Political Epistemology Book Launch

May 20, 2021
Department of Philosophy, University of Nottingham

United Kingdom

Main speakers:

University College Dublin
University of Connecticut
University of Connecticut
University of Liverpool
York University
Claremont McKenna College
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill


VU University Amsterdam
Baruch College (CUNY)
Nottingham University

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A virtual event on Political Epistemology to mark the publication of two books:

The Routledge Handbook of Political Epistemology. Routledge, 2021.

Political Epistemology. Oxford University Press, 2021.

The event will feature four short talks by philosophers followed by a panel discussion.

Schedule for May 20

5:00 - 5:05pm: Introduction

5:05 - 5:15pm:  Regina Rini (York), What Is Political Epistemology for?

5:15 - 5:25pm:  Michael Lynch (UConn), Political Truth

5:25 - 5:40pm:  Discussion of talks 1 & 2

5:40 - 5:50pm:  Maria Baghramian (Dublin), The Politics of Expertise

5:50 - 6:00pm:  Alex Worsnip (Chapel Hill), (When) Do Political and Epistemic Norms Conflict?

6:00 - 6:15pm: Discussion of talks 3 & 4

Break (5 mins)

6:20 - 7:00pm: Panel discussion

Epistemological Ideals and Political Reality

Heather Battaly (UConn), Robin McKenna (Liverpool), Briana Toole (Claremont McKenna)

The event will be held on Zoom at 5pm on May 20, 2021.

Registration is required. 

To register, go here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/political-epistemology-books-launch-tickets-153124418257

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May 19, 2021, 8:00pm BST

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