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Welsh Philosophical Society 52nd Session

April 22, 2016 - April 24, 2016

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Friday, 22nd April

4 p.m. Tea

4.30 pm Postgraduate paper: Katja Behrens (Hertfordshire), "When did the online shopping occur?"

7.00 p.m. Dinner

8.00 p.m. Danièle Moyal-Sharrock (Hertfordshire) and Hugh Knott (Anglesey) will introduce a discussion of Norman Malcolm’s paper ‘Wittgenstein: The relation of language to instinctive behaviour and Rush Rhees’s response to it, ‘Language as emerging from instinctive behaviour’

Saturday, 23rd April

8 a.m. Breakfast

10 a.m. Annual Wittgenstein Lecture

Martin Gustafson (Abo Akademi), ‘Category Mistakes’

11 a.m. Coffee

11.30 a.m. Discussion of paper

12.30 p.m. Short business meeting

1 p.m. Lunch

4 p.m. Tea

4.30 p.m. Bill Child (Oxford), title tbc

7.00 p.m. Dinner

8.00 p.m. Christopher Norris (Cardiff), ‘The Philosophical Muse: recent poems and verse-essays’

Sunday, 24th April

8 a.m. Breakfast

9.30 a.m. Elizabeth Drummond Young (Edinburgh), 'Moral Depth and the work of Aurel Kolnai'

10.30 a.m. Tea & Discussion

12 a.m. Departure

Agenda for Short Business Meeting

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The conference is sponsored by generous contributions from the British Wittgenstein Society and University of Wales Trinity St David.


April 22, 2016
April 24, 2016
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