Workshop in Ethics

October 11- 13
October 11, 2018 - 4:00pm to October 13, 2018 - 12:30pm

Washington University Workshop in Ethics

October 11-13, 2018


Note:  all talks except for Miranda Fricker's will be held in the Empire Room at the Chase Park Plaza Hotel in the Central West End.


Thursday, October 11


4:00-6:00 pm  Miranda Fricker (CUNY-Graduate Center), "Moral Persuasions"

(on the WashU campus, Umrath 140)



Friday, October 12

(talks held at the Chase Park Plaza Hotel)


8:30-9:00 am   Coffee and munchies

9:00-10:30 am   Barry Maguire (Stanford University), "Market Exchange and Alienation"

Coffee break

11:00-12:30 pm  Kate Schmidt (Washington University in St. Louis), "Knowledge, Participation, and Understanding"

Break for lunch

2:00 - 3:30 pm  Rima Basu (Claremont McKenna College), "The Weight of Expectations"

Coffee break

4:00-5:30 pm  Nomy Arpaly (Brown University), "Deliberation and Fetish"


Saturday, October 13

(talks held at the Chase Park Plaza Hotel)


8:30-9:00 am  Coffee and munchies

9:00-10:30 am  Keshav Singh (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), "Moral Worth, Credit, and Non-Accidentality"

Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 pm  Daniel Wodak (Virginia Tech), "Of Witches and White Folks"

Conference ends