SPPA Graduate Conference

Wednesday 16th April 2003, University of Aberdeen

10:45 – 11:15 Registration

11:15 – 12:30 Keynote Speaker:
Professor Michael Clark - ‘Minimal Truth’

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch

13:30 – 14:30 Split Session 1

Room 1:
Sebastiano Moruzzi (St Andrews)
'On the Semantic Argument for Epistemicism' – Abstract (PDF)

Room 2:
Nicholas Wilson (King's College London)
‘Millianism, Empty Names and Unfilled Propositions’ – Abstract

14:30 – 14:45 Break

14:45 – 15:45 Split Session

Room 1
Jenny Keefe (University of Aberdeen)
'Ferrier's Institutes of Metaphysic'- Abstract

Room 2
Julian Kiverstein(Edinburgh)
'Phenomenology, Naturalism and Knowledge: an Antinomy' – Abstract

15:45 – 16:00 Break(Tea and Coffee)

16:00 – 17:00 Split Session

Room 1:
Ross Cameron (St Andrews) 'Worlds and Possible Worlds' – Abstract

Room 2:
Emma Tobin (Trinity College Dublin)
'Rules of Thumb: Fingers Crossed' – Abstract

17:00 – 17:30 SPPA General Meeting

 

17:30 -  Dinner (Upon registering please indicate whether you will join us for dinner at a local restaurant.)

 

Registration Form: Please fill in the attached registration form and return to p.renton@abdn.ac.uk  by Friday 28th March.

Bursaries: Anyone wishing to apply for a travel bursary should address a letter to Paul Renton Department of Philosophy University of Aberdeen Old Brewery High Street Aberdeen AB24 3UB enclosing details of their travel expenses (receipts of which will be required after the event).

Accommodation: Please indicate on the registration form whether you would like us to book a room for B&B. Note that we can only book the room for you, and that you will be liable for payment upon arrival. We will notify you of the exact cost for the room once it is booked, though the cost will be at least 25.