CFP: Services to Logic: 50 Years of the Logicians' Liberation League

Submission deadline: July 1, 2019

Conference date(s):
October 24, 2019 - October 29, 2019

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Conference Venue:

Instituto de Investigaciones Filosóficas, National Autonomous University of Mexico
Mexico City, Mexico

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2019 marks the 50th anniversary of Bob Meyer’s reading of the Manifesto that would give rise to the Logicians' Liberation League. A four-day meeting (happening within October 24-29) in Mexico City will be organized to honor the venerable history of this anarchic aggrupation.


Jon Michael Dunn --- Boss of Bloomington

Graham Priest --- Prince of Darkness

Jc Beall --- Beallzebub, Prince of Glutany (Archbishop of Connecticut)

Edwin Mares --- Identity of Relevance

Zach Weber --- Cardinal of Comprehension

Hitoshi Omori --- Keeper of Classical Residue

Heinrich Wansing --- Cardinal of Connexivity

Gillian Russell --- Master of Deviant Meaning

Thomas Ferguson --- Bastard of Boethius

Eduardo Barrio --- Baron of Buenos Aires

Nicole Wyatt --- Priestess of Pluralisms

Andrew Tedder --- Creator of Cartesian Consequence

More generally, this event is also meant to be a meeting that brings together logicians from all trades and backgrounds. There will be available slots for up to eight contributed papers for one-hour presentations (discussion included). Any papers related to

  • non-standard logics, especially relevant/relevance logics, paraconsistent logics and contra-classical logics
  • paradoxes of truth, sets or properties
  • dialetheism, noneism, trivialism
  • the meanings of 'implies', 'fuse', 'not', 'in Australia' and other logical connectives
  • the works of Bob Meyer, Richard Routley, Valerie Plumwood or any other member of the LLL
  • the history and philosophy of logic
  • and even classical logic

are welcome.

Women and members of minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply. Submissions of abstracts (up to 1000 words) should be sent as a pdf file ready for blind review at [email protected]. Authors should submit their contact details, including paper title, affiliation and email address as a separate pdf.

Deadline for submissions: July 1st, 2019.

Notification of decisions: August 30th, 2019.

The workshop has no associated registration fee, but accepted contributors will be required to fund their own travel and accommodation.


The conference is organized by Luis Estrada-González (The Trivial One) and Elisángela Ramírez-Cámara. For any inquiries, please feel free to contact us at [email protected]


Atocha Aliseda Llera, IIF-UNAM, Mexico

Axel Barceló, IIF-UNAM, Mexico

Bogdan Dicher, University of Lisbon, Portugal

Paul Egré, Institute Jean Nicod, France

Luis Estrada-González (The Trivial One), IIF-UNAM, Mexico

Francesco Paoli (Pope Francesco, Theology of Substructural Liberation), University of Cagliari, Italy

Daniel Skurt, Ruhr-Universtität Bochum, Germany

Long live Logic!

The event is supported by the PAPIIT Project IN 403719 "Intensionality all the way down: a new plan for logical relevance", UNAM's Institute for Philosophical Research, as well as by the Graduate Programs in Philosophy of Science and Philosophy through the PAEP funds.

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