Eighth annual Edinburgh graduate epistemology conference


  • Annalisa Coliva (University of California, Irvine)
    • Talk TBC
  • Clayton Littlejohn (King’s College London)
    • Talk TBC
  • Benjamin Elzinga (Georgetown University)
    • “Epistemic Dependence in Education"
  • Heather Spradley (Harvard University)
    • "Practically Testifying. A Practical Challenge to Practical Reasons for Belief"
  • Francesco Praolini (KU Leuven/Universität zu Köln)
    • "No Closure Without Truth"
  • Maeve MacPherson (University of Manchester)
    • "Now You Know and Now You Don't. An Investigation of Williams' Contextualism"
  • Silvia Milano (London School of Economics)
    • "Bayesian Beauty"
  • Benjamin Winokur (York University)
    • "Metaphysically Robust Constitutivism and the Provenance of Privileged Self-Consciousness"
  • Alasdair Craig (University of Oxford)
    • "Internalist Experientialism and the Problem of Cognitive Penetration"
  • Bartlomej Czajka (LOGOS - Universitat de Barcelona)
    • "Why is the Knowledge Norm of Practical Reasoning too Liberal?"


Further information

All graduate presenters will have accommodation and meals provided.

This conference is generously sponsored by the Eidyn Research Centre, the University of Edinburgh, the Mind Association, the Scots Philosophical Association, the Analysis Trust, Aristotelian Society and is supported by the Edinburgh Women in Philosophy Group.

The Dugald Stewart Building is fully accessible. The building itself can be entered via touchpad. It also features disabled toilets, two lifts to every floor, and a common space on the 7th floor for breaks, etc.

Organising Committee:

Joost Ziff


Joost Ziff


Eighth annual Edinburgh graduate epistemology conference

The eighth annual Edinburgh graduate epistemology conference is free and everyone is welcome

Room 3.10/3.11, Dugald Stewart Building, 3 Charles Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9AD