Timeturner Seminar Autumn

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conference

Description

The Timeturner Seminar Autumn 2017 is organized by Patrick Blackburn <patrickb@ruc.dk> and Julie Lundbak Kofod <jlkofod@ruc.dk> of Roskilde University Denmark (RUC) as part of the FKK funded project: The Primacy of Tense: A.N. Prior Now and Then. Arthur Prior was a philosophical logician who worked on philosophical and logical aspects of time from the early 1950s until his death in 1969. The aim of this seminar is to read and discuss work on the logic, philosophy, physics and psychology of time. We regularly host invited speakers.

On 14, 26 September,

3, 10, 24, 31 October28 November5, 12 Decemberthe group read and discussed PHILOSOPHY OF PHYSICS - Space and Time by Tim Maudlin, Princeton University Press.
On 17th October we hosted Peter Øhstrøm (Aalborg University) who talked on Arthur Prior's views on the Special Theory of Relativity.
Period14 Sep 2017
Event typeSeminar
LocationDenmark
Degree of RecognitionNational

Keywords

  • Aurhur Prior
  • Time
  • Temporal Logic
  • Philosophy of Time
  • Psychology of Time
  • Physics of Time
  • Logics of Time
  • Temporal Language