New England Workshop on Philosophy of Time

December 9, 2017
Philosophy Department, Rhode Island College

Gaige Hall 200
600 Mount Pleasant Avenue
Providence 02908
United States

Main speakers:

Heather Demarest
University of Colorado, Boulder
University of York
Ned Markosian
University of Massachusetts, Amherst


Rhode Island College

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The first New England Workshop on Philosophy of Time, hosted at Rhode Island College.




10.00am: Heather Demarest (UC, Boulder)

'It Matters How You Slice It: Special Relativity and Causation'


1.00pm: David Ingram (University of York / University of Milan)

'The Essence of Time'


3.00pm: Ned Markosian (UMass Amherst)

'The Dynamic Theory of Time and Time Travel to the Past'



Commentators & Discussants:


Matt Duncan (Rhode Island College)

Nina Emery (Mount Holyoke College)

Carla Merino-Rajme (UNC Chapel Hill)

Bradford Skow (MIT)

Jack Spencer (MIT)



NB. Registration is free, but space is limited. So please register by emailing the organiser, Matt Duncan, as soon as possible. The workshop is in Gaige Hall 200. Parking is available in lot J.

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November 30, 2017, 7:00pm EST

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