Phlox Graduate Workshop: Poster, schedule and abstracts

On Friday 27th and Saturday 28th of February, there will be a graduate workshop Language and World on philosophical issues in metaphysics and in the philosophy of language.

For the programme and abstracts of the talks click on the titles below. For a poster click here.

Friday 27th of February

10:00 – 11:30 Penelope Mackie (Nottingham):
Can Metaphysical Modality be based on Essence?
11:30 – 11:45 COFFEE
11:45 – 12:45 Sebastian Krebs (Bamberg):
Identity and Individuation in Kripke’s Naming and Necessity
12:45 – 14:30 LUNCH
14:30 – 15:30 Insa Lawler (Duisburg-Essen):
Non-Declarative Sentences in Intensional Semantics – Lewis’s Solution Re-Evaluated
15:30 – 16:30 Katsuhito Nakasone (Osaka):
Two-Dimensional Semantics and Direct Reference
16:30 – 17:00 COFFEE
17:00 – 18:00 Romy Jaster (Berlin): A New Account of Agents’ Abilities

Saturday 28th of February

11:45 – 12:45 Arash Behboodi (Paris):
Existence, Common Sense and Interpretation
12:45 – 14:30 LUNCH
14:30 – 15:30 Pablo Carnino (Geneva):
Against the Superinternality of Grounding
15:30 – 16:30 Suki Finn (York):
Metametaphysics at the Limits of Thought
16:30 – 17:00 COFFEE
17:00 – 18:00 Laurenz Hudetz (Salzburg): Ontological Aspects of Theory Reduction

Attendance is free, but please let us know if you plan to attend. Please email both Benjamin Schnieder ( and Mirja Holst (

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