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I am a philosopher at the Institute of Philosophy at the Slovak Academy of Sciences. I work in metaphysics, especially (any aspect of) modality. I also organize Issues on the (Im)Possible conferences, I'm Chair of Analytic Philosophy Department and executive editor of journal Organon F                                                                                                                                                                    

 

 

MODAL METAPHYSICS: ISSUES ON THE (IM)POSSIBLE VII

May 30-31, 2019 (Bratislava, SLOVAKIA) 

 

Matthew Braham (University of Hamburg, Germany) 

Gregory Currie (University of York, UK) 

Peter van Inwagen (University of Notre Dame, USA)

(more keynote speakers will be announced soon)

 

We invite submissions for a 30 minute presentation followed by 10 minute comments and a 15 minute discussion. Areas of interest include any aspect of analytic metaphysics, epistemology and logic of modality. 

A paper of approximately 3000 words should be prepared for blind review and include a cover page with the full name, title, institution and contact information. Papers can be submitted in pdf or doc(x) and should be sent to modalmetaphysics@gmail.com. Talks will be followed by commentaries. 

As a part of the conference, we will host three additional workshops:

 

  • Current Trends in Deontic Logics II: Modality, Hyperintensionality, Responsibility
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  • Philosophy of Language: Semantics of Fictional Discourse II
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  • Truth in Time and Open Future II

For these workshops, we invite submissions for 30 minutes talk and subsequent 15 minutes discussion. An abstract with 400 – 600 words including full name, title, institution, and contact information should be prepared for blind review and sent to modalmetaphysics@gmail.com. Please, put the name of the relevant workshop in the subject line.

 

Deadline for submission: January 15, 2019 

Notification of acceptance: February 28, 2019 

 

In case of any queries, contact Martin Vacek