5th Meeting of the Nordic Network for Metaphysics

The Nordic Network of Metaphysics will held its

Fifth Meeting of NNM

November 12 and 13, 2021

Venue: University of Lund

LUX-building, room B336, https://www.ht.lu.se/en/the-faculties/our-buildings/lux/

Organizers: Tobias Hansson Wahlberg and Robin Stenwall


November 12

9:00-9:05 Welcome

9:05-10:20 Einar Duenger Bohn (University of Agder): “Being as Information”

10:20-10:30 coffee

10:30-11:45 Eve Kitsik (University of Cologne): “An Ethical Case for Ethics-First Social Metaphysics”


13:15-14:30 Bram Vaassen (Umeå University): “Absence and Abnormality”

14:30-14:45 coffee

14:45-16:00 Johanna Seibt (Aarhus University): “Ontological (‘Metaphysical’) Explanation”

17:30 Dinner

November 13

9:30-10:45 Jani Hakkarainen (Tampere University): “Metaphysics without Metaphysical Realism, Mostly”

10:45-11:00 coffee

11:00-12:15 Anna-Sofia Maurin (Gothenburg University): “The Anatomy of Metaphysical Explanation” 


13:45-15:00 Åsa Burman (Stockholm University): “A Taxonomy of Social Facts”

15:00-15:15 coffee

15:15-16:15 Round table discussion: the next NNM meeting, other issues

Practical Information

For registration and suggestions for accommodation please contact …

Lunch November 12: På skissernas https://paskissernas.se

Dinner November 12: Mat & Destillat https://www.matochdestillat.se

Lunch November 13:Thúy http://www.thuy.se