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Thinking the (im)possible. A Torino il 29 e 30 giugno.

Il 29 e 30 giugno a Torino avrà luogo la Graduate Conference “THINKING THE (IM)POSSIBLE“, organizzata da

Northwest Italy Philosophy Consortium (FINO) e
Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy (SIFA)

La conferenza si terrà presso il Center for Logic, Language, and Cognition dell’Università di Torino (Palazzo Badini, via Verdi 10, Torino)

Qui sotto il programma della conferenza:

MONDAY, JUNE 29

9.00 – Greetings: Gianmaria AJANI (Rector, Università di Torino), Massimo FERRARI (Director of the Department of Philosophy and Education, Università di Torino), Alberto VOLTOLINI (Coordinator of the FINO PhD Programme, Università di Torino).

9.45 – Opening Lecture
Mark SAINSBURY (University of Texas at Austin)
“Intentionality, intensionality, and nonexistence: An outline”

11.15 – Coffee break

11.45
Daniel DOHRN (Humboldt-Universität Berlin)
“The case for imagination as a guide to possibility”

12.30
Daniele SGARAVATTI (Università di Roma III)
“Thinking about something: On a transcendental argument by E.J. Lowe”

13.15 – Lunch break

15.00
Samuele CHILOVI (Universitat de Barcelona)
“Maurice dispelled”

15.45
Raphaël MILLIÈRE (École Normale Supérieure Paris)
“Thinking the unthinkable: Berkeley’s challenge and pragmatic contradiction”

16.30 – Coffee break

17.00
Thibaut GIRAUD (Institut Jean-Nicod Paris)
“Logically impossible objects in classical logic”

17.45
Alexander DINGES (Humboldt-Universität Berlin)
“Innocent implicatures”

TUESDAY, JUNE 30

9.45 – (Im)Possible Lecture
Graham PRIEST (University of Melbourne, University of St. Andrews)
“Thinking the impossible”

11.15 – Coffee break

11.45
Filippo CASATI (University of St. Andrews)
“Nobject, one can even think of something that is not an object”

12.30
Agnese PISONI (Università di Genova)
“Thinking on the (im)possibility of time without change”

13.15 – Lunch break

15.00
Martin VACEK (Slovenská Akadémia Vied)
“Impossible worlds and the incredulous stare”

15.45
Cristina NENCHA (Università di Torino)
“Was David Lewis an anti-essentialist?”

16.30 – Coffee break

17.00 – Closing Lecture
Timothy WILLIAMSON (University of Oxford)
“Counterpossible conditionals”

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