States of Affairs. Medieval and Austro-German Perspectives

International Conference organised by Inbegriff


Thursday, 25 May 2023

15:00-15:15 Welcome

Session 1

15:15-16:00 Susan Brower-Toland (Saint Louis University)
Ockham on How Things Are (Arranged)

16:00-16:45 Q&A

16:45-17:15 Pause

Session 2

17:15-18:00 John Marenbon (University of Cambridge)

Medieval Facts — or Fictions?

18:00-18:45 Q&A

Friday, 26 May 2023 – Morning

Session 3

09:00-09:45 Alexandra Anisie (Babes-Bolyai University)

Avoiding Realism: some late 14th century thinkers on the significates of propositions

09:45-10:30 Q&A

10:30-11:00 Pause

Session 4

11:00-11:45 Richard Gaskin (University of Liverpool)

Objects and States of Affairs in Wittgenstein’s Tractatus

11:45-12:30 Q&A

Friday, 26 May 2023 – Afternoon

Session 5

Bo Meinertsen (University of Sheffield)
Instantiation as an External Relation

15:15-16:00 Q&A

16:00-16:30 Pause
Session 6
16:30-17:15 Johannes Brandl (Universität Salzburg)

Does Judgement depend on Predication? An Unorthodox Defense of Brentano’s Theory of Judgement

17:15-18:00 Q&A

Saturday, 27 May 2023

Session 7
09:00-09:45 Ingrid Vendrell-Ferran (Universität Marburg)

Value Objectivism and Feeling in Landmann-Kalischer and Meinong

09:45-10:30 Q&A

10:30-10:45 Pause

Session 8
10:45-11:30 Benjamin Schnieder (Universität Wien)
Why Bolzano Needs no States of Affairs

11:30-12:15 Q&A


With comments by
Laurent Cesalli (Brower-Toland) Paolo Natali (Meinertsen)
Enrico Donato (Marenbon) Arkadiusz Chrudzimski (Brandl)
Davide Falessi (Anisie) Guillaume Fréchette (Vendrell-Ferran)
Romain Büchi (Gaskin) Hamid Taieb (Schnieder)