CARLOS GRAY SANTANA portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Philosophy
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Presentations

  • Agent-Based Models in Philosophy: Prospects and Limitations; Working with very little: what do we get out of neutral models? Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/21/2019.
  • Killing cats to save finches: perspectives on invasive species and conservation ethics: A consideration of the place of “native species” and “invasive species” in urban ecology . Conference Paper, Presented, 03/16/2019.
  • Philosophy of Science Association: Mineral Misbehavior. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 11/03/2018.
  • Simpson Center for the Humanities Seminar: A conversation about biodiversity in the Anthropocene. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/01/2018.
  • Utah Environmental Humanities Seminar: Waiting for the Anthropocene. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/25/2018.
  • California Philosophy Workshop: Commentary on O’Connor's "Testing the Red King Hypothesis". Other, Presented, 10/20/2018.
  • Rocky Mountain Ethics: Be ye therefore like the hypocrites. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 08/09/2018.
  • Society for Philosophy and Psychology: "Informal replication" is precisely the oxymoron it seems to be. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 07/13/2018.
  • Computational Modeling in Philosophy: Some Good Reasons to Attend Your Own Funeral—Against Scientific Stubbornness. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 06/22/2018.
  • Workshop: Linguistic Intuitions, Evidence, and Expertise: A non-evidential case for the use of intuitions in linguistics. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/25/2017.
  • International Society for History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Biology: In what sense does language evolve? Conference Paper, Presented, 07/18/2017.
  • Diverse Voices in Philosophy, Stanford: Waiting for the Anthropocene. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/12/2017.
  • Philosophy of Science Association: Can intuitions be empirical evidence? The reliability of semantic intuitions . Poster, Presented, 11/03/2016.
  • Evolang: Skepticism towards skepticism towards computer simulation in evolutionary linguistics. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/21/2016.
  • New York Philosophy of Language Workshop: Metalinguistic judgments as scientific evidence. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/15/2015.
  • Metaphor in Use: Linguistic patterns and linguistic rules. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/09/2015.
  • Philosophy of Biology at Dolphin Beach: Where’s the biology in cognitive science? Conference Paper, Presented, 08/15/2015.
  • International Society for History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Biology: The most dismal part of the dismal science: the role of environmental economics in conservation planning. Conference Paper, Presented, 07/09/2015.
  • UPenn Workshop in History, Sociology, and Philosophy of Science: How (not to)/(to not) study cognitive variation. Conference Paper, Presented, 05/05/2015.
  • Agent-Based Modeling in Philosophy: Modeling the evolution of language with and without much empirical data. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 12/12/2014.
  • Women in the History of Philosophy: Philosophical readings of Cavendish’s literary works. Conference Paper, Presented, 09/13/2014.
  • Penn-Rutgers-Princeton Social Epistemology Workshop: Why not all evidence is scientific evidence. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 04/12/2014.
  • GPPC Workshop on Interdisciplinary Philosophy: Commentary on Machery: The Evolution of Morality. Other, Presented, 10/25/2013.
  • International Society for History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Biology: Save the planet, eliminate biodiversity. Conference Paper, Presented, 07/11/2013.
  • UPenn Workshop in History, Sociology, and Philosophy of Science: Why formal semantics can’t be agnostic about the ontology of language. Conference Paper, Presented, 04/26/2013.
  • NSF IGERT 2013 Poster and Video Competition: Ambiguous Signaling in Evolutionary Game Theory. Poster, Presented, 03/15/2013.
  • UPenn Workshop in History, Sociology, and Philosophy of Science. Conference Paper, Presented, 04/20/2012.

Publications