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The Social Epistemology Research Group (SERG) at the University of Copenhagen is hosting a one-day epistemology workshop. The workshop is part of a series of workshops and conferences to be held in connection with the research project “The Epistemology of Liberal Democracy: Truth, Free Speech, and Disagreement,” funded by the Velux Foundation.

The details are as follows.

September 17, 2009
University of Copenhagen, Denmark

10.00 – 10.30: Coffee and tea
10.30 – 12.00: Nikolaj Nottelmann (University of Southern Denmark): A Defense of Modest A Priori Infallibilism 12.00 – 13.15: Lunch
13.15 – 14.45: Klemens Kappel (SERG, University of Copenhagen): The Truth-Conduciveness of Free Speech: How Should We Assess the Arguments?
14.45 – 15.00: Break
15.00 – 16.30: Chris Kelp (K. U. Leuven): On the Possibility of Reasonable Disagreement: A Virtue-Theoretic Approach 16.30 – 16.45: Break
16.45 – 18.15: Patrick Greenough (University of St. Andrews): What is Disagreement?

VENUE: Faculty of Humanities, University of Copenhagen (Amager), Room 14.2.50.

REGISTRATION AND ENQUIRIES: There is no registration fee. However, if you would like to attend the workshop—or have any enquiries concerning the event—please contact Nikolaj Jang Lee Linding Pedersen (



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