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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: Semantics and Philosophy in Europe 4, 26 Sep - 1 Oct 2011, GERMANY

http://www.rub.de/phil-lang/spe4

Ruhr University Bochum,(Germany)

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
Jan Broersen (Utrecht) - Philippe de Brabanter (Paris) - Manuel Garcia-Carpintero (Barcelona) - 
Simone Duca (Bochum) - Andreas Herzig(Toulouse) - Katarzyna Jaszczolt (Cambridge) - Hannes Leitgeb 
(Munich) - Robert Matthews (Rutgers) - Friederike Moltmann (Paris) - Stephen Neale (New York) - 
Albert Newen (Bochum) - John Perry (Stanford) - Paul Saka (Texas) - Mark Richard (Harvard) - 
Robert van Rooij (Amsterdam) - Daniele van de Velde (Lille) - Heinrich Wansing (Bochum) - Markus Werning (Bochum)

GENERAL ORGANIZATION
Markus Werning and Heinrich Wansing

It is with great pleasure that we announce the upcoming Semantics and Philosophy in Europe 4 
conference. The conference will feature expert tutorials, symposia, roundtables, and a colloquium 
on the following topics:

A) The Semantics and Pragmatics of Quotation
B) The Semantics of Action Sentences
C) The Semantics and Epistemology of Mental State Ascriptions
D) Other (Poster only)

The purpose of the SPE workshops is to enhance the dialogue between linguists and philosophers and 
to provide a new forum for presenting research in the interface between linguistic semantics and 
the related areas of philosophy (philosophy of language, logic, philosophy of mind, metaphysics, 
philosophy of mathematics, epistemology) . SPE takes place annually in different European cities. 
The previous meetings took place in Paris (SPE1, 2008), London (SPE2, 2009), and Paris (SPE3, 2010).

CONTACT/ORGANIZATION
Prof. Dr. Markus Werning/Prof. Dr. Heinrich Wansing Department of Philosophy II Ruhr University 
Bochum 44780 Bochum, Germany

Please direct email inquiries to spe4@rub.de.

LOCAL COORDINATION
Simone Duca, Caroline Semmling, Tomoo Ueda.

SPE4 ADVISORY BOARD
Herman Cappelen (St. Andrews) - Thomas Hofweber (North Carolina) - Chris Kennedy (Chicago) - Peter 
Ludlow (Toronto) - Manuel Garcia-Carpintero(Barcelona) - Robert May (UC Davis) - Friederike Moltmann (Paris-Sorbonne) - Stephen Neale (CUNY) - Peter Pagin (Stockholm) - Zoltn Szab (Yale) - Markus Werning (Bochum) - Crispin Wright (NYU & Aberdeen)