CONFERENCE | 6th Annual Free Will, Moral Responsibility, and Agency
The Philosophy Graduate Student Association of Florida State University is now accepting submissions for their Sixth Annual Graduate Conference on Free Will, Moral Responsibility, and Agency. The conference will take place on October 6th and 7th, 2017. Keynote speakers will be David Shoemaker and Michael McKenna.
Friday October 6
|3:00pm||Registration (Dodd Hall Auditorium)|
Prof. Michael McKenna
University of Arizona
"Punishment and the Value of Deserved Suffering"
|5:30pm||Reception, Dodd Hall|
Saturday, October 7
|8:00am||Light Breakfast (Dodd Hall Auditorium)|
|8:30am||Andrew Law, UC Riverside
"Explanations in Frankfurt Cases"
Commenter: Matthew Jernberg, FSU
|9:30am||Etye Steinberg, University of Toronto
"Reflection and Responsibility for Attitudes"
Commenter: Rachel Amoroso, FSU
|10:30am||Isaiah Lin, Syracuse University
"Absence Causation and Supervenience"
Commenter: Andrew Christman, FSU
Lunch (on your own)
|1:00pm||David Poplar, University of Arizona
"In Praise of Gratitude"
Commenter: Gordon Cooper, FSU
|2:00pm||Derek Lam, University of Virginia
"The Dilemma Defense and Remaining Agnostic in the Right Way"
Commenter: Jay Spitzley, FSU
|3:00pm||Phoebe H.Y. Chan, University of Arizona
"Two Myths of Free Agency"
Commenter: Nick Sparks, FSU
Prof. David Shoemaker
|6:00pm||Reception, Dodd Hall|
The deadline for submissions is Friday, July 21. We will notify those whose papers have been accepted by the beginning of September.
Please contact one of our conference organizers with any questions or requests: Samantha Berthelette at firstname.lastname@example.org, Marigny Nevitt at email@example.com, or Spencer Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The conference is organized by the Florida State University’s Philosophy Graduate Student Association (PGSA) and is co-sponsored by FSU’s Congress of Graduate Students (COGS) and FSU’s Philosophy Department.