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New Trends in the Philosophy of Persistence

University of Geneva, 20-21 June 2024

Venue: Espace Colladon (rue Jean-Daniel-Colladon 2)

 

Speakers and titles

Claudio Calosi (Université de Genève): Presence and Delegation

Damiano Costa (Università della Svizzera italiana): The Many-Chairs Interpretation of Relativistic Change

Samuele Iaquinto (University of Eastern Piedmont): Nowness, Actuality, and Overlap

Jessica Leech (King's College): Persistence without Essence

Kristie Miller (University of Sydney): Is Endurantism the Folk Friendly View of Persistence?

Thomas Sattig (Universität Tübingen): Persistence and Perception

Giuliano Torrengo (Università degli Studi di Milano): Persistence and Structure

Achille Varzi (Columbia University): TBA

 

Provisional schedule

Thursday, 20 June

9:00-9:15 Welcome and café-croissants

9:15-10:30 Talk #1

10:45-12:00 Talk #2

Lunch (Uni Dufour, Rue du Général-Dufour 24)

14:15-15:30 Talk #3

15:45-17:00 Talk #4

19:00 Dinner (location TBD)

Friday, 21 June

9:0-9:15 Café-croissants

9:15-10:30 Talk #5

10:45-12:00 Talk #6

Lunch (Uni Dufour, Rue du Général-Dufour 24)

14:15-15:30 Talk #7

15:45-17:00 Talk #8

17:00-17:15 Closing Remarks

19:00 Dinner (location TBD)

 

Organizers
Florian Gatignon and Fabrice Correia (email: firstname.lastname [at] unige.ch).

Support

We are grateful for support by the Mlle Marie Gretler Stiftung.