Join us this Thursday, October 22, for a workshop with Reshef Agam-Segal (Virginia Military Institute), who will present his paper “Clarifying Clarification: Wittgenstein on Moral Clarity.”

Please read the paper in advance; you can download it here.

We will meet at an unusual time, 5:15-7:15pm, at our usual location, Wieboldt 408.

Join us this Friday, October 16, for a workshop with Daniel Whiting (Southampton), who will present his paper “Wittgenstein and/or Contextualism.”

The paper will not be distributed in advance.

We will meet 1:30-4:20pm in Wieboldt 408.

Join us this Thursday, October 8, for a workshop with Amos Browne, who will present his paper “Wittgenstein on Reading.”

Please read the paper in advance; you can download it here. Amos will read most of Parts I and II, and, time permitting, some of Part III, but he would welcome feedback on all of it.

We will meet 4:45-6:45pm in Wieboldt 408.

Fall 2015 Schedule

The Fall 2015 Schedule is now online: http://cas.uchicago.edu/workshops/wittgenstein/schedule-2015-2016/.

Join us this Friday for a workshop with Russell Johnson, who will read his paper “A Grammar of Persuasion: Wittgenstein on Communicating Faith.”

We meet, as usual, in Wieboldt 408, at 1:30pm.

 

Please join us this Thursday for a workshop with our own Rory O’Connell, discussing his paper, ‘Thought’s Efficacy’. Rory’s paper is Now available.

Please note the irregular time: Thursday, 4:45-6:45. We meet at Wieboldt room 408.

 

Join us on Thursday, April 30, for a workshop with Prof. Matthias Schirn (Munich). Prof. Schirn’s paper, “The consistency of mathematical theories — Wittgenstein contra Hilbert” will be read at the workshop. We meet from 4:45 to 6:45pm at Rosenwald 015.

 

Jean-Philippe.001This week, the Wittgenstein Workshop & the Contemporary European Philosophy Workshop present two talks by Jean-Philippe Narboux (Bordeaux). On Wednesday, April 22, 4:30pm at Cobb 403, we will hear and discuss the paper “Intentionality and Negation in Sartre’s Being and Nothingness“.

On Friday, April 24, 1:30pm at Wieboldt 408, we will hear and discuss the paper “Simplicity and Rigidity. Reading PI #50 after Kripke”.

 

TwAdrian Haddock 2015.001o events this week:

On Thursday, April 16, in Wieboldt 408 from 4:45pm to 6:45pm, we will have a workshop with Adrian Haddock (Stirling). Adrian’s paper is titled “Knowledge Aided by Observation”, and it is available here.

 

 

 

On Friday, April 17, we will have a workshop with Katie Howe. We meet, as usual, in Wieboldt 408 at 1:30pm. Her paper title is “Persistence, Thought, and Animality”, and it is now available for download.

 

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This Thursday Dr. Chon Tejedor (Hertfordshire) will present and discuss her paper, “The Early Tejedor.001Wittgenstein on the Principles of the Natural Sciences”.

Please note the irregular time: The meeting will take place at Wieboldt 408, from 4:45 to 6:45pm.

Dr. Tejedor’s recent book, The Early Wittgenstein on Metaphysics, Natural Science, Language and Value, has recently been reviewed in NDPR

 

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