British Society for Ethical Theory Graduate Conference 2021

September 16, 2021 - September 17, 2021
British Society for Ethical Theory

United Kingdom


Nottingham University

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For the first time, the British Society for Ethical Theory is holding an additional conference exclusively for papers by graduate students—but open to all and free to register.

Thursday 16th September

10.00–11.00 Dane Leigh Gogoshin
Reactive Attitudes and the Robustly Responsible

11.30–12.30 Luca Stroppa
The Problem of Lives Worth Living

1.30–2.30 Samuel Dishaw
Justifying, Apologizing and the Value of Shared Moral Understanding

Friday 17th September
10.00–11.00 Daniele Conti
Reasons and Their Strength: Why Libertarians Should Be Nozickean

11.30–12.30 Stina Björkholm
Hybrid descriptivism and the practicality challenge

1.30–2.30 William Gildea
The Moral Status of Humans and Animals: Towards a New View

Before each day’s first talk, and in the breaks between talks, there will be an opportunity to socialise with others using a special GatherTown room—complete with (virtual) sofas to facilitate relaxed discussion of ethics.

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September 15, 2021, 6:00pm BST

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