17th Annual USC/UCLA Graduate Conference

April 9, 2022
University of California, Los Angeles

Department of Philosophy, UCLA
Los Angeles
United States

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Location: UCLA A18 Haines Hall

10 - 10:40 Coffee & Breakfast  -  Coral Tree Walk

12 - 1:15 Lunch - Coral Tree Walk

11:00 - 12:00     Sophia Arbeiter (University of Pittsburgh), “Validity as a Thick Concept” 

                          Comments by Paul Talma (UCLA), Chair: Irene Bosco (USC) 

1:15 - 2:15         Joshua Pearson (MIT), “Anticipation Preservation”

                          Comments by Kayleigh Rodgers (USC), Chair: Savannah Leon (UCLA)

2:25 - 3:25        Qiong Wu (Notre Dame), “The Best System Account of Metaphysical Modality”

                          Comments by Quyen Pham (USC), Chair: Mahmoud Jalloh (USC)

3:35 - 4:35.        Miikka Jaarte (Stanford), “Rawlsian Legitimacy and At-Will Employment”

                          Comments by Andrew Stewart (USC), Chair: Colleen Hanson (UCLA)      

4:45 - 6:40.      Keynote Speaker: Ernest Sosa

                        “The Independence of Philosophy: A New Understanding of an Old Discipline” 

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