Lewis Carroll: Logic and Philosophy

 Lewis Carroll: Logic and Philosophy
Date
26 May 2017, 11:00 to 26 May 2017, 17:00
Type
Conference / Symposium
Venue
Room 246, Second Floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU
Description

 Lewis Carroll: Logic and Philosophy

 

 Friday 26/05/2017, Room 246, Senate House


Speakers


Francine F. Abeles (Kean University, NJ, USA)


Corine Besson (University of Sussex/Institute of Philosophy)


Melanie Keene (Homerton College, Cambridge)

Amirouche Moktefi (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia)


Mark Richards (Independent scholar, UK),

James Trafford (University for the Creative Arts, Epsom)


Programme


11.00-11.45     Amirouche Moktefi (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia)

‘What makes a good notation?’

 

11.45-12.30     James Trafford (University for the Creative Arts, Epsom)

‘Reasoning, normativity, and rules explicit and implicit’

 

12.30-13.30     Lunch (own arrangements)

 

13.30-14.15     Mark Richards (Independent scholar, UK),

‘“Ah, well! They may write such things in a book”: disentangling Dodgson’s plans from his publications’

 

14.15-15.00     Corine Besson (University of Sussex/Institute of Philosophy)

                        ‘Lewis Carroll on the normativity of logic’

 

15.00-15.30     Coffee Break

 

15.30-16.15     Melanie Keene (Homerton College, Cambridge)

‘Alice’s adventures under glass’

 

16.15-17.00     Francine F. Abeles (Kean University, NJ, USA)

‘Christine Ladd-Franklin’s antilogism and Charles L. Dodgson’s tree method from a modern perspective


There is no registration fee but if you would like to attend, please register using the button below.  

Contact

Institute of Philsophy
IP@sas.ac.uk
020 7664 4865