Workshop with Michael Devitt

Professor Devitt is Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at The Graduate Center of The City University of New York. homepage

Programme

Location: Convocation room (Room 218, 2nd floor), Main Building, HKU

Date: Thursday 3 May 2012

  • 0930-1020 Darrell Rowbottom (Lingnan) "On unconceived alternatives in the philosophy of science"
  • 1030-1120 Siu Fan Lee (Baptist) "On causal theories of names"
  • 1130-1220 Max Deutsch (HKU) "On experimental semantics"
  • Lunch
  • 1400-1520 Michael Johnson (HKU) "Rigid Application"
  • 1540-1740 Michael Devitt (City Univeristy of New York) "Should Proper Names Still Seem So Problematic?"
  • Drinks and dinner (Please email Dan Marshall if you want to attend the dinner)