On March 26th and 27th, 2020, the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology will host an international workhop on the topic of the nature and working mechanisms of hate speech. For details, visit the conference homepage here. A call for papers is to be found here.
My PhD thesis has recently been awarded the Lilli Bechmann-Rahn Prize by the Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology of Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg.
The blog of the German Society for Women in Philosophy (SWIP) features a post about me and my work ðŸ™‚
Last Tuesday, on February 6th, I finally — and successfully — defended my PhD thesis! I’m relieved and very happy. Now, on to grading a pile of logic exam papers… ðŸ™‚
Today, I will give a talk on Saul Kripke’s seminal “Naming and Necessity” as a part of the lecture series “Werke der modernen Philosophie” (Works of Modern Philosophy) at Erlangen’s Institute of Philosophy. Here’s a poster with all previous and upcoming talks.
I am a philosopher at Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg with a focus on theoretical philosophy, and philosophy of language in particular. Recently, I have finished my dissertation on linguistic vagueness. I obtained a bachelor’s degree in German studies (major) and philosophy (minor) from Heinrich-Heine-University DÃ¼sseldorf in 2008 and a master’s degree in philosophy (major) and linguistics (minor) from Stuttgart University in 2011.…