Fourth PERSP Metaphysics Workshop

May 16, 2013 - May 17, 2013
PERSP/University of Barcelona

C/Hospital, 64

All speakers:

Rachael Briggs
Australian National University
Cian Dorr
Oxford University
Janice Dowell
Syracuse University
Jessica Leech
Cambridge University
Mari Mikkola
Humboldt University of Berlin
Alan Sidelle
University of Wisconsin, Madison


Bryan Pickel
PERSP/University of Barcelona

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Janice Dowell (Nebraska): “Flexible Contextualism about Priority Modals”, comments by Teresa Marques (LanCog, Universidade de Lisboa)

13:00-15:00 Lunch  

15:00-17:00 Jessica Leech (Sheffield): “Essence and Mere Necessity”, comments by Richard Woodward (UB)

17:00-17:30 Coffee Break 

17:30-19:30 Rachael Briggs (ANU): “Fictionalism About Chance”, comments by Moritz Schulz (UB)

20:30 Dinner 


11:00-13:00 Cian Dorr (Oxford): “The A-theory, the B-theory, Propositional Temporalism and Propositional Eternalism”, comments by Stephan Torre (Aberdeen)11:00-13:00 

13:00-15:00 Lunch 

15:00-17:00 Mari Mikkola (Humboldt): “Doing Ontology and Doing Justice: Meta-metaphysical Lessons from Feminist Philosophy”, comments by Esa Diaz-Leon (Manitoba)

17:00-17:30 Coffee Break

17:30-19:30 Alan Sidelle (Wisconsin): “How Much do Coincident Entities Differ, and Why?”, comments by Marta Campdelacreu (UB)

20:30 Dinner

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