Lectures in Honor of Ruth Barcan Marcus NYSWIP Friday May 3

Lectures in Honor of Ruth Barcan Marcus NYSWIP Friday May 3

Friday May 3, 2013 — CUNY Graduate Center 

Room 5114

9-9.30 AM: breakfast/coffee

9.30 – 11 AM:
Karen Lewis (Barnard/Columbia)
Elusive Counterfactuals
chair: Jessie Munton (Yale)

11 – 11.15 AM: coffee break

1.15 AM – 12.45 PM:
Sun-Joo Shin (Yale)
What is Special about Diagrammatic Reasoning?
chair: Ashley Atkins (Princeton)

12.45- 2.15 pm: lunch break

2.15- 3. 45 pm:
Maya Eddon (UMass-Amherst)
Fundamental Properties of Fundamental Properties
chair: Zee Perry (NYU)

3.45 – 4 pm: coffee break

4-5.30 pm:
Delia Graff Fara (Princeton)
‘Romanov’ Sentences are no Problem for the Predicative Theory of Names
chair: Lisa Miracchi (Rutgers)

5.30-6.30 pm wine & cheese reception (courtesy of NYSWIP)


RBM poster draft final

The New York Society for Women in Philosophy (NYSWIP) is proud to announce a one-day conference celebrating women in formal philosophy.

Please join us at the CUNY Graduate Center on Friday May 3, 2013 for papers by Delia Graff Fara (Princeton), Sun-Joo Shin (Yale), Maya Eddon (UMass-Amherst) and Karen Lewis (Barnard/Columbia). Small reception to follow.

See attached flyer for more information, and visit us at http://nyswip.tumblr.com for a tentative schedule.