EPLab • Symposium

Wittgenstein and Applied Epistemology

6th Symposium of the International Ludwig Wittgenstein Society (ILWG)

Nova Institute of Philosophy (IFILNOVA)
Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, New University of Lisbon (FCSH/NOVA)

Scientific Organization: Nuno Venturinha

09:15 – 09:45
Welcome and Introduction
Francisco Caramelo, Dean of FCSH/NOVA
António Marques, Director of IFILNOVA
Stefan Majetschak, President of the International Ludwig Wittgenstein Society (ILWG), University of Kassel
09:45 – 10:30
Wittgenstein and Science
Andrew Lugg (University of Ottawa)
10:30 – 11:15
Knowing our own Body? Wittgenstein and the Epistemology of Bodily Awareness
Marco Brusotti (Technical University of Berlin / University of Salento)
11:15 – 11:45
Coffee Break
11:45 – 12:15
Later Wittgenstein and the Genealogy of Mathematical Necessity
Sorin Bangu (University of Bergen)
12:15 – 12:45
Jokes and Proofs
Kim-Erik Berts (Åbo Akademi University)
12:45 – 13:15
The Case for a Feminist Hinge Epistemology
Natalie Alana Ashton (University of Vienna)
13:15 – 14:30
Lunch Break
14:30 – 15:00
Art Never Ended: Using Wittgenstein against the Epistemological Consequences of Danto's Claim
Carla Carmona (University of Extremadura)
15:00 – 15:30
Beyond Quietism. Skeptical Practice and a Performative Account of Understanding
Rico Gutschmidt (Technical University of Dresden / University of Chicago)
15:30 – 16:00
Wittgenstein on Aesthetic and Psychoanalytical Explanations
Linus Lutz (Technical University of Berlin)
16:00 – 16:30
Music Performance Games - A Wittgensteinian Approach to Knowledge in Music Performance applied in three Case Studies
Tom Eide Osa (University of Bergen)
16:30 – 17:00
Coffee Break
17:00 – 17:45
Philosophy as Applied Ethics
João Vergílio Cuter (University of São Paulo)
17:45 – 18:30
Religious Belief and Experience
Vicente Sanfélix (University of Valencia) & Chon Tejedor (University of Hertfordshire)
18:30 – 19:00
Book Launch
Wittgenstein and Pragmatism: On Certainty in the Light of Peirce and James (Palgrave Macmillan, December 2016), by Anna Boncompagni
09:15 – 10:00
United in a Community of Life: Wittgenstein and Moral Epistemology
Constantine Sandis (University of Hertfordshire)
10:00 – 10:45
What is wrong about the Psychologist's Concern with the Mind?
Michel Le Du (University of Strasbourg)
10:45 – 11:15
Coffee Break
11:15 – 11:45
When World Pictures collide. Hinges, Prejudice and Epistemic Injustice
Anna Boncompagni (University of Florence)
11:45 – 12:15
The Other between Me and the World: Wittgenstein and Linguistic Training
Moira De Iaco (University of Salento)
12:15 – 12:45
James and the Early Wittgenstein: Logic, Epistemology and the Self
Balbina Ferrando Bagán (University of Valencia)
12:45 – 13:15
Mind the Gap: Framing the Problem of the Unbridgeable Ontological Gap between the World and our Private Experiences in Wittgensteinian Terms
Nara Miranda de Figueiredo (University of São Paulo)
13:15 – 14:30
Lunch Break
14:30 – 15:00
"Moral Certainty": What does Wittgenstein's Later Philosophy say about Moral Knowledge?
Svetlana Bardina (Moscow School of Social and Economic Sciences)
15:00 – 15:30
How is Moral Knowledge possible?
Florian Franken Figueiredo (State University of Campinas)
15:30 – 16:00
The Epistemology Behind the Evidence: A Contextualist Approach to the Standard of Proof in Criminal Adjudication
Kyriakos N. Kotsoglou (Liverpool Hope University)
16:00 – 16:30
Coffee Break
16:30 – 17:15
The ever-present Temptation of answering the Skeptic
Sofia Miguens (University of Porto)
17:15 – 18:00
Genia Schönbaumsfeld (University of Southampton)
Closing Remarks
Nuno Venturinha, Scientific Organizer (IFILNOVA)