7th Annual Conference

Session poster: names of the participants, images related to political philosophyThe 7th annual Workshop for Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy took place in Syracuse, NY, August 21-23, 2019.

Keynote speakers were:

  • Kwame Anthony Appiah, NYU
  • David Estlund, Brown
  • Sally Haslanger, MIT

The Crowne Plaza Hotel was the conference hotel.

Artwork: Nikki Fortier


Syracuse University

Aug 21-23, 2019

Wed, Aug 21 (105 Life Sciences Building)          10:00-11:45 am: Simon May (FSU), “Why Strict Compliance?”
                     Commentator: Olufemi Taiwo (Georgetown)
          11:45 am-1:15 pm: lunch
          1:15 pm-3 pm: Collis Tahzib (Oxford), “Deontic Perfectionism”
Jonathan Quong (USC)          3:15 pm-5 pm: Sally Haslanger (MIT), Keynote, TBA

Thurs, Aug 22 (105 Life Sciences Building)          10:00-11:45 am: Jonathan Turner (Oxford), “Politics, Truth, and Respect”
Sameer Bajaj (F&M and Warwick)          11:45 am-1:15 pm: lunch
          1:15 pm-3 pm: Helen Frowe (Stockholm), “Self-Defense, Other Defense, and the Duty to Minimize Harm”
                     Commentator: Rosa Terlazzo (Rochester)
          3:15 pm-5 pm: Kwame Anthony Appiah (NYU), Keynote, TBA

Fri, Aug 23 (105 Link Hall)          9 am- 10:45 am: James Wilson (Chicago), “Autonomy Arguments for Democracy”                     Commentator: Anna Stilz (Princeton)          11 am-12:45 pm: David Estlund (Brown), Keynote, "Approximation, Deviation, and the Use of Political Ideals"          12:45 lunch