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Bimal Krishna Matilal Logic Prize 2021

Deadline: Saturday 10 October 2020

Bimal Krishna Matilal (1935-1991) was at the same time an exponent of Indian logic and well conversant with modern/Western logical theories. He studied with Quine in the early 1960s and from 1977 to 1991 he was the Spalding Professor of Eastern Religion and Ethics at University of Oxford. He was the founder editor of the Journal of Indian Philosophy.

The Bimal Krishna Matilal Prize in Logic is awarded once every three years. The prize besides being honorific, supports the participation (housing + registration fee) of the winner in the World Congress of Universal Logic (UNILOG'2021 in Crete, Greece) and the publication of the paper in the journal Logica Universalis, Birkhauser.

Submissions are invited for the Bimal Krishna Matilal Logic Prize 2021. Submissions should be unpublished papers, 10 to 30 pages in length, in any area of logic, written in English only. The contender only needs to live in India and be affiliated with a University (or other educational institution) in India. There is no restriction of position, age, gender, or nationality.

For more information, see http://www.uni-log.org/logic-prize-india.

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