Logic and Language

Graham Priest (CUNY): Thinking the Impossible

Speaker: Graham Priest (CUNY)
Title: Thinking the Impossible
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: ILLC Common Room

Can one conceive things that are logically impossible? The talk will answer ‘yes’. To arrive at an answer it will be necessary understand impossibility more clearly. Much of the talk will therefore be constituted by a discussion of the nature of impossible worlds.