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November 2019

V Dissoi Logoi Colloquium

November 11 - November 14
Campus Guarulhos, Federal University of São Paulo
Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Wittgenstein Forum

November 12 @ 4:10 pm - 6:00 pm
University of Reading, HumSS 127
Reading, RG6 6UR United Kingdom
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Department of Philosophy Wittgenstein Forum Seminars take place on Tuesdays (weeks 5, 7, 9, 11) at 4.10-6 p.m., in EM 126 All staff and students are welcome to attend. Autumn Term 2019   Week 7: 12th November: Rhianwen Daniel (Cardiff) Liberal Nationalism and the Constitutive Function of Language: Incompatible Bedfellows?

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Wittgenstein’s On Certainty and the Learning Process - Desiree Weber

November 20 @ 5:15 pm - 7:30 pm
UCL Institutute of Education, 20 Bedford Way
London, WC1H 0AL
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Wednesday, November 20 at University College London's Philosophy of Education Seminar Ludwig Wittgenstein’s On Certainty raises a number of puzzles about how to understand certainty, doubt, and the practices that shore up meaning. It is also a work suffused with references to learning, teaching, and students. A careful textual analysis reveals that learning itself plays a role in Wittgenstein’s attempt to parse out these difficult philosophical issues. Learning is the process through which we negotiate not just meaning (learning meaning,…

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Conference Wittgenstein: Naturalism and Necessity

November 21 - November 22
University of Bergen Bergen, Norway + Google Map

Wittgenstein: Naturalism and Necessity Dept. of philosophy, Univ. of Bergen Wittgenstein Archives Bergen WAB Seminar room 1, Sydnesplass 12-13 Bergen, Norway 21-22 Nov. 2019 Wittgenstein’s thoughts about mathematics continue to puzzle. Although important interpretative works have been published, his views are still often regarded as marginal, implausible, if not outright mistaken. This conference aims to contribute to a better understanding of his writings. The talks in this conference tackle these issues from a specific angle, focusing on questions about Wittgenstein’s…

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Wittgenstein Forum

November 26 @ 4:10 pm - 6:00 pm
University of Reading, HumSS 127
Reading, RG6 6UR United Kingdom
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Department of Philosophy Wittgenstein Forum Seminars take place on Tuesdays (weeks 5, 7, 9, 11) at 4.10-6 p.m., in EM 126 All staff and students are welcome to attend. Autumn Term 2019 Week 9: 26th November: Severin Schroeder Wittgenstein & Ethics

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Twenty-Second British Wittgenstein Society Lecture

November 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloomsbury, 50 Bedford Square
London, WC1B 3DP United Kingdom
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Wittgenstein Seminar 2019-2020 RETURN TO ORDINARY LANGUAGE PHILOSOPHY: Workshop "Wittgenstein and the imagination" Organized by David Zapero and Christian Martin

November 30 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Lalande Room, Sorbonne, University Paris 1, UFR de philosophie, 17, rue de la Sorbonne
Parais, France
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Information and registration: PIERRE FASULA CHERCHEUR ASSOCIÉ | INSTITUT DES SCIENCES JURIDIQUE ET PHILOSOPHIQUE DE LA SORBONNE UNIVERSITÉ PARIS 1 PANTHÉON SORBONNE

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December 2019

Andrew Lugg (University of Ottawa) ‘Wittgenstein after Wittgenstein: Remarks on Colour, Part II’, ARTS 01.18

December 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
University of East Anglia Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7TJ United Kingdom + Google Map

 

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Wittgenstein Seminar 2019-2020 RETURN TO ORDINARY LANGUAGE PHILOSOPHY: Layla Raïd (UPJV) and Mona Gérardin (Univ. Paris Nanterre) "Philosophy of ordinary language: feminist issues"

December 7 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Lalande Room, Sorbonne, University Paris 1, UFR de philosophie, 17, rue de la Sorbonne
Parais, France
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Information and registration: PIERRE FASULA CHERCHEUR ASSOCIÉ | INSTITUT DES SCIENCES JURIDIQUE ET PHILOSOPHIQUE DE LA SORBONNE UNIVERSITÉ PARIS 1 PANTHÉON SORBONNE

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Wittgenstein and Quine: Not such an odd couple - Andrew Lugg

December 9 @ 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm
New College of Humanities, 19 Bedford Square
London, WC1B 3HH United Kingdom
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Wittgenstein and Quine: Not such an odd couple   Andrew Lugg   Abstract   Wittgenstein and Quine are generally, if not universally, regarded as poles apart and their philosophical approaches deemed mutually exclusive.  In opposition to this wisdom I argue that philosophers do not have to choose Wittgenstein over Quine or Quine over Wittgenstein or reject both.  While acknowledging that Wittgenstein and Quine are temperamentally very different sorts of thinker, I provide reasons for taking their philosophies to be complementary,…

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