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Conference Program – The Status of Minorities in Philosophy

Location:

H-565

1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd W

Concordia  Montréal, QC

H3G 1M8

Saturday, 21st April

9.30

Coffee and Welcome

10.00 – 12.00

Keynote Speaker

Who we are & the examples we use: Implicit bias within and against philosophy

Alexis Shotwell (Laurentian University)

12.00 – 13.30

Lunch

13.30—15:00

Epistemology, Virtue and the Oppressed

An Empathetically Engaged Approach to Argumentative Exchange

Justin Morris (University of Windsor)

Oppression and Epistemology: Do the Oppressed have Different Intellectual Virtues?

Samudhya Jayasekara (Trent University)

Coffee Break

15:15 –    16:45

Society, Culture, Morality

Do We Need a Non-liberal Theory of Minority Rights? A-t-on besoin d’une théorie non-libérale du droit des minorités?

Frédérick Armstrong (Université de Montréal)

Moral Responsibility, Social Progress and Cultural Context

Cristina Roadevin (University of Western Ontario)

Coffee Break

17.00-18.45

Keynote Speaker

Lived spaces and invisible norms: Living and thinking on the margins of philosophy

Alia Al-Saji (McGill University)

19:00

Dinner at  2030 Mackay, GSA Lounge

Sunday , 22nd April

9 : 30

Coffee and Welcome

10: 00 – 12: 15

Implicit Bias, Imagination and Numbers

The Blameworthiness of Implicit Bias

Noel Dominguez (Bard College at Simon’s Rock)

On Finding a Path towards the Other: Moral Imagination

Ezgi Sertler (Loyola University Chicago)

Fair Numbers: what data can and cannot tell us about the underrepresentation of women in philosophy

Yann Benétreau -Dupin (University of Western Ontario)

12: 15 – 13 : 30

Lunch

13: .30—15: 30

Keynote Speaker

We Know What Works: How to improve Philosophy for

Everyone

Kathryn Norlock  (Trent University)

Coffee Break

15: 45 – 17: 30

Workshop Roundtable

Followed by informal drinks!

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