Philosophy Department Hosts Second PLM Conference

October 8, 2013

The Department of Philosophy hosted the Second PLM Conference on Sept.13-15. PLM (Philosophy of Language and Mind) is a network of philosophical centers, institutes, and academic departments in Europe whose main purposes are to further the study of philosophy of mind and language in Europe as well as provide a platform for cooperation among its members. Its 12 members are among the leading institutes in the field on the continent and in the UK. PLM is chaired by Hanoch Ben-Yami, professor in CEU’s Department of Philosophy. Featuring high-level discourse, the conference contributed to making the department one of Europe’s most important and visible philosophy institutions.