CFP: Workshop on Theories of Paradox in the Middle Ages

Submission deadline: February 1, 2020

Conference date(s):
October 21, 2020 - October 22, 2020

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Conference Venue:

Arché Research Centre, University of St Andrews
St Andrews, United Kingdom

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We invite contributions focusing on the solution to logical, epistemic and similar paradoxes elaborated by philosophers and logicians in the Middle Ages in the Latin West, or in the Islamic world or in the Byzantine tradition. Accepted presentations will be allotted one hour in the programme to include time for questions. We warmly encourage submissions and/or attendance by members of groups under-represented in academic philosophy.

To submit your contribution for consideration, please send an abstract (around 500 words) along with a short CV (max. 1 page) and your contact details (academic affiliation and e-mail)  to the organisers Professor Stephen Read and Dr Barbara Bartocci at The deadline for submission of abstracts is February 1, 2020. Notification concerning the acceptance of abstracts will be provided to corresponding authors by February 24, 2020.

Presenters should arrange their own conference travel and accommodation and register for the conference. (Details of registration will be posted in January.)

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