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Gary Watson Conference

Co-organized by David Shoemaker, Justin Coates, and Neal Tognazinni

A Conference on Themes from the Work of Gary Watson



New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center


The Murphy Institute is pleased to host a conference celebrating the philosophical life of Gary Watson, with new papers discussing themes in his work by:

  • Pamela Hieronymi
  • Michael McKenna
  • T.M. Scanlon
  • Michael Smith
  • R. Jay Wallace
  • Susan Wolf
  • Gideon Yaffe

There will also be an interview conducted of Gary Watson by Sarah Buss to open the conference. It will also feature many of Watson’s current and former students. The proceedings will conclude with a presentation by Gary Watson responding to critical themes of his work.

The conference will take place at the New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center. The conference is open to all, but in order to keep track of the numbers of attendees, please register (for free) by contacting David Shoemaker (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)).

There is a bloc of rooms reserved for conference attendees. For information on that, please contact David Shoemaker.

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