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Sixth MAP-Penn Conference: Philosophy of Disability and Illness

Friday, April 8, 2022 - 11:15am to Sunday, April 10, 2022 - 6:00pm

The 6th annual MAP-Penn conference: Philosophy of Disability and Illness will be held on April 8th - 10th, 2022.  This conference focuses on aspects of Philosophy of Disability and Philosophy of Illness. This includes, but is not limited to, disability- and/or illness-related conceptual and normative issues in philosophy of law, in medical ethics, in bioethics, in general ethics, in the history of philosophy, in social and political philosophy, in social epistemology, in one’s personal experiences as a philosopher, and in teaching practices.
Schedule of Events:
April 8th, 2022
1:30 AM / Havi Carel, Title TBA
(Lunch Break / Social Hour 1-3 PM)
3 PM / Alycia LaGuardia-LoBianco: “Narrative Identity, Authenticity, and Psychopathology"
4 PM / Ernesto V. Garcia: "Acquired Disability as a Transformative Experience”
April 9th, 2022
12 PM / Desiree Valentine: “Racialized Disablement and the ‘Disability-Disablement Dialectic’"
1 PM / C Dalrymple-Fraser: “Disabling suicides and COVID-19”
(Lunch Break / Social Hour 2-4 PM)
4 PM / Joseph Stramondo, Title TBA
April 10th, 2022
12 PM / Adi Goldiner: “Moral Accommodations: Tolerating impairment-related misconduct“
1 PM / Ally Peabody Smith: “Philosophy’s exclusions: Profound intellectual disability and basic equality of human moral standing”
(Lunch Break / Social Hour 2-4 PM)
4 PM / Jasmine E. Harris, Title TBA 
For more information and to register please visit the MAP Conference Website HERE