Final call for abstracts

2nd Conference on Hinge Epistemology
Panthéon-Sorbonne University, Paris
Monday 1- Tuesday 2 July 2019

Submissions of abstracts are invited for a 2-day conference on Hinge Epistemology, hosted by the Wittgenstein Seminar at Panthéon-Sorbonne University, in collaboration with Irvine University, California and the University of Hertfordshire (UK).

Plenary speakers:
· Jocelyn Benoist (Sorbonne)
· Elise Marrou (Sorbonne)
· Constantine Sandis (Hertfordshire)
· Paul Standish (UCL)
· Angélique Thebert (Nantes)

Symposium on Hinge Epistemology
· Annalisa Coliva (Irvine)
· Daniele Moyal-Sharrock (Hertfordshire)
· Duncan Pritchard (Irvine)

The conference will include a number of sessions for submitted papers. Selection will be based on review of long abstracts (max. 1000 words). Please submit your abstract as an email attachment to Prof. Sandra Laugier (), copied to Prof. Danièle Moyal-Sharrock () by 7th April 2019. Presentation time for accepted papers will be 30 minutes plus Q&A.

Papers will address (positively or critically) the application of Wittgenstein's notion of 'hinges' or 'hinge certainty' to epistemological problems in any discipline. The conference will be held in English, and peer-reviewed proceedings will be published in an edited volume of the series Anthem Studies in Wittgenstein.

Sandra Laugier
Professeure de philosophie à l'université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne
Membre de l'institut universitaire de France
UFR de philosophie, 17 rue de la Sorbonne, 75005 Paris
Institut des sciences juridique et philosophique de la Sorbonne (UMR8103 CNRS-Panthéon Sorbonne),
9, rue Malher, 75004 Paris

Daniele Moyal-Sharrock
Professor of Philosophy
President of the British Wittgenstein Society
Department of Philosophy | School of Humanities
University of Hertfordshire| De Havilland Campus | Hatfield, Herts AL10 9AB
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