SLACRR 2015 Program

All talks are at the Regional Arts Commission, Conference Room C

Sunday, May 17

5:00-6:45 Mark Richard (Harvard)
"Is Reasoning a Form of Agency?"
Chair: Luca Ferrero (UWM)
7:00 Dinner
Later Drinks @ Moonrise Hotel Rooftop

Monday, May 18

Julia Nefsky (Toronto) and Sergio Tenenbaum (Toronto)
"Extended Agency and the Problem of Diachronic Autonomy"
Chair: Stephen White (Northwestern)
10:35-11:50 Samuel Asarnow (Stanford)
"Internal Reasons and the Boy who Cried Wolf"
Chair: Tyler Paytas (WUSTL)

11:50 Lunch Break
1:45-3:00 Jennifer Morton  (CUNY)
"Reasoning under Scarcity"
Chair: Hanti Lin (ANU)
3:20-4:35 Hille Paakkunainen  (Syracuse)
"Can there be Government House Reasons for Action?"
Chair: Benjamin Wald (Toronto)
4:55-6:10 Jeremy Schwartz (Texas Tech) and Joel Velasco (Texas Tech)
"The Hypothetical Imperative as a Rule of Practical Inference"
Chair: Chris Howard (Arizona)
7:00 Dinner
Later Drinks @ Moonrise Hotel Rooftop

Tuesday, May 19

9:00-10:15 Beri Marusic (Brandeis) and John Schwenkler (FSU)
"Intending is Believing"
Chair: Ben Schwan (Wisconsin)
10:35-11:50 Amanda MacAskill  (NYU)
"Normative Fallibilism and the No Way Out Argument"
Chair: Billy Dunaway (Oxford)
11:50 Lunch Break
1:45-3:00 Errol Lord (Penn) and Kurt Sylvan (Southampton)
"Reasons: Wrong, Right, Normative and Fundamental"
Chair: Amelia Hicks (Kansas State)
3:20-4:35 Sophie Horowitz (Rice)
"Epistemic Value and the 'Jamesian Goals'"
Chair: Kevin Dorst (MIT)
4:55-6:45 Keynote Address: Pamela Hieronymi (UCLA)
"The Embodiment of Agency"
7:00 Dinner
Later Drinks @ Moonrise Hotel Rooftop