Talks

Invited Talks

2016 “In Search of Best Epistemic Practices for the Financial Services Industry”
Conference, “Finance and Social Justice.”
University of Bayreuth, Germany. November 3-5, 2016. Abstract: https://app.box.com/s/03b0uo9jc66gjr25ulx5q57wq7nshhkh

2016 “(Very) Modest Epistemic Expressivism”
Eastern Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association.
Symposium on Epistemic Expressivism. Main Program.
Washington, D.C. January 6-9, 2016

2014 “An Anchor for the Expressivist Raft?”
Department of Philosophy, The Graduate Center of the City University of
New York. October 22, 2014.

2014 “Deficiency Arguments Against Empiricism and the Question of Empirical Indefeasibility. ” Book Symposium: Albert Casullo, A Priori Justification and Knowledge. Pacific Division Meeting of the APA. April 16, 2014.

2011 “Irrealism Without Anarchy: Valuing Truth Within a (Partially) Nonfactualist Epistemology.” Epistemic Expressivism Workshop.
University of Edinburgh. Edinburgh, Scotland. October 15-16, 2011.

2010 “When Is It Reasonable to Agree to Disagree?”
Department of Philosophy, Sacramento State University. November 30, 2010.

2010 “Irrealism Without Anarchy: Valuing Truth Within a (Partially) Nonfactualist Epistemology.” Dept. of Philosophy, University of Miami. April 23, 2010.

2007 “Naturalism, Fallibilism, and the A Priori”
University of Connecticut, Department of Philosophy. November 16, 2007.
2006 “Naturalized Epistemology and A Priori Justification.”
SUNY Albany, Department of Philosophy. May 5, 2006.

2005 Comments on James Beebe’s “Bonjour’s A Priori Solution to the Problem of Induction.” Meeting of The Creighton Club.
Cornell University. October 1, 2005.

Submitted Talks and Invited Conference Commentaries

2016 “Disentangling the Epistemic Failings of the 2008 Financial Crisis.”
Workshop “Finance – Knowledge – Justice”
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany. May 24th, 2016.

2011 “Securing Pluralism for an Irrealist Metaepistemology”
Joint Session of the Mind Association and Aristotelian Society. University of Sussex. Brighton, England. July 8-10, 2011.

2011 “Toward a Unified Account of Normative Disagreement in Epistemology and the Philosophy of Science.” British Society for the Philosophy of Science Annual Meeting. University of Sussex. Brighton, England. July 7-8, 2011.

2011 “Financial Modeling in the Banking Industry: Some Reflections from the Trenches” Conference on Epistemology of Modeling and Simulation. University of Pittsburgh Center for Philosophy of Science, MIDAS National Center of Excellence, and Graduate School of Public Health. Pittsburgh. April 1-3, 2011.

2008 Comments on Phil Hanson’s “A Priori Methods and the Concrete World.”
Pacific APA Division Meeting. March 19-23, 2008.

2008 “Epistemic Norms and Objectivity: Toward a Non-Reductive and Naturalistic Account.” Kazimierz Naturalized Epistemology Workshop. Kazimierz-Dolny, Poland. September 6-10, 2008.

2007 “What We Value: Is Justification Relativistic?”
Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam. Conference: The Value of Knowledge.
August 27-29, 2007.

2007 “Naturalism, Fallibilism, and the A Priori.” British Society for the Philosophy of Science Annual Meeting. Bristol, England. July 10, 2007.

2007 “A Fallibilist A Priori.” Joint Session of the Mind Association and The Aristotelian Society. University of Bristol. Bristol, England. July 11-13, 2007.

2006 “A Priori Justification and Naturalistic Epistemologies”
Kazimierz Naturalized Epistemology Workshop. Kazimierz-Dolny, Poland.
Sept. 1-5, 2006.

2005 Comments on Simon Evnine’s “The Shape of a Life: Epistemic Constraints on Personal Identity Over Time.” 8th Annual Inland Northwest Philosophy Conference: Time and Identity. April 1-3, 2005.

2004 “Naturalism and the A Priori.” Symposium: A Priori Knowledge in Contemporary Epistemology. Université de Sherbrooke. October 1-2, 2004.

2004 Comments on Leora Weitzman’s “Anti-Individualism, Self-Knowledge, and Why Skepticism Cannot Be Cartesian.” 7th Annual Inland Northwest Philosophy Conference: Knowledge and Skepticism. April 30 – May 2, 2004.

Other Presentations

2015 “The Mystery of the Mirror”
Songs of an Examined Life: Leonard Cohen and Philosophy
Authors read selections from Leonard Cohen and Philosophy: Various Positions
(Open Court Press, 2014). Cornelia Street Café. New York, NY.
January 25, 2015.

2013 “Moral Mind-Independence”
Department of Philosophy, City College of New York. May 9, 2013.

2007 “Genuine Possibility or Just Epistemic Possibility?”
Union College. Women’s Commission Lecture. May 2007.

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