A Celebration of the Life and Work of Hilary Putnam


Sunday, September 18, 2016, 2:00pm to 5:15pm


Emerson Hall 105


·         2pm:  Main speakers and music

           Welcome and introduction: Warren Goldfarb

     Gary Ebbs, Indiana University

     Geoffrey Hellman, University of Minnesota

     Musical interlude:  Hindemith, Mathis der Maler symphony, third movement

     Juliet Floyd,  Boston University

     David Macarthur , University of Sydney

     Musical interlude:  Brahms clarinet quintet, last movement

     Paul Franks, Yale University

     Yemima Ben-Menahem, Hebrew University

     Finale:  performance of the Mozart violin-viola duo, K. 423

·         4pm:  Short intermission 

·         4:15pm:  Round table on Putnam’s legacy into the future

·         5:15pm:  Reception in Robbins Library

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