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CUNY Philosophy Graduate Student Conference 2015

“Normativity and the Human Sciences” [1]
April 24th and 25th, 2015

The 18th Annual CUNY Graduate Student Philosophy Conference [1]
Department of Philosophy, The Graduate Center, CUNY (New York, NY)

Keynote Speakers: Tyler Burge (UCLA) and S. Matthew Liao (NYU)

Schedule of Events:

Friday, April 24th (room 7113, excluding the Keynote presentation)

11:30 AM – Welcome

11:45 AM – 1:00 PM. Tomasz Wysocki (WUSTL) – “Normality: A two-faced concept”

2:15 – 3:30 PM. Asya Passinsky (NYU) – “Norm and Object: A Normative Theory of Social Objects”

3:45 PM – 5:00 PM. Jessie Munton (Yale) – “Visual Confidences and Perceptual Justification”

5:30 – 7:00 PM. KEYNOTE: Tyler Burge (UCLA) [room 5409]

Saturday, April 25th (room 5409)

10:45 AM – 12 PM. Christopher Langston (U Toronto) – “Cross-Linguistic Ambiguity Tests and How to Fail Them”

1:15 – 2:30 PM. Ronni Sadovsky (Harvard) – “Ideological Persistence and Motivated Reasoning”

2:45 – 4:00 PM. Nicholas Smyth (Brown) – “The Function of Morality”

4:30 – 6:00 PM. KEYNOTE: S. Matthew Liao (NYU)

Coffee and refreshments will be served between talks.

For more information, contact the Conference Committee by email at cunyphilgradcon2015 (at) gmail.com, and visit the conference website at http://bit.ly/cuny2015 [1].