A Weekend of Philosophy

Saturday 14th April 2018 to Sunday 15th April 2018

Worcester Philosophy Conference, April 14-15, 2018, in honour of Sabina Lovibond and Stephen Williams on the occasion of their retirement.

Saturday 14th April

10 a.m. – 10.30 a.m. Coffee

10.30 a.m. -11.30 a.m. Edward Harcourt: Consequentialism, Bureaucracy and the “Administered World”

11.30am-12 p.m.: Coffee Break

12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Dan Waxman: Imagining the Infinite

1 p.m. – 2.30 p.m. Lunch

2.30 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. Rachel Zuckert: Adam Smith (and Others) against the Imitation Theory of Art

3.30 p.m. – 3.45 p.m. Coffee Break

3.45 p.m. – 4.45 p.m. Catrin Campbell-Moore: Rationality and the Liar paradox

5 p.m. – 6 p.m. Phil Gerrans: Addiction, Sense of Self and Extended Agency: Lessons from Disruption to Addiction following Lesion to the Insula

7.15 p.m. Conference Dinner

Sunday 15th April

10.30 a.m. – 10.45 a.m. Coffee

10.45 a.m. – 11.45 p.m. Rose Ryan Flinn: Intuitions and Understanding

12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Niko Kolodny: Official Corruption

1 p.m. – 2.30 p.m. Lunch

2.30 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. Dave Edmonds: Killing and the Driverless Car

3.30 p.m. – 4 p.m.: Coffee

THE CONFERENCE IS ORGANISED WITH THE HELP OF THE WORCESTER COLLEGE DEVELOPMENT OFFICE, AND WITH THE GENEROUS SUPPORT OF THE HINTON CLARENDON FELLOWSHIP RESEARCH FUND