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22nd Annual Philosophy Graduate Student Conference

"Intersubjectivity and Interpretation": The 22nd Annual CUNY Philosophy Graduate Student Conference
Date: April 5th, 2019
Location: The Graduate Center, CUNY Room 9204/9205
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Breakfast & Registration
Coffee and light refreshments will be provided.

  • 9:30-10:10am 
    "The role of emotion in the development of culturally specific ways of reflecting over minds: An action-based model"
    Robert Mirski (The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin and Lehigh University)
  • 10:15-10:55am
    "Einf├╝hlung as Radical Interpretation"
    William Eck (University of Pittsburgh)
  • 11:15-11:55am
    "The Possibility of Feeling Self-Conscious"
    James Laing (University College London)

Lunch Break
Lunch is not provided.

  • 1-1:40pm
    "Interpretive Method Pluralism"
    Lewis Wang (University of Oxford)
  • 1:45-2:25pm
    "Love and Self-Knowledge"
    Qianyi Qin (The Graduate Center, CUNY)
  • 2:45-3:25pm
    "Empathy and Affective Trust"
    Will Kidder (State University of New York, University at Albany)
  • 4-5:30pm
    “The Second Person: Reflexivity and Reflection”
    KEYNOTE by Jay L. Garfield (Smith College)

We invite all participants to join us for dinner with Professor Jay Garfield after the keynote speech, catered at the philosophy department lounge (The Graduate Center, CUNY).

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Contact Us
Philosophy Program,
The Graduate Center, CUNY

365 Fifth Ave., Rm. 7113
New York, NY 10016
Phone: 212-817-8615
Executive Officer: Prof. Nickolas Pappas
Deputy Executive Officer: Prof. John Greenwood
Director of Admissions: Prof. Nickolas Pappas
Director of Placement: Prof. Miranda Fricker
MA Program Director: Prof. Jonathan Gilmore
Assistant Program Officer: Natile Clarke