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UEA Wittgenstein workshop: Engaging Kripke with Wittgenstein
July 6, 2019 - July 7, 2019
University of East Anglia, Arts Building, room 01.06
A special two-day workshop session on Kripke and Wittgenstein, with a focus on Naming and Necessity.
Saturday 6 July
14-15.30 Martin Gustafsson (Åbo Akademi University): ‘The illusion of intransitive measurement: Diamond, Kripke and Wittgenstein on the standard meter’
15.30-16.00 Arif Ahmed (University of Cambridge): Response to Gustafsson
16.30-18.00 Oskari Kuusela (UEA): ‘Overlooked distinctions: The mirage of contingent a priori’
Sunday 7 July
10-11.30 Jakub Macha (University of Brno): ‘The standard meter has always the same length: Contra Diamond contra Malcolm contra Kripke (contra Wittgenstein)’
12-13.30 Rupert Read (UEA): ‘The politics of Kripke’s version of PI §201’
Attendance is free, and there’s no registration. However, papers are pre-circulated. If you’d like to attend and get a copy of the papers, please contact .