Events

Book symposium: Justification as Ignorance by Sven Rosenkranz

Date: Monday, July 19, 2021.
Time: 7-10pm (Shanghai time).

Sven Rosenkranz, Justification as Ignorance (Oxford University Press, 2021)

  • 7.00 – 7.15pm: Sven Rosenkranz (Logos, University of Barcelona) – Précis of Justification as Ignorance 
  • 7.15 – 7.30pm: Martin Smith (University of Edinburgh) – Is ~K~KP a Luminous
  • Condition?
  • 7.30 – 7.45pm: Yiwen Zhan (Peking University) – Rosenkranz on How to Be Ignorant7.45 – 8.05pm: Responses by Sven Rosenkranz
  • 8.05 – 8.30pm: Q & A
  • 8.30 – 8.45pm: Break
  • 8.45 – 9.00pm: Julien Dutant (King’s College London) – Epistemic Geach failures
  • 9.00 – 9.15pm: Dan Waxman (National University of Singapore) – J = ~K~K and logical omniscience
  • 9.15 – 9.35pm: Responses by Sven Rosenkranz
  • 35 – 10.00pm: Q & A
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    The Zoom registration link is here.

    5th Online Meeting of the Asian Epistemology Network

    Date: Sunday, May 9, 2021.
    Time: 7-10pm (Shanghai time).

    Session 1: Democracy and Epistemic Fairness: Testimonial Justice as a Founding Principle of Aggregative Democracy
    Speaker: Junyeol Kim (Kookmin University)
    Commentator: Kunimasa Sato (Ibaraki University)

    Session 2: Being self-deceived about ones own mental states
    Speaker: Kevin Lynch (Huaqiao University)
    Commentator: Winnie Sung (Nanyang Technological University)

    Abstracts available here.

    The meeting will take place through Zoom. To get the Zoom meeting link please register here (no Zoom account needed).


    4th Online Meeting of the Asian Epistemology Network

    Date: Monday, February 22, 2021.
    Time: 7-10pm (Shanghai time).

    Session 1: Skills as Knowledge
    Speaker: Bob Beddor (National University of Singapore)
    Commentator: Yuri Cath (La Trobe University)

    Session 2: Epistemic Paternalism and Fake News
    Speaker: Shane Ryan (Nazarbayev University)
    Commentator: Michel Croce (University College Dublin)

    Abstracts available here.

    The meeting will take place through Zoom. To get the Zoom meeting link please register here (no Zoom account needed).




    3rd Online Meeting of the Asian Epistemology Network

    Date: Friday, December 18, 2020.
    Time: 7-10pm (Shanghai time).

    1st session: Does Science Progress?
    Speaker: Darrell Rowbottom (Lingnan University)
    Commentators: Brad Weslake (NYU Shanghai), Xiang Huang (Fudan University)
    Note: a pre-recorded presentation is available here. The session will start with the commentators, followed by responses, and general Q & A.

    2nd session: Memory, Knowledge, and Epistemic Luck
    Speaker: Changsheng Lai (Shanghai Jiao Tong University)
    Commentators: Andrew Moon (Virginia Commonwealth University), Shin Sakuragi (Shibaura Institute of Technology)

    Titles and abstracts available here.

    The meeting will take place through Zoom. To get the Zoom meeting link please register here (no Zoom account needed).




    2nd Online Meeting of the Asian Epistemology Network

    Date: Thursday, October 8, 2020.
    Time: 7-10pm (Shanghai time).
    Meeting host: Masashi Kasaki, Nagoya University.

    1st session:
    Kok Yong Lee, National Chung Cheng University (speaker)
    Federico Luzzi, University of Aberdeen (commentator).

    2nd session:
    Olav Benjamin Vassend, Nanyang Technological University (speaker)
    Simon Goldstein, Australian Catholic University (commentator).

    Titles and abstracts available here.

    The meeting will take place through Zoom. Register here.




    1st Online Meeting of the Asian Epistemology Network

    Date: Friday, July 31, 2020.
    Time: 7-10pm (Shanghai time).
    Speakers: Adam Marushak (South China Normal University), Ru Ye (Wuhan University), Rie Iizuka (Kansai University), Masaharu Mizumoto (Japan Institute of Science and Technology).

    Programme and abstracts available here.

    Rie Iizuka handout
    Ru Ye handout
    Adam Marushak handout

    The meeting will take place through Zoom. Register here.




    Inaugural conference of the Asian Epistemology Network

    The inaugural (not online) event will take place at Zhejiang University.

    Details will be posted as they become available.