Suvekool "Ethics, Empathy, and Errors"
Summer school Ethics, Empathy, and Errors
18-21 June 2019
Application deadline: May 5th
Invited lecturers: Heidi Maibom (University of Cincinnati), Bart Streumer (University of Groningen)
Heidi Maibom is a leading specialist in the philosophy of empathy. Bart Streumer is a leading specialist in metaethics, who has worked in particular on the error theory. The summer school will feature a series of lectures by each of them, as well as graduate paper panels, where PhD students will be given the opportunity to present their work in progress in front of their peers and the lecturers (20 minutes). The topics of graduate papers will concern themes, problems, arguments as closely related as possible to the work of Heidi Maibom and Bart Streumer.
There is no participation fee. Accommodation and food will be covered, as well as transportation from Tartu to the summer school location. You will need to cover expenses for travelling to and from Tartu. The exact location and program will be specified in the beginning of May. Participating students can obtain 3 ECTS.
In order to apply, please fill in the registration form and paste there a 300-word abstract of your presentation. The deadline is 5th of May, and shortly afterwards you will be informed about acceptance to the summer school.
For additional questions and information, please write to Francesco Orsi: orsi [ät] ut.ee
This event is supported by the University of Tartu ASTRA Project PER ASPERA (European Regional Development Fund)