2nd Ludwig Wittgenstein Summer School 2010 (Peter Hacker, Joachim Schulte)

Information for the participants.

04.08.2010, 10.00h: 2nd Ludwig Wittgenstein Summer School - Starting Shot.

The International Ludwig Wittgenstein Institute (ILWI)

founded by ALWS

is pleased to announce the

2nd Ludwig Wittgenstein Summer School

4th – 7th August 2010
Kirchberg am Wechsel / Lower Austria

Augustine’s Picture of Language: Names, Samples and Simples.

Philosophical Investigations §§ 1– 89

Peter HACKER (Oxford)
Joachim SCHULTE (Zurich)

Scientific Organization: Volker MUNZ (Graz, ALWS)

Maximum number of participants: 40

Application deadline (registration and payment): 31 March 2010

Information concerning acceptance/non-acceptance: 30 April 2010 (Full reimbursement in case of non-acceptance)

Date of arrival: 3 August 2010

Accommodation will be organized by the ALWS and is located just opposite the conference centre. Private booking possible.

Summer school participants are invited to join the 33rd International Wittgenstein Symposium:


at reduced fees.

€ 220 including conference participation (€ 180 for ALWS members)
€ 180 summer school only (€ 150 for ALWS members).

Summer school fees can be reimbursed only until 15 June 2010 (minus € 20 handling charge).
(Refunding of later cancellation: € 110 / € 90; minus € 20 handling charge)

Payment of the fees includes:
* Free board and lodging during the summer school (dormitory)
* Certificate of participation (working load in ECTS points)

Required qualifications: The summer school is addressed to advanced university students in philosophy. Elementary knowledge of Wittgenstein’s philosophy is desirable. Applicants are asked to send a performance record and a 3-page essay (in electronic form to Volker Munz) on one or several remarks taken from §§1-89.
Further details concerning preparation (reading list), programme, etc. will be announced.

Teaching language: English

(Ludwig Wittgenstein with his school class in Lower Austria, 1922-24.)

For registration please click here

Please send your application documents to:

Dr. Volker A. Munz
Institut fuer Philosophie
Karl-Franzens-Universitaet Graz
Heinrichstraße 26/VI
A-8010 Graz

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