1st Ludwig Wittgenstein Summer School 2009 (Peter Hacker, Joachim Schulte)

The International Ludwig Wittgenstein Institute (ILWI)

founded by ALWS

is pleased to announce the

1st Ludwig Wittgenstein Summer School

6th – 8th August 2009
Kirchberg am Wechsel / Lower Austria

„Privacy and Private Language:
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Peter HACKER (Oxford)
Joachim SCHULTE (Zurich)

Scientific Organization: Volker MUNZ (Graz, ALWS)

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

Maximum number of participants: 35

Application deadline (registration and payment): 31 March 2009

Information concerning acceptance/non-acceptance: 30 April 2009
(Full reimbursement in case of non-acceptance)

Date of arrival: 5 August 2009

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

32rd 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 2009 (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 primarily addressed to advanced students in philosophy. Elementary knowledge of Wittgenstein’s philosophy is desirable. Applicants are asked to send a performance record and a letter of recommendation.

Further details concerning preparation (reading list), programme, etc. will be announced.

Teaching language: English

For travel information please see:

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