Third New College Logic Meeting

23 – 25 April 2012, Noel Salter Room, New College, Oxford

direction and contact · programme with abstracts


Monday 23 April
16:30-17:15 Greg Restall · Assertion, Denial and Paraconsistent Theories
17:30-18:15 Leon Horsten · Conditionals for Kripkean Theories of Truth
19:00 Conference dinner · speakers only · Panelled Room, New College


Tuesday 24 April
11:00-11:45 Volker Halbach · Axiomatic and Semantic Theories of Truth
12:00-12:45 Ignacio Ojea · At risk for paradox
14:00-14:45 Graham Leigh · Capturing stable truth
15:00-15:45 Diego Tajer · Necessitation and Fitch's paradox
16:15-17:00 Lucas Rosenblatt · The Knowability Paradox and the syntactic type-theoretic approach
17:15-18:00 James Studd · The Iterative Conception of Set: A (bi-)modal axiomatisation


Wednesday 25 April
11:00-11:45 Carlo Nicolai · Truth, Syntax, Conservativeness
12:00-12:45 Øystein Linnebo · How to prove soundness
13:45-14:30 Federico Pailos · Circularity and Paradox in Cook's proposal
14:45-15:30 Kentaro Fujimoto · Arguing for axiomatic theories of truth
15:45-16:30 Eduardo Barrio & Lavinia Picollo · The Revision Theory of Truth, FS and ω-inconsistency
  We will finish in time so that participants will be able to attend Stephen Yablo's first Locke lecture.

Participation is free and guests are welcome. But we ask to register by email:

The conference is supported by the UK-Latin America and the Caribbean Link Programme of the British Academy.