Early Analytic Group meeting on 15th November

Stirling’s Early Analytic Group will meet on Saturday November 15, 2014, 11am-5:45pm, in the Pathfoot Building, Room A7, University of Stirling, for a book symposium on David Bostock’s recent book on Russell’s Logical Atomism.

The speakers will be:

  • Bryan Pickel (University of Edinburgh)
  • Fatema Amijee (University of Texas, Austin)
  • Peter Sullivan (University of Stirling)
  • Michael Potter (University of Cambridge).

All are welcome; please let <w.b.pedriali@stir.ac.uk> know if you plan to attend so that the appropriate catering arrangements can be made.

The programme:

Book Symposium on David Bostock’s Russell’s Logical Atomism

Saturday November 15, 2014

Pathfoot Building, Room A7

University of Stirling

11—11:15 welcome coffee

11:15–12:30 Bryan Pickel (Edinburgh): “All sound philosophy should begin with an analysis of propositions: On Bostock on Russell”

1:30–2:45 Fatema Amijee (Austin): “Russell’s Principle of Acquaintance: why believe it?

2:45–3 coffee break

3–4:15 Peter Sullivan (Stirling): TBA

4:15–4:30 coffee break

4:30–5:45 Michael Potter (Cambridge): “Russell’s logical construction of matter”