Workshop on Fiction. Barcelona, 20-21 May 2013

Workshop on Fiction

Barcelona, 20-21 May 2013

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

Speakers

Gemma Celestino (Barcelona)

Amanda García (Geneva)

Manuel García-Carpintero (Barcelona)

Graham Priest (Cuny)

Kathleen Stock (Sussex) 

Kendall L. Walton (Michigan)

Programme:

Monday 20th May

11.00 - 12.30 Amanda Garcia (Geneva): Fiction, Nonfiction, and Constraints on Creation 

14.30 - 16.00 Kathleen Stock (Sussex): The nature of fiction - Why be generic when you can be imaginative?

16.30 - 18.00 Kendall Walton (Michigan): Fiction and Communication

Tuesday 21st May

11.00 - 12.30 Gemma Celestino (Barcelona): Elided Fictional Descriptions

14.30 - 16.00 Graham Priest (CUNY): Much Ado About Nothing

16.30 - 18.00 Manolo Garcia-Carpintero (Barcelona): Reference in Fiction?

Paper abstracts available here

Download the programme here

Organised by Manuel García-Carpintero (Barcelona), Tatjana von Solodkoff (Berlin), Richard Woodward (Barcelona) and Chiara Panizza (Barcelona)

There are no registration fees but if you are attending, please send a message
to persp.management@gmail.com before May 15th. 

Type of event: 
Workshop
Date: 
Mon, 2013-05-20 - Tue, 2013-05-21
Place: 
Residència d'Investigadors, c/Hospital 64, 08001 Barcelona.