PMW4 - Fourth PERSP Metaphysics Workshop. Barcelona, 16-17 May 2013.

PMW4 - Fourth PERSP Metaphysics Workshop.

Barcelona, 16-17 May 2013.

Organized by Dan López de Sa (UB) & Bryan Pickel (UB), sponsored by PERSP B1.

Download the poster here

Invited speakers:

Rachael Briggs (ANU)

Cian Dorr (Oxford)

Janice Dowell (Nebraska)

Jessica Leech (Sheffield)

Mari Mikkola (Humboldt)

Alan Sidelle (Wisconsin)

NEW PROGRAMME

Thursday 16

11:00-13:00 Janice Dowell (Nebraska): “Flexible Contextualism about Priority Modals”, comments by Teresa Marques (Lisboa)

13:00-15:00 Lunch

15:00-17:00 Rachael Briggs (ANU): “Fictionalism About Chance”, comments by Moritz Schulz

20:30 Dinner

Friday 17

11:00-13:00 Cian Dorr (Oxford): “The A-theory, the B-theory, Propositional Temporalism and Propositional Eternalism”, comments by Stephan Torre (Aberdeen)

13:00-15:00 Lunch

15:00-17:00 Mari Mikkola (Humboldt): “Doing Ontology and Doing Justice: Meta-metaphysical Lessons from Feminist Philosophy”, comments by Esa Diaz-Leon (Manitoba)

17:00-17:30 Coffee Break

17:30-19:30 Alan Sidelle (Wisconsin): “How Much do Coincident Entities Differ, and Why?”, comments by Marta Campdelacreu (UB)

20:30 Dinner

Venue: Residència d'Investigadors, c/Hospital 64, 08001 Barcelona.

The papers, password-protected, can be accessed by clicking on the titles. In order to receive the password you must register for the workshop. There are no registration fees, but if you're interested in attending please send a message to persp.management@gmail.com by May 8, 2013. 

Type of event: 
Workshop
Date: 
Thu, 2013-05-16 - Fri, 2013-05-17
Place: 
Residència d'Investigadors, c/Hospital 64, 08001 Barcelona