I Workshop on Vagueness and Metaphysics

25-26 June 2009

Organized by Dan López de Sa, with the auspices of LOGOS.
Sponsored by MICINN and UB.
Residència d’Investigadors CSIC (c/Hospital, 64 - 08001 Barcelona)


Provisional Program

Thursday 25 June

10.00-11.30 Iris Einheuser (Duke): ‘Vague Objects: A Conceptualist Account’

11.30-12.00 Break

12.00-13.30 Dan Korman (Illinois): ‘Restricted Composition without Sharp Cut-Offs’

13.30-15.00 Light Lunch

15.00-16.30 Elizabeth Barnes (Leeds): 'Indeterminacy and Fundamentality'

16.30-17.00 Break

17.00-18.30 Benjamin Schnieder (Phlox): 'Reasoning with 'Because''


Friday 26 June

10.00-11.30 David Barnett (Colorado): ‘Vague Entailment’

11.30-12.00 Break

12.00-13.30 Delia Graff Fara (Princeton): 'Would Interests have Agents?'

13.30-15.00 Light Lunch

15.00-16.30 Ofra Magidor (Oxford): 'Strict Finitism and the Sorites Paradox'

16.30-17.00 Break

17.00-18.30 Ross Cameron (Leeds): ‘Truth-Making and Determinacy-Making’


No registration fee, but if interested in attending, please contact dlopezdesa AT ub.edu.


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