OFA 10 Call for abstracts

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November 16, 2013 by LanCog

Oficina de Filosofia Analítica – Graduate Workshop

(for more information, go here)

OFA10
27-28 May 2014
Faculty of Letters, University of Lisbon
The OFA (Oficina de Filosofia Analítica) is a graduate conference in analytic philosophy (broadly construed) that has been co-organized by the Portuguese Philosophy Society (SPF) and the Portuguese Society for Analytic Philosophy (SPFA) since 2006 and by the LanCog research group and the Centre of Philosophy  of the Faculty of Letters, University of Lisbon since 2012. OFA’s main goal is to provide a stimulating environment for graduate students and recent post-docs to present and discuss their research. OFA accepts submissions from Portuguese researchers, researchers based in Portugal, and from international researchers. OFA aims to reinforce the academic links between the Portuguese and the international community of researchers in philosophy, contributing to their training and raising their standing in the overall international scene.

Prof. Ned Block (New York University) will be the keynote speaker of OFA10.

Participants are invited to attend the Petrus Hispanus Lectures 2014, which will be delivered by Prof. Susan Carey (Harvard University) on 27-29 May 2014.

Call for abstracts

This call for abstracts is directed at all graduate students and researchers who have obtained their PhDs in philosophy within the last 2 years. All submitted abstracts must be in English or Portuguese, in the analytic tradition (broadly construed), with no further restrictions as regards topics or areas. Contributed Papers
Authors should send an abstract of 1500 words (where the thesis defended and the arguments backing them up should be clearly stated). Abstracts must be submitted to

< ofa10 AT fl.ul.pt >.

Abstracts should be arranged for blind anonymous review. Abstracts containing identifying references (author’s name, citations, publications, acknowledgements or meta-data) will be disregarded. Information about authors should be indicated on a separate title page including title of the paper, author’s full name, e-mail address and affiliation. The selection will be carried out by the members of our scientific committee and authors will be informed by email of the final decisions (see deadlines bellow). 
Note: Authors may also express their interest to participate as commentators.

Commentators

Those interested in participating as commentators should send their data (name, e-mail address, affiliation and a short CV) to < ofa10 AT fl.ul.pt >. A description of the main areas of philosophy in which they are interested will also be required.Deadlines

Submitted abstracts will be accepted until 31 January 2014. The result of the selection process will be communicated to the authors by mid March 2014. Speakers must send the final version of their papers before 30 April 2014.

Scientific Committee

João Branquinho (University of Lisbon)
João Cardoso Rosas (University of Minho)

Pablo Cobreros (University of Navarra)
Annalisa Coliva (University of Modena)
Fabrice Correia (University of Neuchâtel)
Pedro Galvão (University of Lisbon)
Esa Diaz-Leon (University of Manitoba)
José Díez (University of Barcelona)
Roman Frigg (London School of Economics and Political Science)
Manuel García-Carpintero (University of Barcelona)

Dan López de Sa (University of Barcelona)
José Martinez (University of Barcelona)
Josep Maciá (University of Barcelona)
Teresa Marques (University of Lisbon)

Peter Pagin (University of Stockholm)
David Pineda (University of Girona)

Sven Rosenkranz (ICREA and University of Barcelona)
Pedro Santos (University of Algarve)

Ricardo Santos (University of Évora)
Adriana Silva Graça (University of Lisbon)

Kathleen Stock (University of Sussex)
Célia Teixeira (University of Lisbon)
Josefa Toribio (ICREA and Autonomous University of Barcelona)

Organizing Committee

Fiora Salis
António Lopes
Raimundo Henriques
José Gusmão

Contact

 < ofa10 AT fl.ul.pt >

Sponsors

FCT-Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Centre of Philosophy
Faculty of Letters, University of Lisbon
Online Companion to Problems of Analytic Philosophy
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