Bergen Logic Group

4th Filomena Workshop (Philosophy, Logic, and Analytical Metaphysics)

The fourth edition of the FILOMENA Workshop (Philosophy, Logic and Analytic Metaphysics) has the purpose of gathering logicians working at the intersection of Logic and Metaphysics, through the application of formal methods in Philosophy.

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The workshop is organized together with the Graduate Program of Philosophy from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil.

For information about the past workshops visit: FILOMENA workshop

The 4th Filomena Workshop will be followed on the 17-18 by the workshop “How do logics explain?” All participants of Filomena are cordially invited to attend this workshop as well. More information about the event and registration can be found here.

Invited speakers

Call for papers

The workshop will allow 45 minutes for each contributed talk, divided into 30 minutes for exposition followed by 15 minutes of discussion. Abstracts should be written in English, have at most 500 words and be prepared for blind review. Please include relevant information about the author (name, e-mail address, and scientific affiliation) in the body of the email. Please submit an editable file (such as .doc, .odt, .tex) along with a .pdf file of your abstract to filomenaworkshop@gmail.com.
The submissions deadline is June 30th and you should expect a notification by July 15th. A model of the abstract in .tex is is available here.

Topics of interest for our workshop include, but are not limited to:

  • Logic and metaphysics
  • Science and metaphysics
  • Pluralism vs. monism
  • Logic revision
  • Paradoxes

Participants will be invited to submit to the proceedings, which will be published as a special edition of the journal “Principia: an international journal of epistemology”.

There are three bursaries available to the amount of 5000 NOK each, which are available to early career researchers. If you are interested in applying for a bursary, please indicate so in the email.