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MLK Conference 2006

One-day MLK Graduate Conference
Mind, Language, and Knowledge
January 16, 2006
WAG 316
Organized by Mark Sainsbury
 
Schedule
Speakers have 20 minutes, respondents 15 minutes, and general discussion 20 minutes.

10.00am  Coffee

10.30  Substitution 
Speaker: Aidan McGlynn "Is minimal Fregeanism too minimal?"
Response: Alex Baia
Chair: Enrico Grube
 
11.30  Natural kinds
Speaker: David Didion
"An empirical puzzle for causal theories of reference"
Response: Alex Moffett
Chair: Luis Salas
 
12.30pm  Lunch
 
1.30  Two-dimensional semantics
Speaker: Tom Bogardus
"1-intensions and Fregean Sense"
Response: James Sherman
Chair: Leah Lasell
 
2.30  Descriptivism
Speaker: Kyle Dingman
Response: Kyoung-Hi Park
Chair: Dan Korman
 
3.30  Break
 
4.00  Fiction
Speaker: Briggs Wright
"Many, but almost Holmes"
Response: John Bengson
Chair: Tom Irish
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