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50th Chapel Hill Colloquium in Philosophy

October 21, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - October 23, 2016 @ 12:00 pm

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PROGRAM

Friday, October 21,  5:00 – 7:15 PM

“50 Years of Analytic Philosophy,” Douglas Long (UNC, emeritus)
Paper: “Conceptual Ethics and the Work of Metaphysics”, Amie Thomasson (Miami)
Commentator: Ted Sider (Rutgers)

Reception at The Ackland Museum

Saturday, Oct. 22, 10:00 AM – 12:15 PM

“50 Years of the History of Philosophy,” Don Garrett (NYU)
Paper: “Understanding the Object/Property Structure in Terms of Negation”, Robert Brandom (Pittsburgh)
Commentator: Dean Moyar (Johns Hopkins)

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2:00 – 4:15 PM

“50 Years of Moral Philosophy,” Simon Blackburn (UNC)
Paper: “What Are Moral Reasons?”, Stephen Darwall (Yale)
Commentator: Julia Markovits (Cornell)

Moderator: Gary Comstock (NCSU)

Saturday, Oct. 22, 5:30 – 6:45 PM

Claire Miller Lecture: “The First-Person and Beyond”, Eli Hirsch (Brandeis)

Moderator: Andrew Janiak (Duke)

50th Chapel Hill Colloquium Banquet at The Carolina Inn

Remarks: “50 Years of the Chapel Hill Colloquium,”  William Lycan (UNC, emeritus)

Sunday, Oct. 23, 9:45 AM – 12:00 PM

“50 Years of Philosophy of Science,” John Roberts (UNC)
Paper: “Models from Geometry to Logic”, Patricia Blanchette (Notre Dame)
Commentator: Richard Zach (Calgary)

Moderator: Alex Rosenberg (Duke)

 

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October 21, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
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October 23, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
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