Kingston Workshop: Teaching and Learning: Metaphysical, Epistemic and Ethical Issues.
Department of Philosophy, Queen’s University at Kingston, Canada, Friday-Saturday March 10-11, 2017.
Registration is now closed. Further information from: Bakhurst@queensu.ca.
The workshop will comprise talks from six visiting speakers: Andrea Kern (Leipzig/Pittsburgh), Sebastian Rödl (Leipzig/Pittsburgh), Will Small (Illinois), Joseph Dunne (Dublin), Henrike Moll (Psychology, USC) and Jonathan Dancy (UT Austin). Andrea Kern will also be giving the Philosophy Department colloquium that week on Thursday at 4 pm.
This is the first of two workshops on similar themes. The second will take place in London, UK, at UCL Institute of Education, 4-6 May, 2017. Registration is open for the London workshop. Further details and registration form here.
Thursday, March 9
4:00-6:00: Philosophy Colloquium, Andrea Kern, “Kant’s Conception of a Self-Conscious Capacity for Knowledge”. Room: Watson 517
6:00-7:00: Reception at Queen’s University Club
Friday, March 10 Workshop
9.15-10.45: Sebastian Rödl, “Teaching and Telling”
11:00-12:30: Will Small, “The Structure of Practical Knowledge: Capacity, Act, and Habit”
Lunch Break (NB lunch not provided)
1.45-3.15 Joe Dunne, “Conversation and Embodiment in Education: Ethics and Epistemology at Cross-Purposes?”
3.30-5.00: Henrike Moll, “Children’s Understanding of Learning and Teaching”
5.30-7:00: Reception at University Club
Saturday, March 10 Workshop
9.00-10.30: Jonathan Dancy, “Honing practical judgement”
10.45-12.15 Andrea Kern, “The philosophical significance of the idea of education”
12.15-1.15 Lunch (NB lunch not provided)
1.15-2.00 General Discussion
Visit to Agnes Etherington Art Centre (optional!).