CFP: New Work on Paradoxes

Submission deadline: March 31, 2023

Conference date(s):
April 28, 2023

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This event is online

Conference Venue:

Department of Theoretical Philosophy & CELFIS, University of Bucharest
Bucharest, Romania

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The "New work on paradoxes" online conference is organized in partnership between the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Bucharest (through its Department for Theoretical Philosophy) and the Center for Logic, Philosophy and History of Science (CELFIS).

The event is scheduled to take place April 28th, 2023, between 12-8pm, local time for Bucharest, Romania. Regular presentations will be 30 minutes long, followed by 10 minutes long Q&A and 10 minutes breaks.

Keynote speakers:

Mark Sainsbury (University of Texas at Austin)

James Cargile (University of Virginia)

Mircea Dumitru (University of Bucharest)

Call for abstracts

We encourage researchers at all levels to contribute abstracts related to ongoing and recent approaches to paradoxes. Abstracts should be written in English and should not exceed 300 words (excluding references). Please add 1-3 main recent references, and 1-5 keywords. 

Abstracts will receive full consideration if sent before April 7th, 2023 at the following address: [email protected] Word or PDF attachments preferred, with the message titled "Paradoxes, abstract submission".

All submissions will go through a process of blind peer review from a selected local scientific committee. (Please write your identifying details in the body of the email, and leave the attached abstract anonymized.) We intend notifications of acceptance to be sent out April 10th-14th, 2023. The conference programme will be announced as soon as review is completed.

Registering and other details

For any questions, please don't hesitate to email [email protected] You may register at the same address (or by RSVP here on PhilEvents) on or before April 26th in order to receive the Zoom connection details.

The conference is organized with the support of students in the “Mind the Brain” master’s programme in cognitive science within the Department for Theoretical Philosophy at the University of Bucharest. More details about the programme are available here:

The event is also organized with the support of students undertaking their curricular practical training with CELFIS. More about the center’s activity is available here: Recordings of past events are also available on the Department for Theoretical Philosophy at UB’s YouTube channel:

In the aftermath of the conference, we would enjoy jointly exploring the possibility of publishing its proceedings. More details will be forthcoming at the time.

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