Philosophy Mountain Workshop 2016

February 19, 20 & 21  |  Yellowstone Conference Center  |  Big Sky, MT


Friday, February 19

  • 3:30 - 5:00: Craig Callender (University of California, San Diego), ‘Explaining the Temporal Value Asymmetry’, with comments from Nina Emery (Brown University)
  • 5:30 - 7:00: Gupreet Rattan (University of Toronto), ‘Disagreement and Conceptual Understanding’, with comments from Seth Yalcin (University of California, Berkeley)

Saturday, February 20

  • 3:30 - 5:00: Kathrin Koslicki (University of Alberta), 'The Hylomorphic "Tie"', with comments from Shamik Dasgupta (Princeton University)
  • 5:30 - 7:00: David Plunkett (Dartmouth College), 'The Nature and Explanatory Ambitions of Metaethics' (co-authored work with Tristram McPherson (Ohio State University)), with comments from Robert Pasnau (University of Colorado, Boulder)

Sunday, February 21

  • 3:30 - 5:00: Alastair Wilson (University of Birmingham), ‘Timeless Causation and Impossible Change’, with comments from Paolo Santorio (University of Leeds)
  • 5:30 - 7:00: Alex King (University at Buffalo, SUNY), 'Marriage and the Right Kind of Reasons', with comments from Raul Saucedo (University of Colorado, Boulder)


Nina Emery, David Plunkett, Raul Saucedo, Seth Yalcin