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Saturday 11/30: Colloquium on "The Nature of Fictional Characters"

On Saturday November 30 Tobias Klauk and Christiana Werner host a colloquium on "The Nature of Fictional Characters“. An abstract you find here.
The programm looks as follows:

9.30 AM Welcome
9.45 AM-11.15 AM Graham Priest: Modal Meinongianism and Characterization
11.15 AM-11.30 AM Coffee
11.30 AM-1.00 PM Richard Woodward: Identity in Fiction
1.00 PM-2.30 PM Lunch
2.30 PM-4.00 PM Tatjana von Solodkoff: Grounding Fiction
4.00 PM-4.15 PM Coffee
4.15 PM-5.45 PM Lee Walters: A Creationist Metaphysics of Fictional Characters
5.45 PM-6.00 PM Coffee
6.00 PM-7.30 PM Fiora Salis: tba

The event takes place in the "Tagungszentrum" at the "historische Sternwarte" (Seminarraum 2). Everyone who is interested is welcome. However, since there is a limited capacity, please register by writing to