Michaelmas 2019

Week 1 (Friday, 18 October)

The Jowett Society

Penelope Mackie (Nottingham) — Essentialism, Context-dependence, and Lewisian Counterpart Theory

Week 2 (Friday, 25 October)

The Jowett Society

Simon Blackburn (Cambridge) — Semantic minimalism and meta-semantic theories

Week 4 (Friday, 8 November)

The Jowett Society

Peter Fritz (Oslo) — Possible Worlds

Week 6 (Friday, 22 November)

The Jowett Society

Kevin Dorst (Oxford) — Rational Polarization

 Week 8 (Friday, 6 December)

The Jowett Society

Katharina Felka (Graz) — Slurs As Asides – A Non-Expressivist Conventional Implicature View