2015 RUTGERS EPISTEMOLOGY CONFERENCE

 

Friday, May 8, 2015

1:30 – 3:15 PM
Brie Gertler (University of Virginia)
“Self Knowledge and the Demands of Rational Agency”
Chair: Jennifer Nagel (University of Toronto)

COFFEE BREAK

3:45 – 5:30 PM
Duncan Pritchard (University of Edinburgh)
“Epistemic Angst”
Chair: Katja Vogt (Columbia)

DINNER

7:30 – 9:15 PM
Ram Neta (UNC)
“Basing and Treating”
Chair: Jane Friedman (NYU)

RECEPTION  9:30 ‐ 11:00 PM
                   

Saturday, May 9, 2015

 10:00 – 11:45 AM
Jim Pryor (NYU)
“The Merits of Incoherence”
Chair: Delia Graff Fara (Princeton)

LUNCH 

1:30 – 3:15 PM  Winners of the Young Epistemologist Prize

Jason Konek (University of Bristol)
“Epistemic Conservativity and Imprecise Credence”
Chair: Tamar Lando (Columbia)
                  
Clayton Littlejohn (Kings College London)
“Stop Making Sense? On a Puzzle About Rationality”
Chair: Anna-Sara Malmgren (Stanford)

COFFEE BREAK

3:45  – 5:30 PM
Sherryln Roush (Kings College London)
“Knowledge of Our Own Beliefs”
Chair: Matt McGrath (University of Missouri)

 

Discussants
Aaron Bronfman (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
Anil Gupta (University of Pittsburgh)
Rebecca Kukla  (Georgetown University)
Maria Lasonen-Aarnio  (University of Michigan)
                                                                                     

Returning Invited Participants
Robert Almeder, David Christensen, Earl Conee, Joseph Cruz, Adam Elga, Jeremy Fantl, Alvin Goldman, Gilbert Harman, Christopher Hill, Hilary Kornblith, Jennifer Nagel, Matt McGrath, Joel Pust, Mark Richard, Patrick Rysiew, Jonathan Schaffer, Robert Shope, David Sosa, Ernest Sosa, Scott Sturgeon, John Troyer, Jonathan Vogel, Jonathan Weisberg


Papers are to be read in advance. There is no registration fee for the conference, but please notify David Rose (david.rose@rutgers.edu), the conference manager, if you plan to attend. With the exception of Jason Konek’s session, all sessions will be held in the Conference Room B of the Hyatt in New Brunswick, NJ. Reduced room rates are available to those attending the conference: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/RUEpistemology2015

If you wish to participate in the meals, please send a check of $70 made out to "Rutgers University" to David Rose by May 1st
(David Rose; Rutgers Epistemology Conference; 106 Somerset St, 5th Floor; New Brunswick, NJ 08901)