Giannini, Peter Klein, Hilary Kornblith, Jonathan Kvanvig, Maria Lasonen-Aarnio, Harvey Lederman, Noah Lemos, Xianglian Li, Jie Lu, Matt McGrath, Eleanor Meli, Lisa Miracchi, Benedikt Namdar, Ram Neta, Daniel Nolan, Erik Olsson, Susanna Rinard, Blake Roeber, Kelley Ross, Susanna Schellenberg, Joe Shieber, Robert Shope, Keshav Singh, Mattias Skipper, David Sosa, Ernie Sosa, Jonathan Vogel, Keith Weber, Chris Willard-Kyle, James Willoughby, Christian Woods, Alex Worsnip 






The REC is a pre-read conference, so papers are to be read in advance. There is no registration fee for the conference, but please notify Megan Feeney, the conference manager, if you plan to attend by sending an email to rutgersepistemologyconference@gmail.com. If you wish to participate in the meals, please send a check of $80 (faculty/postdocs) or $60 (students) made out to "Rutgers University" to Megan Feeney by April 20 (Megan Feeney; Rutgers Epistemology Conference; 106 Somerset St, 5th Floor; New Brunswick, NJ 08901).