PREVIOUS TALKS & COMMENTS
"EVOLUTIONARY DEBUNKING ARGUMENTS AND THE MODAL SAFETY OF OUR MORAL BELIEFS"
Symposium, Central APA Conference
Denver CO, February 2023
With comments by Sharon Berry and Dustin Locke
"EPISTEMIC BLAME AND EPISTEMIC INSTRUMENTALISM"
St. Louis Annual Conference on Reasons and Rationality (SLACRR)
Hosted by the University of Missouri-St. Louis, Washington University in St. Louis,
and Saint Louis University
COMMENTS ON "A STANDING ASYMMETRY BETWEEN BLAME AND FORGIVENESS" BY KYLE FRITZ AND DANIEL MILLER
Pacific APA, Vancouver
COMMENTS ON "AGAINST CAPACITY VIEWS OF ACTION AND CONTROL" BY MALTE HENDRICKX
Central APA, Chicago
COMMENTS ON "NORMATIVE INFERENCE TICKETS" BY JENNIFER FOSTER AND JONATHAN ICHIKAWA
Eastern APA, Baltimore
"EPISTEMIC BLAME AS A CHALLENGE FOR EPISTEMIC INSTRUMENTALISM"
NYU Philosophy Department "Lunch Talk"
COMMENTS ON OLOF LEFFLER'S "CONTINGENCY, SOCIALITY, AND MORAL PROGRESS"
Rocky Mountain Ethics Conference (RoME)
University of Colorado-Boulder (virtual)
The handout is available here
COMMENTS ON MILES TUCKER'S "A QUIET MORAL ONTOLOGY"
Eastern APA Conference (held virtually)
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
You can download the handout here
"COULD EPISTEMIC REASONS BE COLLECTIVE PRACTICAL REASONS?"
University of Southampton, U.K.
"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
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"
13th Annual Madison Metaethics Workshop
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.
"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
"FROM MORAL DISAGREEMENT TO MORAL ANTIREALISM?"
Institut Jean Nicod, Paris, France
As Part of "Doc'in Nicod," a PhD & Postdoctoral Work-in-Progress Seminar