The Philosophy Department at the University of Bamberg invites graduate students from all departments to apply for the International Summer School on “Metaphysics or Modernity?”. This event, which will take place from 6th to 17th of August 2012, in Bamberg, Germany, shall be an intensive think-tank for young academics who want to discuss the question whether metaphysical inquiry is still relevant in the 21st century. The participants will engage in a vivid debate under the guidance of the following international experts:

Richard King (University of Glasgow)

Jorge Gracia (SUNY Buffalo)

Barry Stroud (UC Berkeley)

Saul Kripke (CUNY)

Further details on the webpage: http://summerschool-bamberg.de/