8th Annual Midwest Epistemology Workshop October 17-18, 2014
The University of Michigan will be hosting the eighth annual Midwest Epistemology Workshop on October 17th and 18th, 2014. This workshop is an annual event where epistemologists present and discuss recently completed work or work in progress that is close to completion. Click here to see the paper titles and abstracts.
Eileen Nutting (University of Kansas)
Susanna Rinard (University of Missouri-Kansas City/Harvard University)
Jeremy Fantl (University of Calgary)
Chris Pincock (Ohio State University)
Deb Tollefsen (University of Memphis)
John Bengson (University of Wisconsin)
Ishani Maitra (University of Michigan)
KEYNOTE: David Christensen (Brown University)
- The deadline for submission to the 5th Annual Northwestern/ Notre Dame Epistemology Conference has been extended to February 1st. Additionally, the organizers are proud to announce that Louise Antony will be this year's keynote speaker. More information about the conference can be found here.
- Northwestern's Philosophy Department will be hosting a pre-Central APA conference on Wed. Feb 26th from 9am to 6pm on Topics in Philosophy of Mind. Speakers include Carrie Figdor (U Iowa), Claire MacCumhaill (Durham), Alyssa Nay (Rochester), and Nick Treanor (Edinburgh). More information here.
- We are pleased to announce that we are currently accepting applications for a one-year post-doctoral fellow in Social Epistemology, supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, in conjunction with a Sawyer Seminar we will be hosting over the course of the 2014-15 academic year. Learn more here.
- The deadline for submission to the 4th Annual Northwestern/Notre Dame Epistemology Graduate Conference is January 15th, 2014. Details regarding the conference and submissions can be found here.
- The M&E Reading Group will continue reading Timothy Williamson's Knowledge and its Limits throughout the Winter quarter
- We welcome the following visiting professors: Professor Jurgis Skilters (University of Latvia), whose research is on spatial cognition and formal semantics, and Professor Thomas Grundmann (University of Cologne), whose research is in the area of epistemology
- We are pleased to announce that the 7th annual Midwest Epistemology Workshop will be held November 7th-9th, 2013 at the University of Notre Dame. Details here.
- The M&E Reading Group has chosen to read Timothy Williamson's Knowledge and its Limits for the Fall quarter
- We have posted the Call For Papers for the 4th annual Northwestern/Notre Dame Graduate Student Epistemology Conference here.
- Congratulations Ryan Doran on the successful defense of his dissertation, Explaining the Multiple Uses of Demonstrative Expressions
- Congratulations to Jennifer Lackey on her appointment to Full Professor