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Conference 2020

Image of a manuscript (MS 93, f088va). Reproduced by kind permission by the Master and Fellows of Balliol College.

Conceptualising Reality in the Aristotelian Tradition and Beyond

Venue: Gothia Towers, Mässans gata 24, Göteborg


February 7

Room: J2

Panel Discussion

Invited panel participants:
Simo Knuuttila, University of Helsinki
Miira Tuominen, University of Jyväskylä
Anders Cullhed, University of Stockholm

9.30–10.30: Panel discussion: Evaluation of research results, part 1 (in Swedish)

10.30–10.50: Coffee.

10.50–11.30: Panel discussion continued: Evaluation of research results (in Swedish)

11.45–12.45: Advisory board meeting: Evaluation of research results.

12.45–13.45: Lunch

International Research Conference

13.45–14.00: Christina Thomsen Thörnqvist: Opening words.

14.00–15.00: Keynote 1: Richard Sorabji: From where did Brentano’s scholastics get their idea of an intentional object? A topic revisited

15.00–15.20: Coffee

15.20–16.20: Allan Bäck: Abstraction and Intuition: Ancient and Modern

16.20–16.30: Break

16.30–17.30: Robert Pasnau: Medieval Modal Spaces

20.00–: Dinner

February 8

Room: J2

9.30–10.30 Calvin Normore via Skype: Reality in Particular

10.30–11.00: Coffee

11.00–12.00 Martina Reuter: The Concept of Gender Equality in Transition: Marie le Jars de Gournay and François Poulain de la Barre

12.15–13.30: Lunch

13.30–14.30: Therese-Anne Druart: Does an image or even music enhance concept formation? Al-Farabi's answer

14.30–14.50: Coffee

14.50–15.50 Taneli Kukkonen: Ibn Tufayl and the Language of Thought

15.50–16.00: Break

16.00–17.00: Friederike Moltmann: Levels of Ontology and Natural Language: the Case of the Ontology of Parts and Wholes

19.00–: Dinner

February 9

Room: J2

9.30–10.30 Brian Keeley: Concepts of the Senses: From Aristotle to Cyborgs

10.30–11.00: Coffee

11.00–12.00: Keynote 2: Sten Ebbesen: Seven Years for Rachel – and Then What?

12.00–12.05: Christina Thomsen Thörnqvist: Closing words

12.15–13.30: Lunch

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