CALL FOR PAPERS - Wittgenstein and Applied Epistemology

June 06-07, 2017

6th Symposium of the International Ludwig Wittgenstein Society (ILWG)


  Nova Institute of Philosophy (IFILNOVA)

  Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, New University of Lisbon (FCSH/NOVA)


  Scientific Organization: Nuno Venturinha


  6-7 June 2017


Invited speakers include:


Marco Brusotti (Technical University of Berlin / University of Salento)

Michel Le Du (University of Strasbourg)

Andrew Lugg (University of Ottawa)

Sofia Miguens (University of Porto)

Constantine Sandis (University of Hertfordshire)

Vicente Sanfélix (University of Valencia)

Genia Schönbaumsfeld (University of Southampton)


Call for Papers:


Abstracts, of no more than 500 words, are welcome for 30-minute presentations in English addressing the intersections between Wittgenstein’s thought and applied epistemology. They can be sent to Prof. Dr. Nuno Venturinha at by 31 January 2017. Notifications will be sent by 15 March 2017. Subjects include, but are not limited to, the following:


  • Aesthetic Epistemology

  • Formal Epistemology

  • Legal Epistemology

  • Moral Epistemology

  • Religious Epistemology

  • Scientific Epistemology

  • Social Epistemology


Attendance is free, but space is limited and pre-registration is required. To pre-register, please send an email to the event organizer. For more information, please visit

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