Please join us on April 8-9, 2017 as the Philosophy Department at the University of Pennsylvania hosts the fifth Penn-Rutgers-Princeton Social Epistemology Workshop (PRPSEW5).


All participants (speakers and audience members) must register. Please fill out the form here to register. Registration is free.


All talks will take place in Cohen Hall, Room 402 (directions and accessibility information below). Each talk is allotted 40 minutes (20-25 minute talk + 15-20 minute question period). Meals except Saturday dinner are open to all registered guests. Saturday dinner will be organized by email prior to the workshop.

Saturday, April 8

Sunday, April 9

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


PRPSEW5 is primarily organized by Daniel J. Singer (Penn), with associate organizers Max Lewis (Penn) and Dylan Manson (Penn).

The series of Penn-Rutgers-Princeton Social Epistemology Workshops is organized by Alvin Goldman (Rutgers), Tom Kelly (Princeton), and Daniel J. Singer (Penn), along with a number of graduate student associate organizers.

For more information, please see the PhilEvents listing.

If you have any questions or would like to request accommodations, please email

Information about Previous PRPSEWs

Go here for information about the second PRPSEW in 2013.