UPCOMING

Central APA, Denver, CO

February 2023

I'll be presenting "Evolutionary Debunking Arguments and the Modal Safety of our Moral Beliefs" as a symposium paper.

 

PREVIOUS TALKS & COMMENTS

"EPISTEMIC BLAME AND EPISTEMIC INSTRUMENTALISM"

St. Louis Annual Conference on Reasons and Rationality (SLACRR)

Hosted by University of Missouri-St. Louis, Washington University in St. Louis,

and Saint Louis University

May 2022

COMMENTS ON "A STANDING ASYMMETRY BETWEEN BLAME AND FORGIVENESS" BY KYLE FRITZ AND DANIEL MILLER

Pacific APA, Vancouver

April 2022

The handout is available here.

COMMENTS ON "AGAINST CAPACITY VIEWS OF ACTION AND CONTROL" BY MALTE HENDRICKX

Central APA, Chicago

February 2022

The handout is available here.

COMMENTS ON "NORMATIVE INFERENCE TICKETS" BY JENNIFER FOSTER AND JONATHAN ICHIKAWA 

Eastern APA, Baltimore

January 2022

The handout is available here.

"EPISTEMIC BLAME AS A CHALLENGE FOR EPISTEMIC INSTRUMENTALISM"

NYU Philosophy Department "Lunch Talk"

December 2021

COMMENTS ON OLOF LEFFLER'S "CONTINGENCY, SOCIALITY, AND MORAL PROGRESS"

Rocky Mountain Ethics Conference (RoME)

University of Colorado-Boulder (virtual)

August 2021

The handout is available here

COMMENTS ON MILES TUCKER'S "A QUIET MORAL ONTOLOGY"

Eastern APA Conference (held virtually)


January 2021

The handout is available here

PARTICIPANT IN "DEBATING EVOLUTION & ETHICS: DOES EVOLUTION UNDERMINE MIND-INDEPENDENT MORALITY?"

University of Delaware
with Russ Shafer-Landau

Newark, DE, March 2020

COMMENTS ON LUKE KALLBERG'S "THIRD FACTOR DEFENSES OF MORAL KNOWLEDGE"

Central APA, Colloquium: Debunking in Epistemology

Chicago, IL, February 2020

The handout is available here.

"COULD OUR EPISTEMIC REASONS BE COLLECTIVE PRACTICAL REASONS?

New York, NY

October 2019

You can download the handout here

"COULD EPISTEMIC REASONS BE COLLECTIVE PRACTICAL REASONS?"

University of Southampton, U.K. 

June 2019

"WHAT DO LISA, HER COLLEGE'S CHESS CLUB, AND NATO HAVE IN COMMON? RETHINKING WHAT IT TAKES TO BE AN AGENT"

2019 Meeting of the Canadian Society for the Study of Practical Ethics

Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences

The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, June 2019

"ALL DAY, EVERY DAY"

Le Moyne College 

Syracuse, NY, May 2019

COMMENTS ON ROBERT GRUBER'S "HARMLESS TORTURERS, ACCUMULATION CASES, AND A SOLUTION TO THE MISMATCH PROBLEM"

Eastern APA, Colloquium: Ethics of Collectives

New York, NY, January 2019

"GROUP AGENCY MEETS META-ETHICS:

HOW TO CRAFT A MORE COMPELLING FORM OF NORMATIVE RELATIVISM"

University of Wisconsin-Madison, September 2018

"WHAT DO LISA, HER COLLEGE'S TANGO CLUB, AND THE US MARINE CORPS HAVE IN COMMON? RETHINKING WHAT IT TAKES TO BE AN AGENT"​

Social Ontology 2018

Sponsored by the International Social Ontology Society

August 2018 at Tufts University

"HOW TO AVOID THREE PROBLEMS FOR MORAL RELATIVISM: ATTRIBUTE REASONS TO SOCIETIES AS WELL AS PERSONS!"

CEPPA Graduate Conference (Centre for Ethics, Philosophy and Public Affairs)
University of St. Andrews, U.K.

February 2018

"FROM NORMATIVE DISAGREEMENT TO NORMATIVE ANTIREALISM?"

2017 Harvard-MIT Graduate Conference in Philosophy

April 2017 at Harvard University

"ETHICS, EXPLANATION AND ATTITUDE-DEPENDENCE"

2017 Great Lakes Philosophy Conference: Ethical Intersections

March 2017 in Adrian, Michigan

By cooperation of Adrian College and Siena Heights University

"BAD BOOTSTRAPPING: THE PROBLEM WITH THIRD-FACTOR RESPONSES TO RELIABILITY CHALLENGES FOR MORAL REALISM"

2017 University of Oklahoma Graduate Philosophy Conference

February 2017

"FROM MORAL DISAGREEMENT TO MORAL ANTIREALISM?"

Institut Jean Nicod, Paris, France

As Part of "Doc'in Nicod," a PhD & Postdoctoral Work-in-Progress Seminar

November 2016