Nordic Wittgenstein Review

Nordic Wittgenstein Review (NWR) publishes original contributions on all aspects of Wittgenstein's thought and work. Each issue includes an invited paper, a peer-reviewed articles section, an archival section or an interview, as well as a book review section. The journal is published by the Nordic Wittgenstein Society (NWS).


- Deadline for Vol. 5 / No. 2: Jan. 31, 2016, Publ. Dec. 2016
- Deadline for Vol. 6 / No. 1: Aug. 31, 2016. Publ. June 2017
- Deadline for Vol. 6 / No. 2: Jan. 31, 2017. Publ. Dec. 2017.

*SPECIAL ISSUE 2015*: Wittgenstein and Forms of Life, eds. Eds Daniele Moyal-Sharrock, Sandra Laugier and Piergiorgio Donatelli

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(Forthcoming) VOLUME 5 / NUMBER 2 (2016)

This issue will be published in December 2016.

The submitted articles in this issue are open for comments for three weeks in our PREPRINT OPEN REVIEW.

We invite comments on the contents of our forthcoming issue. Our hope is to engage the community in a process of collaborative review, with the aim of enhancing the scholarly value of the contributions.

The final versions of these articles and the remainder of the content will be published in December 2016.

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Table of Contents

Invited Paper

Juliet Floyd

Section i: Articles

How to read the Tractatus sequentially PDF
Tim Kraft
What We Can Learn about Phenomenal Concepts from Wittgenstein’s Private Language PDF
Roberto Sá Pereira
Moore(anists) and Wittgenstein on Radical Skepticism PDF
Nicola Claudio Salvatore
"The suffering of an ascetic" - On linguistic and ascetic self-misunderstanding in Wittgenstein and Nietzsche PDF
Peter K Westergaard

Section iv: Book Reviews

Review: Dialectic of the Ladder by Ben Ware
Kevin Cahill
Review: Wittgenstein's "Remarks on Colour". Edited by Frederik Gierlinger and Štefan Riegelnik
Marcos Silva
Review: Wittgenstein and the Creativity of Language, Edited by Grève and Mácha.
Daniel Sharp

ISSN: 2242-248X