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Wittgenstein and Applied Epistemology

June 6, 2017 - June 7, 2017

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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
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 Ottawa)
10:00-10:45 – Knowing our own Body? Wittgenstein and the Epistemology of Bodily Awareness
Marco Brusotti (Technical University of Berlin / University of Salento)

10:45-11:15 – Coffee Break

11:15-11:45 – Later Wittgenstein and the Genealogy of Mathematical Necessity
Sorin Bangu (University of Bergen)
11:45-12:15 – Jokes and Proofs
Kim-Erik Berts (Åbo Akademi University)
12:15-12:45 – Wittgenstein, the “Strong Program”, and Applied Epistemology
William Max Knorpp (James Madison University)
12:45-13:15 – The Case for a Feminist Hinge Epistemology
Natalie Alana Ashton (University of Vienna)

13:15-14:30 – Lunch Break

14:30-15:00 – Art Never Ended: Using Wittgenstein against the Epistemological Consequences of Danto’s Claim
Carla Carmona (University of Extremadura)
15:00-15:30 – Beyond Quietism. Skeptical Practice and a Performative Account of Understanding
Rico Gutschmidt (Technical University of Dresden / University of Chicago)
15:30-16:00 – Wittgenstein on Aesthetic and Psychoanalytical Explanations
Linus Lutz (Technical University of Berlin)
16:00-16:30 – Music Performance Games - A Wittgensteinian Approach to Knowledge in Music Performance applied in three Case Studies
Tom Eide Osa (University of Bergen)

16:30-17:00 – Coffee Break

17:00-17:45 – Philosophy as Applied Ethics
João Vergílio Cuter (University of São Paulo)
17:45-18:30 – Religious Belief and Experience
Vicente Sanfélix (University of Valencia) & Chon Tejedor (University of Hertfordshire)

18:30-19:00 – Book Launch
Wittgenstein and Pragmatism: On Certainty in the Light of Peirce and James (Palgrave Macmillan, December 2016), by Anna Boncompagni

20:00 – Dinner
7 June 2017, Aud. 1, TB

09:15-10:00 – United in a Community of Life: Wittgenstein and Moral Epistemology
Constantine Sandis (University of Hertfordshire)
10:00-10:45 – What is wrong about the Psychologist’s Concern with the Mind?
Michel Le Du (University of Strasbourg)

10:45-11:15 – Coffee Break

11:15-11:45 – When World Pictures collide. Hinges, Prejudice and Epistemic Injustice
Anna Boncompagni (University of Florence)
11:45-12:15 – The Other between Me and the World: Wittgenstein and Linguistic Training
Moira De Iaco (University of Salento)
12:15-12:45 – James and the Early Wittgenstein: Logic, Epistemology and the Self
Balbina Ferrando Bagán (University of Valencia)
12:45-13:15 – Mind the Gap: Framing the Problem of the Unbridgeable Ontological Gap between the World and our Private Experiences in Wittgensteinian Terms
Nara Miranda de Figueiredo (University of São Paulo)

13:15-14:30 – Lunch Break

14:30-15:00 – “Moral Certainty”: What does Wittgenstein’s Later Philosophy say about Moral Knowledge?
Svetlana Bardina (Moscow School of Social and Economic Sciences)
15:00-15:30 – How is Moral Knowledge possible?
Florian Franken Figueiredo (State University of Campinas)
15:30-16:00 – The Epistemology Behind the Evidence: A Contextualist Approach to the Standard of Proof in Criminal Adjudication
Kyriakos N. Kotsoglou (Liverpool Hope University)

16:00-16:30 – Coffee Break

16:30-17:15 – The ever-present Temptation of answering the Skeptic
Sofia Miguens (University of Porto)
17:15-18:00 – Beliefs-in-a-Vat
Genia Schönbaumsfeld (University of Southampton)

18:00 – Closing Remarks
Nuno Venturinha, Scientific Organizer (IFILNOVA)
Attendance is free, but space is limited and pre-registration is required. To pre-register, please send an email to the event organizer at . For more information, please visit www.ilwg.eu and www.ifilnova.pt/events/program-wittgenstein.
This event is organized with the financial support of FCSH/NOVA, IFILNOVA and the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).


June 6, 2017
June 7, 2017
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