Bernard Bolzano
Talks

Talks

The following is a list of some of the lectures on Bolzano’s mathematics and related topics in logic and philosophy. This list is under constant revision but is not meant to be exhaustive and will initially only include talks from 2000.

2021

“The Grounds of Quantified Sentences: A Bolzanian Solution to the Paradoxes of Grounding”, by Francesco Genco, as part of the Explanatory Inference Seminar.
“The 1804 examination for the chair of Elementary Mathematics at Prague University”, by Elías Fuentes Guillén and Davide Crippa, as part of the Seminar on the History and Didactics of Mathematics in Brno. Announcement.
“Le Rein analytischer Beweis de Bolzano”, by Hourya Benis-Sinaceur, as part of the 13th French PhilMath Workshop.
“The tensions underlying Bolzano’s Grössenlehre“, by Elías Fuentes Guillén, as part of the Joint BSHM – CSHPM/SCHPM Conference.
Bolzano, Collections, Sets and Infinity“, by Anna Bellomo, as part of the activities of the Φ-Math reading group.

2020

Bolzano’s Mathematical Infinite”, by Anna Bellomo and Guillaume Massas, as part of the Midwest PhilMath Workshop and as part of the 12th French PhilMath Workshop.

2019

Visions in the Night: Bolzano’s Anticipations of Continuity”, by Steve Russ, as part of the BSHM Christmas Meeting.
“The notion of quantities 𝜔 in the early works of Bolzano”, by Elías Fuentes Guillén, as part of the 3rd Franco-Mexican Advanced Seminar in the History and Philosophy of Science.
“‘Proving what everyone already knows’: Bolzano’s conceptual analysis”, by Hourya Benis-Sinaceur, as part of the 10th PhilMath Intersem.

2018

Lecture Bolzano’s early mathematical concepts: old terms within new practices?”, by Elías Fuentes Guillén, as part of a Josef Dobrovský Fellowship. Chaired by Steve Russ. Announcement.

2013

Bolzanovy analytické úvahy. Základy matematiky očima Bernarda Bolzana”, by Alena Šolcová.

2011

“Representation of Bolzano’s content inferences with singular terms in the language of predicate logic”, by Борис Ивановичc Федоров, as part of the 14th CLMPS.