Second Lewis Workshop

We’ll be hosting the second workshop in a series relating to the philosophy of David Lewis. Where first concerned issues in Lewisian metaphysics, the remit of this second workshop is widened to also encompass issues relating to Lewis’s philosophies of language and mind.

The workshop will take place on Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd September, and the speakers will be:

Tuesday 22nd September

Robbie Williams (Leeds). Stage vs. State Based Interpretationism.
Julia Zakkou (Hamburg). “I am not here now” as a Logical Falsehood.
Karen Lewis (Columbia). Counterfactual Discourse in Context.

Wednesday 23rd September

Nathan Wildman (Hamburg). Elusive Essence.
Romy Jaster (HU-Berlin). A Paradox of Time Travel Revisited.
Daniel Nolan (ANU). Can Possible Worlds Help Explain Linguistic Meaning?

The workshop will take place in Rm.1072 of the Philosophy Department, Von-Melle-Park 6.

Attendance is free, but please let us know if you are interested in attending by emailing Richard and Julia.

***The workshop will take place in Room 1072 of the Philosophy Department, Von-Melle-Park 6***

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