Friday, October 14, 2011

157th Annual Meeting

The Creighton Club

New York State Philosophical Association

The 157th Conference Program

Saturday, November 5, 2011

Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY

Keynote Speaker: Louise Antony

8:30 AM coffee, etc.

9:00 AM Graduate Student Award Presentation:

Kelly Anne McCormick (Syracuse University) “Problems for Revisionism about Moral Responsibility”

Commentator: Stephen Mahaffey (Cornell University)

10:15 AM coffee break

10:30 AM John Keller (Niagara University) “Paraphrase, Semantics, and Ontology

Commentator: David Braun (University at Buffalo)

11:45 AM Business Meeting

12:00 – 1:30 LUNCH

1:30 PM Richard Reilly (St. Bonaventure University) “Can Libertarianism Account for Weakness of Will?”

Commentator: Derk Pereboom (Cornell University)

2:45 PM coffee break

3:00 PM Daniel Koltonski (SUNY Binghamton) “Personal Pursuits, Global Poverty, and the Demands of Beneficence

Commentator: John Bennett (University of Rochester)

4:15 PM coffee break

4:30 PM Keynote Address: Louise Antony (University of Massachusetts, Amherst) “The Openness of Illusions

6:30 PM reception (cash bar)