Dates
September 7-9, 2007

Keynote Speakers
Gilbert Harman (Princeton)

Nicholas Sturgeon (Cornell)

Program

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 7

9:00am – 10:15am ANDREW SEPIELLI (Rutgers)
What To Do When You Don’t Know What To Do
Chair: Kevin Toh (Indiana)

10:35am – Noon JACOB ROSS (USC)
Cognitivism About Practical Reasons: You’d Better Not Believe it
Chair: Remy Debes (Memphis)

Noon – 1:30pm LUNCH

1:30pm – 2:45pm BRAD MAJORS (Wisconsin)
The Natural and the Normative
Chair: Janice Dowell (Nebraska)

3:05pm – 4:20pm NICHOLAS STURGEON (Cornell)
Doubts about the Supervenience of the Ethical ***KEYNOTE ADDRESS***

4:40pm – 6:00pm RALPH WEDGWOOD (Oxford)
The Moral Evil Demons
Chair: Christian Coons (Bowling Green)

8:00pm – 11:00pm RECEPTION (Tripp Commons, 2nd floor, Memorial Union)

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 8

9:00am – 10:15am PEKKA VÄYRYNEN (UC – Davis)
A Theory of Hedged Moral Principles
Chair: Katherine Dimitriou (UNC – Chapel Hill)

10:35am – Noon DORIT BAR-ON (UNC – Chapel Hill) & MATTHEW CHRISMAN (Edinburgh)
Ethical Neo-Expressivism
Chair: Ben Bradley (Syracuse)

Noon – 1:30pm LUNCH

1:30pm – 2:45pm DAVID COPP (Florida)
Darwinian Skepticism about Moral Realism
Chair: Patricia Marino (Waterloo)

3:05pm – 4:20pm GILBERT HARMAN (Princeton)
Guilt-Free Morality ***KEYNOTE ADDRESS***

4:40pm – 6:00pm DANIEL STAR (ANU) & STEPHEN KEARNS (Oxford/Florida State)
Reasons as Evidence
Chair: Doug Portmore (Arizona State)

DINNER Buraka (543 State Street)

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 9

9:30am – 10:45am PAUL BLOOMFIELD (Connecticut)
Archimedean Points and Why Metaethics Matters
Chair: Charles Starkey (Clemson)

11:00am – 12:15pm LUCA FERRERO (Stanford)
Does the Philosophy of Action Matter for Metaethics
Chair: John Rudisill (College of Wooster)