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Extended Call for Conference Proposals 2013/14

Wednesday 15 May 2013
EXTENDED CALL FOR CONFERENCE PROPOSALS Metaphysics, Philosophy of Science or Philosophy of Language Proposals are sought from UK philosophy departments to organise a one or two day philosophy conference on a topic in one of the following areas of philosophy: Metaphysics Philosophy of Science Philosophy of Language The conference will be financially supported by the Institute, who will also provide the venue. Proposals – of no more that three pages – should contain: - a clear rationale for the theme or topic chosen; - a list of possible speakers;

Workshop on the Nature of Fiction

Wednesday 15 May 2013
IP London Aesthetics Forum Wed 1 May 2013 Senate Room, Senate House, Malet Street, WC1 Workshop on the Nature of Fiction Gregory Currie • David Davies • Stacie Friend • Kathleen Stock

Full Programme and Registration: Pictorial Paradoxes, 23-24 May

Monday 13 May 2013
PICTORIAL PARADOXES: Philosophy, Psychology and the Visual Arts 23-24 May 2013 Senate House, Malet Street, WC1 Poster: http://philosophy.sas.ac.uk/d/f/PictorialParadoxes_poster . Thurs 23 May, Senate Room, first floor 1.30 Registration 2.00 Welcome from Professor Barry Smith (Director, IP, School of Advanced Study) Chair: Prof Uta Frith (UCL) 2.15 Jonathan Miller On the Move 3.30 Prof Vicki Bruce (Psychology, Newcastle upon Tyne) Face Fallacies 4.45 Tea 5.15 Patrick Hughes (Reverspective Ltd, London) Paradoxymoron 6.30 Reception in Jessel Room

Logic, Epistemology and Metaphysics Forum 2013

Monday 13 May 2013
Logic, Epistemology & Metaphysics Forum: LEM Programme Spring/Summer 2013 If you would like to have dinner with the speaker on the evening of their talk please contact the LEM convenor, Dr Corine Besson at email . All talks take place in Room 243, Second Floor, Senate House, WC1, Tuesdays at 5.00pm. 26 March - Derek Ball (St Andrews) Title: ‘Philosophy Without Truth’

Full Programme: Philosophical Accounts of Action 1500-2000

Monday 13 May 2013
PHILOSOPHICAL ACCOUNTS OF ACTION 1500-2000 Chancellors Hall, 9.30am - 6.30pm, Thurs 16 - Fri 17 May 2013. In conjunction with Oxford Brookes University. Supported by OUP and Mind Association Winner of the Annual Conference competition for 2012/13

Events at the Institute 7-24 May 2013

Monday 13 May 2013
EVENTS AT THE INSTITUTE, 7-24 May Tue 7 May, 5.00 pm IP LEM Forum: Room 243, second floor, Senate House, WC1 Sarah Sawyer (Sussex) Contrastive Self-Knowledge and Anti-Individualism Abstract: http://events.sas.ac.uk/support-research/events/view/13775/ Series Updates and dinner details. . Thurs 9 May, 12.30 pm IP Lunchtime Seminar: Room 243, second floor, Senate House, WC1 Stuart Glennan (Butler & Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution & Cognition Research) Kinds of Mechanisms and Mechanisms as Kind

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