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May 2017

Wittgenstein and the First Person

May 27
Ertegun House, St Giles
Oxford, OX1 3LD United Kingdom
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On Saturday 27th May 2017, the Ertegun House at the University of Oxford will host a conference on the theme of 'Wittgenstein and the First Person'. Speakers: Professor Bill Child (University of Oxford) Professor Jane Heal (University of Cambridge) Dr Rachael Wiseman (University of Durham) Professor Jose Zalabardo (University College London) For more information, and a link to registration, see http://www.ertegun.ox.ac.uk/news-events/wittgenstein-and-first-person

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UEA Wittgenstein Workshop - Chon Tejedor (University of Hertfordshire) ‘The Early Wittgenstein on Science and Scientism

May 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7TJ United Kingdom + Google Map

The UEA Wittgenstein workshop is an international research seminar with a focus on Wittgenstein's philosophy broadly understood. This includes its background and influences, Wittgenstein's relation to his interlocutors, the reception of his philosophy and its relation to 20th century philosophers and philosophical movements, Wittgenstein's relation to and relevance for contemporary positions and debates in philosophy. Anyone interested is welcome to attend. The speaker will normally only give a short introduction on the assumption that participants have read the text for…

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June 2017

Journée « Philosophie et autobiographie »

June 3
Université de Chicago à Paris, Paris, France + Google Map

3 juin 2017 Journée « Philosophie et autobiographie » Université de Chicago à Paris Dans le cadre du Séminaire Wittgenstein: ordinaire et forme de vie Organisé par Christiane Chauviré, Pierre Fasula, Sandra Laugier  Lieu : Sorbonne, Université Paris 1, UFR de philosophie, 17, rue de la Sorbonne, Paris 5e, escalier C, 1er étage, droite, salle Lalande – sauf exception  Dans les Recherches philosophiques, Wittgenstein redéfinit ainsi la tâche de la philosophie : « Nous reconduisons les mots de leur usage métaphysique à leur usage quotidien »…

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Wittgenstein and Applied Epistemology

June 6 - June 7
New University of Lisbon, Portugal + Google Map

Wittgenstein and Applied Epistemology 6th Symposium of the International Ludwig Wittgenstein Society (ILWG) Nova Institute of Philosophy (IFILNOVA) Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, New University of Lisbon (FCSH/NOVA) Scientific Organization: Nuno Venturinha 6-7 June 2017 PROGRAM 6 June 2017, Aud. 1, TB 9:00-9:15 – Welcome and Introduction Francisco Caramelo, Dean of FCSH/NOVA António Marques, Director of IFILNOVA Stefan Majetschak, President of the International Ludwig Wittgenstein Society (ILWG), University of Kassel 9:15-10:00 – Wittgenstein and Science Andrew Lugg (University of…

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UEA Wittgenstein Workshop - Joachim Schulte (University of Zürich) ‘World-Picture and Hinges’

June 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7TJ United Kingdom + Google Map

The UEA Wittgenstein workshop is an international research seminar with a focus on Wittgenstein's philosophy broadly understood. This includes its background and influences, Wittgenstein's relation to his interlocutors, the reception of his philosophy and its relation to 20th century philosophers and philosophical movements, Wittgenstein's relation to and relevance for contemporary positions and debates in philosophy. Anyone interested is welcome to attend. The speaker will normally only give a short introduction on the assumption that participants have read the text for…

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Colloque autour de Martha Nussbaum « De la fragilité du bien à la justice poétique »

June 26 - June 27

26-27 juin 2017 (Lieu à préciser) Colloque autour de Martha Nussbaum: « De la fragilité du bien à la justice poétique » Dans le cadre du Séminaire Wittgenstein: ordinaire et forme de vie Organisé par Christiane Chauviré, Pierre Fasula, Sandra Laugier Dans les Recherches philosophiques, Wittgenstein redéfinit ainsi la tâche de la philosophie : « Nous reconduisons les mots de leur usage métaphysique à leur usage quotidien » (§116). Il s’agira d’interroger ce concept dans ce qu’il a de problématique : quel est cet ordinaire auquel nous…

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Wittgenstein and Hegel – Reevaluation of Difference

June 28 - June 30

“Hegel seems to me to be always wanting to say that things which look different are really the same. Whereas my interest is in showing that things which look the same are really different.” (Recollections of Wittgenstein) CONFIRMED SPEAKERS James Conant (Chicago) Rico Gutschmidt (Chicago) Bruno Haas (Dresden) Herbert Hrachovec (Vienna) Karl-Friedrich Kiesow (Hannover) David Kolb (Bates College) Ingolf Max (Leipzig) Aloisia Moser (Linz) Thomas Rentsch (Dresden) Pirmin Stekeler-Weithofer (Leipzig) Gottfried Gabriel (Constance) ORGANIZED BY Alexander Berg (TU Dresden &…

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Peter Winch Conference - Truth in Politics and Metaphysics

June 30 - July 2

TRUTH IN POLITICS AND METAPHYSICS: CELEBRATING THE WORK OF PETER WINCH

June 30 - July 2
Kings College, London, United Kingdom + Google Map
July 2017

Wittgenstein in different philosophical and cultural traditions

July 15
University of Amsterdam, Belle van Zuylenzaal
Universiteitsbibliotheek, , Singel 425 Netherlands
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A one-day workshop "Wittgenstein in different philosophical and cultural traditions" at the University of Amsterdam on 15 July 2017. Some of the topics that will be discussed at the workshop: Wittgenstein and Japanese Buddhism, Wittgenstein in China, Wittgenstein and Vienna Circle, Wittgenstein and Marxism, Wittgenstein and ordinary language tradition (J.L. Austin), Wittgenstein and transcendental philosophy, Wittgenstein and generative linguistic tradition. Speakers: - Charles Travis (Porto) - Hiroshi Ohtani (Musashino University) - Yi Jiang (Beijing Normal University) - Martin Stokhof and…

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