eidos -- the Centre in Metaphysics of the University of Geneva

Ninth eidos meeting, 22nd to 23rd October 2008, Geneva

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Wednesday, 22nd of October

Room B216, Uni Bastions
  • 10.15-12.00: Christele Machut (Kings College London), "Stage Theory and the First Person Pronoun"
  • 12.00-14.00: LUNCH
  • 14.00-15.45: Luc Schneider (Paris), "Four-Category Ontology Deflated"
  • 16.15-18: Jessica Leech (Geneva), "'Creationism' and the Contingent A Priori"
    (suggested reading: Timothy Williamson, The Contingent A Priori: Has It Anything to Do with Indexicals?) (Room U159, Uni Dufour)

Thursday, 23rd of October

Room 101, Uni Dufour
  • 09.30-11.15: Will Bynoe (Institute of Philosophy, London), "No Fact of the Matter"
  • 11.30-13.00: Olivier Massin (Geneva), "Types of Impenetrability"
  • 13.00-14.30: LUNCH
  • 14.30-16.15: Ghislain Guigon (Geneva), "Omnificence and Omnitruthmaking"
  • 16.45-18.30: Marcel Weber (Basel), "Reference, Truth and Natural Kinds"