“In Wittgenstein’s Footsteps”

International Conference

University of Iceland

14-17 September 2012



Between the 12th and 30th of September, 1912, the youthful Ludwig Wittgenstein and his friend, David Pinsent, traveled in and around Iceland. To commemorate the 100th anniversary of their visit, the Department of Philosophy of the University of Iceland (now part of the Faculty of History and Philosophy), in cooperation with the University’s Institute of Philosophy, will host a conference, “In Wittgenstein’s Footsteps”, to be held 14-17 September 2012 at the University of Iceland.


The Conference Program is now available.

The structure of the program is as follows:


Practical Information:

Detailed practical information is now posted.
Here is a map of the University campus.

Information for speakers at the conference.



Professor Mikael M. Karlsson, mike@hi.is

Professor Gunnar Haršarsongunhar@hi.is



Last updated: 13 Sept. 2012