WITTGENSTEIN AND PHILOSOPHICAL AUTHORSHIP , Helsinki Oct. 3-4, 2008

WITTGENSTEIN AND PHILOSOPHICAL AUTHORSHIP
Workshop arranged by the Nordic Network for Wittgenstein Research at the University of Helsinki, October 3-4, 2008.

Preliminary program

Friday Oct. 3 (Main building, Aud XV, Unioninkatu 34)

14.00-14.15 Welcome (Thomas Wallgren, Helsinki)

14.15-15.30 Richard Raatzsch (Potsdam): Philosophy and Jokes

15.45-17.00 Richard Sørli (Bergen): On Wittgenstein's use of Examples

17.00-17.30 Coffee

17.30-18.45 Ray Monk(Southampton): tba

Saturday Oct. 4 (Main building,  Hall 12, Fabianinkatu 33)

10.00-11.15 Josef Rothhaupt (München): Wittgenstein's "way of thinking" - Wittgenstein's "arrangement of thoughts"

11.30-12.45 Niklas Forsberg (Uppsala): tba

12.45-14.00 Lunch

14.00-15.15 Magnus Aardal (Oslo): A Meta-exegetical Perspective on Reading
Philosophical Investigations as a Therapeutic Text


15.30-16.45 Nora Hämäläinen (Helsinki):  Avoiding Closure - Wittgenstein, Murdoch and the Form of Philosophical Thought

16.45-17.15 Coffee

17.15-18.30 Avner Baz (Tufts): Must Philosophers Rely on Intuitions?

18.30-18.45 Closing

20.00 Workshop dinner

Free admission, the workshop is open to all!

For questions about local arrangements, accommodation, etc., please contact Joel Backström: jbackstr(a)abo.fi