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Meanings & Other Things: A Conference Celebrating the Work of Stephen Schiffer

April 22

Saturday, April 22
5 Washington Place, Auditorium 101, NYU

Schedule:

9:00-9:30 

Coffee and Pastries

9:30-10:00 

Opening Remarks: Paul Boghossian (NYU); Gary Ostertag (The Graduate Center, CUNY, and Nassau Community College): “Schiffer on Meaning: A Brief History”

10:00-11:30 

Una Stojnić (NYU/Columbia): “Reference, Context and Grammar.”

11:30-11:45

Coffee

11:45-1:30

Roundtable: Schiffer on Vagueness. Hartry Field (NYU), Stephen Schiffer (NYU), and Crispin Wright (NYU)

1:30-3:00 

Lunch Break

3:00-4:30

Ian Rumfitt (All Souls College, Oxford University): “Truth and Propositional Quantification.”

4:30-4:45

Coffee

4:45-6:30

Roundtable: Speaker Meaning and the Things We Mean. Ray Buchanan (UT-Austin) and Karen Lewis (Barnard/Columbia)

Organizer

New York Institute of Philosophy
Website:
http://nyip.as.nyu.edu/page/home

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