Join us for a two-day workshop exploring topics in offline and online harmful content. This workshop is organised by the Philosophy Department.
This event is kindly funded by the Faculty of Humanities Small Networking Grant & Centre for Digital Trust and Society.
10th OF JULY, DAY 1
12:15 - 12:30: Welcome
12:30 - 13:30: Emily McTernan (UCL) "The Ethics of Offensive Jokes"
13:35 - 14:35: Mihaela Popa-Wyatt, Justina Berškyt? & Maurits Bekkers (University of Manchester) "Incel Persona, In-Between Identities, and Ideology"
14:35 - 15:05: Break
15:05 - 16:05: Jeff Howard (UCL) "The Ethics of Automated Censorship"
16:10 - 16:55: Alexander Brown (University of East Anglia, online) "Hate Speech and the Responsibility Gap"
17:00 - 17:45: Jamie Mayerfeld (University of Washington, online) "Can Sincere Expression Be Morally Wrong? The Riddle of Hate Speech"
17:45 -18:00: Networking
11th OF JULY, DAY 2
09:30 - 10:30: Lucy McDonald (Cambridge University) "Context Collapse Online"
10:35 - 11:35: Chris Cousens (University of Stirling) "Forgotten, But Not Gone: The Duty to Resurrect Long-Dead Posts"
11:35 - 11:50: Break
11:50 - 12:50: Maxime Lepoutre (University of Reading) "Protective Falsehoods"
BOOK OF ABSTRACTS:
The University of Manchester, Humanities Bridgeford Street building, Hanson Room (ground floor), Oxford Road, M13 9PL
This event will take place in-person with two speakers giving talks online. In-person and online registration is free. To register please follow the link: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/harmful-content-offline-and-online-challenges-and-ways-out-tickets-648493691087?aff=ebdssbdestsearch&keep_tld=1
Mihaela Popa-Wyatt & Justina Berskyte