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Welcome!

Please join us on November 2-3, 2018 as the Philosophy Department at the University of Pennsylvania hosts the fourth Penn Reasons and Foundations of Epistemology Conference (PeRFECt4): Knowing What’s Right. The theme this year is the epistemology of the normative.

This year’s PeRFECt speakers will be Prof. Sarah McGrath, Prof. Rima Basu, Prof. John Bengson, and Prof. Michael Milona.

There will also be faculty and graduate student commentators-at-large (more information coming soon).

More information is coming soon, but for urgent requests, please contact perfect-conf@phil.upenn.edu.

Schedule

Information Coming Soon

Commentators-at-Large

PeRFECt talks do not have comments. Instead, we have include a number of faculty and graduate students to serve as Commentators-at-Large who are expected to be active participants in the discussion and help drive productive interaction.

Faculty Commentators-at-Large
Information Coming Soon

Graduate Student Commentators-at-Large
There will be a Call for Commentators-at-Large for Grad Students. More information is coming soon.

Accessibility Information

All of the talks and meals except dinners will take place on the fourth floor of Cohen Hall. Accessibility information for Cohen Hall can be found here.

We hope to make this event accessible to all who wish to participate. If you have any special requests for accommodations, please let us know as soon as possible by contacting us at perfect-conf@phil.upenn.edu.

We are incredibly thankful to the Greater Philadelphia Philosophy Consortium and the Penn Department of Philosophy for their support of PeRFECt4.

Organizers

PeRFECt4 is organized by Errol Lord, Daniel J. Singer, and Lisa Miracchi.

Information about Previous PeRFECts

Go here for information about PeRFECt3 in 2017.

Go here for information about PeRFECt2 in 2016.

Go here for information about the first PeRFECt in 2015.