AISB Convention 2015

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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: Metaphysics of Time, 1 May 2013, Birmingham (U.K.)

On Wednesday 1st May 2013, the Philosophy Department at the University of 
Birmingham will host a workshop on the metaphysics of time. Talks will be held 
in the ERI Building, room 149. ( Map: )

10.00 - 10.30  Tea/coffee
10.30 - 11.45  Martin Pickup (Oxford) - 'A Theory of Persistence'
11.45 - 12.00  Break
12.00 - 13.15  Meghan Sullivan (Notre Dame) - 'An A-Theory Without Tense 
13.15 - 14.30  Lunch
14.30 - 15.45  Jeff Russell (Oxford) - 'Temporary Safety Hazards'
15.45 - 16.00  Break
16.00 - 17.15  Ross Cameron (Leeds) - 'How Can You Know You're Present?'
17.15 - 17.30  Close
17.30 - 21.00  Drinks & dinner

Attendance is free and no registration is required; if you would like to come 
to dinner, please contact .

This event is supported by the Birmingham-Nottingham Strategic Collaboration 
Fund and organized by MIMOSA. -