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Indexicalism book symposium

 There will be a book symposium around the launching of Indexicalism: Realism and the Metaphysics of Paradox. These are the plans:

Indexicalism: Realism and the Metaphysics of Paradox

Online Book symposium

Schedule (in Edinburgh time – BST):

September, 29th

Session 1:

BST: 16:00 – 19:20 (Starts at: Brasília: 12:00noon, San Francisco: 8:00am, Madrid: 17:00)

16:00 Sofya Gevorkyan (independent philosopher and artist) and Carlos Segovia (independent philosopher): “The Common, the Otherwise, and the Plucking of a Non-Ontological Daisy.”

16:50 Paul Livingston (Professor, Philosophy, University of New Mexico): The Essential Paradoxical

17:40 John Bova (University of New Mexico and New Centre for Research & Practice):

The existential indexical

18:30 Gerson Brea (Tecnische Universität München): TBA

Session 2:

BST: 20:00 – 22:30 (Starts at: Brasília: 16:00, San Francisco: 12:00noon, Madrid: 21:00)

20:00 Steven Shaviro (DeRoy Professor of English Wayne State University): TBA

20:50 Christopher RayAlexander (Candler School of Theology at Emory University and Kennesaw State University) Neither Earth Nor Air: Beyond Rootedness and Toward an Indexicalist Theology

21:40 Janina Moninska (independent artist) TBA

September, 30th

Session 3: Spanish and Portuguese speaking

BST: 14:00 – 17:20 (Starts at: Brasília: 10:00am, San Francisco: 6:00am, ; Madrid: 15:00)

14:00 German Prosperi (National University of La Plata): TBA

14:50 Gabriela Lafetá (Independent philosopher): A ética do fora frente à perspectiva de dentro: o paradoxo indexicalista

15:40 Andrea Vidal (National University of La Plata): TBA

16:30 Elzahrã Omar Osman (University of Brasília): TBA

Session 4:

BST: 18:00 – 20:30 (Starts at: Brasília: 14:00, San Francisco: 10:00am,, Madrid: 19:00)

18:00 Graham Harman (Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, Southern California Institute of Architecture): TBA

18:50 Charlie Johns (University of Lincoln): Unilateral and Bilateral accounts of Exteriority: The Great Outdoors OR Exteriority as Produced?

19:40 Jon Cogburn (Louisiana State University): Notes Towards an Indexicalist Epistemology

October, 1st

Session 5:

BST: 16:00 – 19:20 (Starts at: Brasília: 12:00noon, San Francisco: 8:00am, Madrid: 17:00

16:00 Aha Else (Non-specific artist): Dikembe Marcel and the metaparadox from indexical of ism

16:50 Jean Pierre Caron (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro): TBA

17:40 Michel Weber (Director of the Centre for Philosophical Practice (Brussels) and Adjunct Professor at the Department of Educational Foundations of the University of Saskatchewan): Metaphysics between contradictions and paradoxes: Some Whiteheadian remarks

18:30 Manuel de Pinedo (University of Granada): The other within: a second-personal paradox for self-knowledge

Session 6:

BST: 20:00 – 22:15 (Starts at: Brasília: 16:00, San Francisco: 12:00noon, Madrid: 21:00)

20:00 Responses by Hilan Bensusan

21:00 General discussion

Papers will be appear in Cosmos and History.

The event will be broadcast on the youtube channel of the Das Questões journal (


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