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Wrightfest: A conference in honor of Larry Wright

April 2, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

All sessions in the Center for Ideas & Society, Conference Room

8-9am Breakfast and Welcome

9-10:30 Pierre Keller & Erich Reck (UCR)
“Philosophizing with Larry Wright”

10:45-12 Chris Yeomans (Purdue University)
“Perspective and Logical Pluralism in Hegel”

12-1:30pm Lunch

1:30-2:45 Lydia Patton (Virginia Tech)
“Explaining Local Explanation”

3-4:15 Alex Rosenberg (Duke University)
“How Larry Wright Changed the (Philosophical) World”

4:15-4:45 Coffee Break

4:45-6 Bas van Fraassen (Princeton) “After Hempel’s Dilemma: On the Evidence of Things Unseen”

6:30pm Dinner

Campus Directions
Follow W. Campus Drive as it curves around Lot 6 (becomes S. Campus Drive)
Turn RIGHT into Lot 3  ~ Follow the driveway to the LEFT
College Building South is the second building on your right.
The Center for Ideas and Society is on the first floor.

Parking Information
All vehicles parked on the campus are required to display a valid parking permit. Daily parking permits are available at the Campus Kiosk, located on University Avenue entrance and West Campus Drive, and at the Canyon Crest Kiosk, located on Martin Luther King Blvd.

Nearby lots: Lot 3, Lot 8 and Lot 6

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April 2, 2018
8:00 am - 6:00 pm


College Building South 114