VICTR Presents: Ragnar van der Merwe

A Dilemma for Determination Pluralists (or Dualists) Ragnar van der Merwe (University of Johannesburg) will present “A Dilemma for Determination Pluralists (or Dualists)” at the Virtual International Consortium for Truth Research on March 1, at 10:00am EST. Abstract: Douglas Edwards is arguably the most prominent contemporary advocate of moderate alethic pluralism. Significantly influenced by Crispin Wright […]

VICTR Presents: Manuel Garcia-Carpintero

Lewis on Truth in Fiction Manuel Garcia-Carpintero Manuel Garcia-Carpintero will be giving a talk entitled “Lewis on Truth in Fiction” at the Virtual International Consortium of Truth Research on February 1, 2021 at 10:00 am EDT. Abstract: In his classic paper “Truth in Fiction” (1978), Lewis offers an account of ascriptions to content to fictions that […]

VICTR Presents: A Pop-Up Panel on “Truth and Polarization”

Truth and Polarization The Virtual International Consortium of Truth Research (VICTR) will host a Pop-Up Panel on “Truth and Polarization” on December 1, 2020, 10:00am-12:00pm EST (15:00-17:00 UTC).  Truth is under significant threat. In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and the 2020 US Presidential election, we face the very real danger of different ‘realities’ […]

VICTR Presents Kensuke Ito

A Challenge to Tractatus 4.062 and Two Types of Theories of Truth Kensuke Ito Kensuke Ito will be giving a talk entitled “A Challenge to Tractatus 4.062 and Two Types of Theories of Truth” at the Virtual International Consortium of Truth Research on October 26, 2020 at 10:00 am EDT. Abstract: In 4.062 of Tractatus, […]