• 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. […]
  • Hegel and Wittgenstein – Negativity and Language- The aim of the workshop is to foster a modern philosophical dialogue capable of integrating the disconnected philosophical traditions which followed Hegel in the nineteenth century and Wittgenstein in the twentieth. The event, which is taking place at Charles University in Prague between 11 and 13 June 2019, will focus on the topic of negativity […]
  • Crisis and Critique: Philosophical Analysis and Current Events- Kirchberg/Wechsel, August 4 – 10, 2019. If you intend to present a paper, please obtain an electronic submissions link. The process is explained here:www.alws.at/iws_organization/submission-process/ and please mind our instructions for authors: www.alws.at/iws_organization/instructions-for-authors/ Before you send your paper to the organizers, please make sure that you are registered. For registration, please download the Registration Form:www.alws.at/iws_organization/registration/ and […]
  • Latest issue of Wittgenstein-Studien, including a Special Section on Wittgenstein and Applied Epistemology- www.degruyter.com/view/j/witt.2019.10.issue-1/issue-files/witt.2019.10.issue-1.xml?fbclid=IwAR1idN_7V1vIlSBCHW9ven1WD1yBpn6ZI3HLRjTaefIaqb3mmDIaGijtRHs
  • Fourth Wittgenstein Conference in China- The Fourth Wittgenstein Conference in China will be in Xi'an in October 19-20, 2019. Call for papers now! The Conference is international, sponsored by Chinese Wittgenstein Society and hosted by Northwest University in Xi'an. Please submit your paper to Professor Xueguang Zhang at zxg@nwu.edu.cn
  • Dr Mikel Burley on Reincarnation, Rebirth & Wittgenstein-
  • Two new reviews- Floyd, J., & Katz, J. E. (Eds.). (2015). Review of Philosophy of Emerging Media: Understanding, Appreciation, Application by Charles Brewer. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press. Beale, J., & Kidd, I. J. (Eds.). (2017). Review of Wittgenstein and Scientism by Ryan Manhire (1 edition). New York: Routledge. Book Review,s
  • The FCT-funded project “Epistemology of Religious Belief: Wittgenstein, Grammar and the Contemporary World” is offering a post-doc contract- The FCT-funded project “Epistemology of Religious Belief: Wittgenstein, Grammar and the Contemporary World” is offering a post-doc contract (not a grant) at the Nova University of Lisbon. The position is for 30 months, starting (inflexibly) on 1st March 2019. The salary is €29,796.76 per year (14 months). The application deadline is 2nd January 2019. Further […]
  • Nordic Wittgenstein Review Vol. 7 No 2 (2018)- NWR Volume 7 / Number 2 (December 2018) is now published online and available Open Access.   Table of contents: Nordic Wittgenstein Review Vol. 7 No 2 (2018) Table of contents: Note from the Editors Simo Säätelä, Gisela Bengtsson, Tove Österman: Note from the Editors Invited Paper Avner Baz: Stanley Cavell’s Argument of the Ordinary Articles […]
  • Philosophy of Film Without Theory Conference- Registration for the Philosophy of Film Without Theory Conference (& Conference Dinner) is now open.   This international, interdisciplinary conference is being held on Thursday 10th, and Friday 11th, January 2019, at the University of York in the UK. Keynote Speakers are: Lucy Bolton (Queen Mary, University of London) Mikel Burley (University of Leeds) Sophie Grace Chappell (Open University) […]
  • CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - 2ND CONFERENCE ON HINGE EPISTEMOLOGY - 2nd Conference on Hinge Epistemology Panthéon-Sorbonne University, Paris Monday 1- Tuesday 2 July 2019 The 2nd Hinge Epistemology Conference will be a 2-day conference, hosted by the Wittgenstein Seminar at Panthéon-Sorbonne University in Paris on 1-2 July 2019, in collaboration with the University of Hertfordshire (UK) and Irvine University, California. The conference will include Plenary speakers: ·       Jocelyn Benoist (Sorbonne) ·       Elise Marrou (Sorbonne) ·       Constantine Sandis (Hertfordshire) […]