the MIT department of linguistics and philosophy presents:

MITing of the Minds 2019


Composed of talks by department faculty and graduate students of past and present.

Thursday, January 24th
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Friday, January 25th
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Stata Center, 32-D461

This year’s MITing of the Minds is the Fifteenth Annual MIT Philosophy Alumni Conference. The conference will showcase recent work in a variety of areas of contemporary philosophy. Presentations will be accessible to a broad audience.

Thursday, January 24th

10:30 Coffee

11:00 Paulina Sliwa (Cambridge) Hermeneutical Advice
Comments by Anni Raty

12:30 Lunch

2:00 David Builes (MIT) You Can't Have It All'
Comments by Steve Yablo

3:30 Break

4:00 Alejandro Perez Carballo (UMass) New Boundary Lines
Comments by Haley Schilling

5:30 Break

6:00 Dinner

Friday, January 25th

9:30 Breakfast

10:00 Rae Langton (Cambridge) TBA
Comments by Abigail Thwaites

11:30 Break

11:45 Kelly Gaus (MIT) Conventions and
Comments by Brad Skow

1:15 Lunch

2:30 Nina Emery (Mt. Holyoke) Mooreanism in Metaphysics
from Mooreanism in Physics
Comments by Mallory Webber

4:00 Conference ends

MIT philosophy
updated: 17-jan-17