“Epistemology curriculum” is just a shorthand for a curriculum of Language, Mind, Science and Cognition. Here you may find the list of teaching activities, lectures and seminars that are mandatory for the first year (but open to every PhD student). ¬†In the second¬†Year you should ¬†follow (I) and (V). If abroad¬†you should follow something analogous.

¬†After the list of mandatory teaching¬† you may also find a selection of events of interest you are strongly invited to attend – –¬†See also Archive 2013-2016.

‚Äď (I)¬†¬†Reading Group & talks: either in Genoa ¬†or Turin¬†
(1a) Torino: READING GROUP (Torino):   List of dates and papers
(1b) Torino: LLC’s¬†Talks of Logic language and Cognition
(2a) Genova: EPILOG – Language (list of dates)
(2b) Genova : EPILOG РScience(Genova): (list of dates)

‚Äď (II)¬†two¬†specific lectures on Classics and on a selected topic:
(1) LECTURES ON CLASSICS in Analytic Philosophy. Torino: 18-22 September 10-13; 15-18  (Bonino e Marconi) [see INFO on Readings and Site]
(2) LECTURES on Consciousness and Intentionality. Torino: September 26 and October 5: 10am-1pm / 2pm-4m – Aula di Antica, Palazzo Nuovo, via S. Ottavio 20, Torino. (October 5 lessons 2-4 p.m. will be in Aula Guzzo)[Alberto Voltolini][see SCHEDULE]

‚Äď (III)¬†a Graduate Level Class either in Genoa or in Turin (or other lectures proposed)
Graduate Level Classes may be  found on the University Sites. Graduate Level Classes on Logic will be provided in Torino and in Genoa (teachers: Andrea Iacona in Torino, Marcello Frixione and Massi Vignolo in Genoa). [this is not strictly mandatory; it may help students with less preparation in logic; students may also follow other magistral teachings].

‚Äď (IV)¬†¬†A¬†written¬†examination in mathematical logic ¬†should also be taken by students of the curriculum. You¬†may follow a course¬†of ¬†Graduate level Logic as one of the¬†mandatory requirements.

‚Äď (V)¬†¬†¬†Seminars or workshops on pertinent topics
(1) 2018, May 23-25:  Seminar with Emma Borg and Stefano Predelli (Genova)
(2)  2018 May31.June 1st: Topoi Conference: Foundational Issues in Philosophical Semantics(Torino)
(*) [next year] 2018 November: Seminar with Manuel Garcia Carpintero and Franocis Recanati

PAPERS & PRESENTATIONS: At the first year you will be asked to write  three papers (4500-5000 words), two concerning either the lectures or the seminars/workshops and one  for the shared teaching. You  might be invited to make presentations during the Reading groups. (II) is mandatory for 32 Cycle students, but also 33 cycle students may use these lessons  as the mandatory ones.


07/11/2018 - 10/11/2018. Seminar with Manuel Garcia Carpintero and Francois Recanati  
Genova, via Balbi (place to be decided yet) [PROVISIONAL DATE]
31/05/2018 - 01/06/2018. Foundational Issues in Philosophical Semantics (Topoi Conference)  
Torino, Campus Einaudi
23/05/2018 - 25/05/2018. Borg/Predelli Workshop on Context Dependence  
Genoa, place to be announced later
19/03/2018 - 23/03/2018. Rae H. Langton: Authority Speech and Knowledge  
Milano - luogo da definirsi 14-17
15/03/2018. Marina Sbis√† su Asserzione  
GENOVA, Aula Magna scienze Umanistiche, via Balbi 2, 16.00 (provisional)
02/02/2018 - 25/03/2018. Rolling Seminar & Argumentation  
Genoa, via Balbi (details to be decided)
18/12/2017 - 20/12/2017. Jennifer Hornsby on Human Agency  
Genova, via Balbi 2, Aula Magna Scienze Umanistiche
13/12/2017 - 20/12/2017. Introduzione alle lezioni di Rae Langton  
Milano - San Raffaele, Aula San Tommaso
07/12/2017. Daniele Sgaravatti, Dogmatismo e circolarit√†  
PAVIA Aula A del Palazzo S. Felice (Piazza Botta 6) ore 14.45
09/11/2017. Manuel Garcia Carpintero on fiction  
TORINO: Aula Guzzo via Po 18, 15.00
06/11/2017. Ermanno Bencivenga. Il bene e il bello: etica dell'immagine  
Torino, Aula di Antica, Palazzo Nuovo II piano, via S. Ottavio 20 Torino, 17-19 [!]
lezione dottorale
23/10/2017. Kasia Jaszcolt (Cambridge) The demise of the concept of time: linguistic evidence and metaphysical implications  
GENOVA, Aula Magna Scienze Umanistiche, via Balbi 2, h. 11-13
26/09/2017 - 05/10/2017. Alberto Voltolini: Lectures on Consciousness and Intentionality  
Two days: September 26 and October 5: 10am-1pm / 2pm-4m - Aula di Antica, Palazzo Nuovo, via S. Ottavio 20, Torino. (October 5 lessons 2-4 p.m. will be in Aula Guzzo)
18/09/2017 - 22/09/2017. Lectures on Russell and Wittgenstein (Marconi-Bonino)  
Torino Palazzo Nuovo (via S. Ottavio), 2nd Floor, AULA DI ANTICA  10.00 a.m.- 3.00 p.m.
13/09/2017 - 15/09/2017. Salzburg conference - call for paper - deadline May 1st  
31/08/2017 - 03/09/2017. Urbino Summer School in Epistemology  
Teachers: Jennifer Nagel, Stephen Stich, Timothy Williamson
04/07/2017 - 06/07/2017. Workshop on Representation, Meaning, and Content  
20/06/2017 - 23/06/2017. Contexts in Philosophy  
Paris, Jussieu Campus
12/06/2017 - 13/06/2017. New Trends in Epistemology (University of Pavia)  
SIFA-FINO Graduate Conference
10/06/2017 - 11/05/2017. XPRAG-IT  
Genova, DISFOR: Corso Andrea Podestà 2
Behavioral and Neural Evidence on Pragmatic Processing
22/05/2017 - 26/05/2017. Casalegno Lectures: Robert Stalnaker  
Milano-Statale: Via Festa del Perdono, 7, Aula 431, ore 14,30
18/05/2017 - 19/05/2017. Reasoning Club Conference LLC  
28/04/2017 - 29/06/2017. EPILOG Reading group  
Genova: Seminari di filosofia della scienza (sui meccanismi)
06/04/2017. Matthias SCHIRN (University of Munich), Frege: The True and what might the truth about "is true"  
Aula di Antica, Palazzo Nuovo (piano II) via Sant'Ottavio 20, Torino: 15-17
27/03/2017 - 26/05/2017. Prof. Mario Ferrero, Introduzione alla teoria dei giochi  
Vercelli: Aula Berretta, Sant‚ÄôAndrea, UniversitaŐÄ del Piemonte Orientale, 10-12 giorni: 27/3; 3/4; 10/4; 28/4; 5/5; 12/5; 19/5; 26/5
18/03/2017 - 15/06/2017. EPILOG Seminar