• 10TH ANNIVERSARY BWS ANNUAL CONFERENCE: WITTGENSTEIN IN THE 21ST CENTURY- The British Wittgenstein Society was founded in 2007 in an effort to rekindle what seemed a waning interest in the work of Ludwig Wittgenstein. To mark the success of this endeavour, and the Society's 10th anniversary, the 2017 BWS annual conference will be devoted to celebrating Wittgenstein's contribution to thought across philosophy and other disciplines. […]
  • Workshop on Animal Minds & Morals- Workshop on Animal Minds & Morals University of Hertfordshire De Havilland Campus W040 (Law Court Building)   13.00-13.55 Luke Cash (University of Cambridge) ‘Primitive Forms of Thought and Agency'  13.55-14.50 Niklas Forsberg (University of Pardubice) ‘Deciding What to Look For: Conceptions of Language and Consciousness in Animal Ethics’  14.50-15.20 Coffee Break  15.20- 16.15Shasha Lawson-Frost (University of Oxford)  'Recognition and Attention in […]
  • 55th Session of the Welsh Philosophical Society Annual Meeting- Friday 26-Sunday 28 2019 Gregynog Hall (www.gregynog.org/) Programme Friday 26 April 4 p.m.              Tea 4.30 pm           Kate Kirkpatrick (King’s College London), 'The Ethics of Looking: Sartre and Beauvoir on Knowing Others' 7.00 p.m.         Dinner              8.00 p.m.         Discussion of paper read in advance. (Yet to be agreed.) Saturday 27 April 8 a.m.              Breakfast […]
  • WITTGENSTEIN. MÚSICA Y ARQUITECTURA Editora: Carla Carmona- www.apeironestudiosdefilosofia.com/numero-10?fbclid=IwAR2HyqLlIxN7v3yw4-2cEjvk-9PD1GBOmE9c9YmoIDgEFmchbitvtpEjcX4
  • 2nd Conference on Hinge Epistemology- 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 […]
  • Ethics and Experience: Widening Perspectives.- On April 8-9 the philosophers at Åbo Akademi University arranges a two day symposium, Ethics and Experience: Widening Perspectives. More information at:blogs.abo.fi/filosofi/2019/03/13/symposium-ethics-and-experience-8-9-april/ PROGRAM 8.4. ETHICS WITH AND AFTER WITTGENSTEIN  15.15-16.25 Sophie Grace Chappell (Open University): No More Heroes Any More? 16.55-18.05  Anne-Marie Søndergaard Christensen (University of Southern Denmark): 'A Two-way Movement in Philosophy'. A Wittgensteinian take on a Murdochioan […]
  • Monographic issue dedicated to the memory of E. Anscombe Title of the issue: “Reason, reasoning and action”- Enrahonar. An international journal of theoretical and practical reason Monographic issue dedicated to the memory of E. Anscombe Title of the issue: “Reason, reasoning and action” The main goal of this special issue is to provide an updated portrait of Elizabeth Anscombe’s philosophy marking her centenary (1919). Our intention is to explore the metaphysical and […]
  • Seventh meeting of the Stirling Early Analytic Group Themes from Wittgenstein’s Tractatus- Seventh meeting of the Stirling Early Analytic Group Themes from Wittgenstein’s Tractatus Tuesday April 23rd 2019, C1 Pathfoot Building, University of Stirling Hanne Appelqvist (Helsinki) The Transcendentality of Ethics in the Tractatus Roger White (Leeds) Modality and the Tractatus Indrek Lobus (Stirling) The Negation Argument (Tractatus 4.0621) Colin Johnston (Stirling) Solipsism and the Graspability of […]
  • Call for registration Husserl-Wittgenstein workshop, Husserl Archives Leuven- Call for registration Husserl-Wittgenstein workshop, Husserl Archives Leuven 27th of March 2019 hiw.kuleuven.be/hua/events/agenda/husserl-wittgenstein-workshop Workshop description: The Linguistic Turn marks the beginning of the divide between continental and analytic traditions in philosophy. The origins of this Turn are located in different works by interpreters, but the influence of Wittgenstein’s Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus on this movement is uncontested. […]
  • Francis Bacon Lecture - Animal Minds and Animal Ethics- Do at least some animals have minds comparable to those of humans? This question has exercised philosophy and science since their inception. It is also prominent in the wider public sphere, on account of its moral, legal, and political implications. The connection between the question of animal minds and ethics is two-fold. Animal Morals: do […]
  • CFP: Wittgenstein and Aesthetics – A Special Issue of Estetika: The Central European Journal of Aesthetics- Estetika: The Central European Journal of Aesthetics (aesthetics.ff.cuni.cz) invites submissions for a special issue on the topic of Wittgenstein and Aesthetics. The submissions should not exceed 9000 words and must be written in English and prepared for blind peer review (see the journal’s website for more specific guidelines). Confirmed contributors to the special issue are […]