Talks
 
Upcoming Talks:

TBAWorkshop on Metaphysical Deflationism, University of Vienna, 15-16 December 2017.

TBA, ConceptLab, University of Oslo, 31 October 2017.

"Social Construction and Universality", 5th conference of the European Network on Social Ontology, University of Lund, 30 August-1 September 2017.

"Transformative Experiences, Phenomenal Concepts, and Phenomenal Knowledge", 9th European Congress of Analytic Philosophy, LMU Munich, 21-26 August 2017.

"Social Construction, Grounding, and Amelioration", Feminist Philosophy & Methodological Commitments conference, Berlin, 13-14 July 2017.

"On the Conceptual Mismatch Argument: Descriptions, Disagreement, and Amelioration"Cracow Workshop in Analytical Philosophy, University of Krakow, 7-9 July 2017.



Recent Talks:


"Social Construction, Grounding, and Amelioration", 'Social Ontology: Dependence, Construction, Reality' panelCanadian Philosophical Association, Ryerson University, 28-31 May 2017.

"On the Conceptual Mismatch Argument: Descriptions, Disagreement, and Amelioration", 'Words, Concepts & Propositions' panel, Canadian Philosophical Association, Ryerson University, 28-31 May 2017.

TBA, Bad Ideas Conference, University of Leeds, 22-23 May 2017.

"Amatonormativity and Hermeneutical Injustice"Society for Analytical Feminism, Pacific APA, Seattle, 12-15 April 2017.

"Carol and Philosophy: Hermeneutical Injustice, Identity, and Objectification", San Francisco Bay Area Feminism and Philosophy Group, University of San Francisco, 8 April 2017.

"Kinds of Social Constructions"Philosophy Colloquium, University of the Basque Country, 9 February 2017.

"Sexual Orientation as Interpretation? Sexual Desires, Concepts, and Choice", APA Committee on LGBT Philosophers panel, Eastern APA, Baltimore, 4-7 January 2017.

"In Defence of Conceptual Ethics: Amelioration and the Metaphysics of Gender and Race", Invited Symposium on Metaphysics and Conceptual Choice, Eastern APA, Baltimore, 4-7 January 2017.

"Issues of Gender, Bias, and Discussion Culture in Philosophy", Training Day on Research Methods and Research Ethics, LMU Munich, 16 December 2016.

"Kinds of Social Construction", V Conference of the European Network for the Philosophy of the Social Sciences, University of Helsinki, 24-26 August 2016.

"Sexual Preferences, Sexual Desires, and Interpretation", II Workshop on Embodied Religious Experience, University of Colorado-Boulder, 8-10 August 2016.

"In Defence of Conceptual Ethics: Amelioration and the Metaphysics of Gender and Race", Workshop on Conceptual Ethics & Conceptual Engineering, University of Oslo, 16-17 June 2016.

"On Haslanger's Meta-metaphysics: Social Structures and Metaphysical Deflationism", 11th NOMOS-Network in Applied Philosophy Meeting, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 6-8 June 2016.

"Sexual Orientations: The Desire View"Non-Ideal Social Ontology conference, University of Stockholm, 19-20 May 2016.

"Grounding and the Explanatory Gap", Workshop on Explanation within and without Metaphysics, University of Milan, 12 May 2016.

"The Meta-metaphysics of Gender and Race: Verbal Disputes and Metaphysical Deflationism"Analytic Philosophy and Social Criticism, University of Vienna, 6 May 2016.

"Sexual Orientations: The Desire View", BayFAP, San Francisco State University, 9 April 2016. 

"Kinds of Social Construction", Berkeley Social Ontology Group, UC-Berkeley, 6 April 2016.

"Comments to Kate Ritchie's 'Social Creationism and Social Groups'", Pacific APA, San Francisco, 30 March-2 April 2016.

"Lacking a Language: Amatonormativity and Hermeneutical Injustice", Foreigners in Philosophy Workshop, UC-Berkeley, 29 March 2016.

"Epistemic Contextualism and Conceptual Ethics"Phronesis Colloquium, University of Valencia, 9 March 2016.

"Reflections on same-sex marriage, amatonormativity, and the discrimination of singles”, APA Committee on LGBT Philosophers, Eastern APA, Washington DC, 6-9 January 2016.

"In Defence of Conceptual Ethics: Amelioration and Metaphysical Deflationism", PERSP Metaphysics Workshop V & Makings of Truth II, University of Barcelona, 10-11 December 2015.

"In Defence of Conceptual Ethics: Amelioration and the Metaphysics of Gender and Race", Philosophy Colloquium, University of York (UK), 25 November 2015.

"Comments to Noel Saenz's 'So Much for Sums'", Bellingham Summer Philosophy Conference, Western Washington University, 2-6 August 2015. 

"Grounding and the Explanatory Gap", Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association, University of Warwick, 10-12 July 2015.

"Pejorative Terms and the Semantic Strategy", 8th Conference of the Spanish Society for Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, University of Barcelona, 7-10 July 2015.

"Phenomenal Concepts: Neither Circular nor Opaque", Toward a Science of Consciousness Conference, Helsinki, 9-13 June 2015.

"Pejorative Terms and the Semantic Strategy", 8th Latin Meeting in Analytic Philosophy, University of Milan (Italy), 4-6 June 2015.

"In Defence of Conceptual Ethics: Amelioration and Metaphysical Deflationism", Workshop in Applied Analytic Philosophy, Essen (Germany), 28-29 May 2015.

"In Defence of Conceptual Ethics: Amelioration and Metaphysical Deflationism", Workshop on Natural and Social Kinds, Leuven (Belgium), 26 May 2015.

"Comments on Philosophical Methodology and Social Criticism", Analyzing Social Wrongs: Workshop on Social Criticism in Analytic Philosophy, University of Vienna, 14-16 May 2015.

"In Defence of Conceptual Ethics: Amelioration and Metaphysical Deflationism"Philosophy Colloquium, University of Sheffield, 1 May 2015.

"How (not) to Be a Biological Realist about Race", Philosophy and Race workshop, University of Nottingham, 29 April 2015.

“Comments to Lauren Barthold’s ‘Do Feminists Really Need Reality?’”Pacific APA, Vancouver, 1-4 April 2015.

“Is Sexual Orientation a Choice? A Reply to Wilkerson”, Society for Lesbian and Gay Philosophy, Pacific APA, Vancouver, 1-4 April 2015.

“Comments to Robin Dembroff’s ‘What is Sexual Orientation?’”, Society for Analytic Feminism, Central APA, St. Louis, 18-21 February 2015.

“Phenomenal Concepts: The Recognitional Account Revisited”, Philosophy Colloquium, University of Rochester, 13 February 2015.

"Grounding and the Explanatory Gap", PERSP Metaphysics Seminar, University of Barcelona, 28 November 2014.

“Pejorative Terms and the Semantic Strategy”, Philosophy Colloquium, UNED, Madrid, 27 October 2014.

"Issues in Conceptual Ethics: The Case of 'Woman'", 10th Estonian Annual Philosophy conference, University of Tartu (Estonia), 25-27 September 2014.

"Kinds of Social Construction", 8th European Congress of Analytic Philosophy, University of Bucharest (Romania), 28 August-2 September 2014.

"Norms of Judgement, Naturalism, and Normativism about Content",  Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association, University of Cambridge (UK), 11-13 July 2014.

"'Woman' as a Significant Term: A Solution to the Puzzle", SWIP-UK Panel, Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association, University of Cambridge (UK), 11-13 July 2014.

"The Metaphysics of Slurs", II Gender, Race and Sexuality Conference: Issues in Metaphysics, University of Barcelona, 29-30 May 2014.

"Comments to Dan Goldstick's 'Who Isn't a Zombie?'"Canadian Philosophical Association Congress, Brock University, 25-28 May 2014.

"Comments to Hall, McKitrick, and Zack", Invited Symposium on Feminist Metaphysics, Pacific APA, San Diego, 16-19 April 2014.

"Issues in Conceptual Ethics: The Case of 'Woman'", Minorities and Philosophy Group, University of Southern California, 14 April 2014.

"Comments to Derek Green's 'Belief and the Normativity of Mental Content'", Colloquium on Belief and Content, Central APA, Chicago, 26 February-1 March 2014.

"The Social Construction of Sexual Orientations"
, New York Society for Women in Philosophy, CUNY Graduate Center, New York City, 5 December 2013.

"What Social Constructionism about Sexual Orientations Really Means", Pacific Society for Women in Philosophy, Arizona State University, 9-10 November 2013.

"Tye on Acquaintance and Phenomenal Knowledge", Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association, University of Exeter (UK), 12-14 July 2013.

"Tye on Acquaintance and Phenomenal Knowledge", 21st meeting of the European Society for Philosophy and Psychology, University of Granada (Spain), 9-12 July 2013.

"Comments to James Shaw's "The Combinatorics of Conscious Experience"", Midsummer Philosophy Workshop, University of Edinburgh (UK), 23-25 June 2013.

"Comments to Mari Mikkola's “Doing Ontology and Doing Justice: Meta-metaphysical Lessons from Feminist Philosophy”", 4th PERSP Metaphysics Workshop, University of Barcelona (Spain), 16-17 May 2013.

“The Semantics and Metaphysics of Sexual Orientations and Their Significance for LGBT Rights”, SAF session, Pacific APA, San Francisco, 27-30 March 2013.

“Comments to Muhammad Khalidi’s ‘Three Kinds of Social Kinds’”, Colloquium on Social Kinds, Pacific APA, San Francisco, 27-30 March 2013.

"Comments to Preston Werner's 'Does Phenomenal Character Determine Intentional Content?'", Colloquium on Consciousness and Phenomenal Character, Central APA, New Orleans, 20-23 February 2013.

"'Woman' as a politically significant term: A new solution to the puzzle", SAF session, Central APA, New Orleans, 20-23 February 2013.

"Phenomenal Concepts: Revisiting the Recognitional Account", Conference on Phenomenal Concepts, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), 24-27 January 2013.

"The Social Construction of Sexual Orientations", Canadian Society for Women in Philosophy, Mount Royal University, Calgary, 26-28 October 2012.

"Sharing Beliefs: A Defence of the Descriptivist Theory of Reference", VII Conference of the Spanish Society of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), 18-20 July 2012.

"Do A Posteriori Physicalists Get Our Phenomenal Concepts Wrong?", Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association, University of Stirling (UK), 6-8 July 2012.

"Tye on Acquaintance and Phenomenal Knowledge", ASSC 16, Brighton (UK), 2-6 July 2012.

"In Defence of Historical Constructivism about Races", I Gender, Race and Sexuality Conference: Issues in Philosophical Methodology, University of Barcelona (Spain), 25-26 June 2012.

"Social Kinds and Conceptual Analysis: Defending the Semantic Strategy", SOPHA 2012, Paris, 4-6 May 2012.

"Comments to Matthew Drabek's 'Feedback Bias in the Social Sciences: The Case of Paraphilia'", Colloquium on Philosophy and Psychiatry, Pacific APA, Seattle, 4-7 April 2012.

"Norms of Judgement, Naturalism, and Inferentialism", Canadian Society for Epistemology International Symposium on Epistemic Norms, University of Sherbrooke (Quebec), 11-12 November 2011.

"How to be a Realist about Race"48th Annual Meeting of the Western Canadian Philosophical Association, University of Lethbridge (Alberta), 21-23 October 2011.

"What is Social Construction?",
14th Congress of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Nancy (France) 19-26 July 2011.

"Tye on the Phenomenal Concept Strategy",
Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association, University of Sussex (UK), 8-10 July 2011.

"What is Social Construction?", Annual Conference of the British Society for the Philosophy of Science, University of Sussex (UK), 7-8 July 2011.


"Tye on the Phenomenal Concept Strategy"
, Poster Session in Philosophy of Mind and Cognitive Science, Pacific APA, San Diego, 20-23 April 2011. (Poster presentation)

"What is Social Construction?", Society for Analytical Feminism panel at the Central APA, Minneapolis, 30 March- 2 April 2011.

"What is Social Construction?"
Institute for the Humanities New Faculty Series, University of Manitoba, 2 December 2010.

"Tye on the Phenomenal Concept Strategy", 47th Annual Meeting of the Western Canadian Philosophical Association, University of Calgary, 29-31 October 2010.

"Tye on the Phenomenal Concept Strategy", 18th Meeting of the European Society for Philosophy and Psychology, Bochum & Essen (Germany), 25-28 August 2010. (Poster presentation)

"Social Kinds and Conceptual Analysis: A Reply to Haslanger", Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association, University College Dublin (Ireland), 9-11 July 2010.

"Comments to Philip Goff's 'Ghosts and Sparse Properties'", II Consciousness Online Conference, 19 February- 5 March 2010.

"What is Social Construction?", Society for Women in Philosophy panel, Eastern APA, New York, 27-30 December 2009.

"How to be a Realist about Race", III Nomos Meeting: "Sex, Gender and Other Identities", University of Barcelona, 5-6 November 2009.

"Social Kinds and Conceptual Analysis: A Reply to Haslanger", Illinois Philosophical Association conference, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 23-24 October 2009.

"Comparing and Distinguishing Two Conceivability Arguments", Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association, University of East Anglia (UK), 10-12 July 2009.

"Chalmers' Dilemma: The Epistemic Gap and the Phenomenal Concept Strategy", Graduate Conference on the Metaphysics of Mind, University of Edinburgh (UK), 6 July 2009.

"Tye on the Phenomenal Concept Strategy", Workshop on Phenomenal Concepts and Transparency, University of Fribourg (Switzerland), 18-19 June  2009.

"Reductive Explanation and A Priori Entailment", 13th Meeting of the Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness, Berlin (Germany), 5-8 June 2009. (Poster Presentation)

"Comments to Kati Balog's 'In Defense of the Phenomenal Concept Strategy'", I Consciousness Online Conference, 20 February-4 March 2009.

"What does "Woman" Mean? A Philosophical Analysis of Gender"; Colloquium on Gender and Sexuality Across the Disciplines, Department of Anthropology, University of Manitoba, 28 November 2008.

"The Conceivability Argument against Behaviourism and the Phenomenal Concept Strategy",45th Meeting of the Western Canadian Philosophical Association, University of Alberta, 24-26 October, 2008.

"Comments to Darren Bradley's 'Contrastivism and Self-Knowledge'", 45th Meeting of the WCPA, University of Alberta, 24-26 October, 2008.