Programme

All talks to be held in room 1.20, Dugald Stewart Building, 3 Charles Street.
 
Thursday, 19 May
 

9:45 - 10:00 Coffee

10:00 - 11:10 Shane Ryan and Chienkuo Mi (Soochow University) 'Group Knowledge and Virtuous Consensus'

11:10 - 12:20 Christina Chuang (Nanyang Technological University) 'Pacifism, Benevolence and Self-Defense'

12:20 - 13:15 Lunch

13:15 - 14:25 Leo Cheung (The Chinese University of Hong Kong) "A Zhuangzi-style Critical Response to John Hick's Soul-making Theodicy"

14:25 - 15:35 Yasuo Deguchi (Kyoto University) 'The Structure of Shamelessness: A View from Fukushima'

15:35 - 15:50 Coffee

15:50 - 17:00 Rik Peels (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) "Doubt and Faith"

17:00 - 18:30 Drinks (Potting Shed)

18:30 - Workshop dinner (speakers only)

 

 

Friday, 20 May
 

9:45 - 10:00 Coffee

10:00 - 11:10 Lex Lai (Edinburgh) “Curing Epistemic Vertigo by Epistemic Gradualism and Intellectual Humility”

11:10 - 12:20 Kai-Yee Wong (The Chinese University of Hong Kong) 'On a Decompositional Analysis of ‘Game’'

12:20 - 13:15 Lunch

13:15 - 14:25 Rie Iizuka (University of Tokyo and University of Edinburgh) “Virtue Epistemology and Extended Cognition”

14:25 - 15:35 Tsz Fung Lau (University of Edinburgh) “Wandering with Zhuangzi in search of the Nietzschean free spirit”

15:35 - 15:50 Coffee

15:50 - 17:00 Nikolaj J.L.L. Pedersen (Yonsei University) “Trusting mathematics: on the Epistemology of Mathematical Foundations”

17:00 -  Drinks (Pear Tree)