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Preliminary Programme

Title of the seminar: Wittgenstein, Language and Law

Date and time: 28 November 2013 11:00 - 16:45 and 29 November 2013 9:00 – 12:45.

Venue: Meeting room 341, Building 1481, Nobelparken, Aarhus University, Jens Chr.Skous Vej 2, 8000 Aarhus C, DK.

Thursday 28 November 2013

11.15 Welcome
Cecilie Eriksen, Ph.D.-student, Department of Law, Aarhus University, Denmark
11.30-12.30

Wittgenstein’s Philosophy of Language

Anne-Marie S. Christensen, President, Nordic Wittgenstein Society, Assistant Professor in Philosophy, Department for the Study of Culture, Southern University of Denmark, Denmark

12.30-13.30

Lunch

13.30-14.30

How to Do Things with Wittgenstein - Wittgenstein’s Methods and Applications outside Philosophy

Oskari Kuusela, Senior Lecturer, School of Philosophy, University of East Anglia, UK

14.30-15.30

What Has Wittgenstein to Offer Law?

Sten Schaumburg-Müller, Professor of Jurisprudence, Department of Law, Aarhus University, Denmark

15.30

Coffee, fruit and cake

15.45-16.45

Wittgenstein and Legal Formalism

Maija Aalto-Heinilä, Lecturer in Philosophy of Law, Department of Law, University of Eastern Finland, Finland

18.30

Seminar dinner at ’Den Rustikke’, Mejlgade 20, 8000 Århus C

Friday 29. November 2013

9:00-10:00

Minds, Brains & the Law – The Conceptual Foundations of Law and Neuroscience

Dennis Patterson, Professor of Law at EUI, Rutgers and Swansea, UK

10.15-11.15

Concepts of Crime

Olli Lagerspetz, Adjunct Professor, Department of Philosophy,
Åbo Akademi University, Finland

11.15

 Coffee, fruit and cake

11.45-12.45

Wittgenstein, Justice and Legal Interpretation

Susanna Lindroos-Hovinheimo, Master of Social Sciences, Doctor of Laws, School of Law, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK

12.45-13.45 Lunch and goodbye