A Symposium on
Semantics, Truth, Ethical Value, and Esthetics
in Honor of Steven J. Wagner's Retirement
April 15, 2008
8:15–8:20 Richard Warner (Chicago Kent College of Law)
8:20–9:10 Paul Saka (University of Houston)
Falsehood Theory of Negation Denied"
9:20–10:10 Tim McCarthy (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
Third Incompleteness Theorem"
10:20–11:10 Sean Stidd (Wayne State University)
Ethics of Belief and the Practice of Philosophy"
11:20–12:10 Barbara Sattler (Yale University)
"Forms of Unity in Plato's Timaeus"
1:30–2:55 Hilary Putnam (Harvard University)
"Naive Realism? Yes, but How?"
3:10–4:00 Gary Ebbs (Indiana University)
and Quine on Truth by Convention"
4:10-5:00 Richard Warner (Chicago Kent College of Law)
5:10-6:00 Steven Wagner (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
"'This profession of faith will... make evident
an irremediable divergence of views': Poincare,
Russell, Quine and the Critique of Logicist Reason"
All events will take place in the Levis Center, Reading Room, 919 West Illinois Street, except where noted.