Research

Errata



Papers

         Counting Again, forthcoming in Grazer Philosophische Studien (with David Sanson and Cathleen Muller).

         Soames’s New Conception of Propositions Philosophical Studies 173.9 (Sept. 2016): 2533-2549.

         The Extraordinary Impossibility of Sherlock Holmes, Res Philosophica 92.3 (April 2016): 335-355.

         Brutal Identity In Fictional Objects, ed. Stuart Brock and Anthony Everett (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015), 174-207 (with Cathleen Muller).

         Against a Defense of Fictional Realism Philosophical Quarterly 64.255 (April 2014): 211-224 (with Cathleen Muller).

         Serial Fiction, Continued British Journal of Aesthetics 54.1 (Jan. 2014): 65-76.

         Benacerraf’s Revenge Philosophical Studies 166.1 Supplement (Dec. 2013): S111-S129 (with Chris Tillman).

         Not the Optimistic Type Canadian Journal of Philosophy 43.5-6 (Oct.-Dec. 2013): 575-589 (with Chris Tillman, Brian McLean, and Adam Murray).

         Never Been Kicked In Fight Club, ed. Thomas E. Wartenberg, Philosophers on Film (London: Routledge, 2011), 132-162.

         Ontological Superpluralism Philosophical Perspectives 25 (2011): 79-114.

         Descriptivism, Scope, and Apparently Empty Names Philosophical Studies 156.2 (Nov. 2011): 283-288 (with Andrew Cullison).

         Parts of Singletons Journal of Philosophy 107.10 (Oct. 2010): 501-533 (with Chris Tillman and Patrick Reeder).

         The Way Things Were Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 81.1 (July 2010): 24-39 (with David Sanson).

         Modality, Individuation, and the Ontology of Art Canadian Journal of Philosophy 38.4 (Dec. 2008): 491-517 (with Carl Matheson).

         Defending ‘Defending Musical Perdurantism’ British Journal of Aesthetics 48.1 (Jan. 2008): 80-85 (with Carl Matheson).

         On the Content of Experience Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 75.3 (Nov. 2007): 590-611 (with Timothy Schroeder).

         Fine Individuation British Journal of Aesthetics 47.2 (April 2007): 113-137 (with Carl Matheson).

         Millian Descriptivism Philosophical Studies 133.2 (March 2007): 181-198.

         A New Defence of the Modal Existence Requirement Synthese 154.2 (Jan. 2007): 335-343.

         Defending Musical Perdurantism British Journal of Aesthetics 46.1(Jan. 2006): 59-69 (with Carl Matheson).

         Against Widescopism Philosophical Studies 125.2 (Aug. 2005): 167-190.

         Why So Tense about the Copula? Mind 114.455 (July 2005): 703-708.

         Fusions and Ordinary Physical Objects Philosophical Studies 125.1 (July 2005): 61-83 (with Bob Bright).

         Creatures of Fiction, Myth, and Imagination American Philosophical Quarterly 41.4 (Oct. 2004): 331-337.

         Can a Musical Work Be Created? British Journal of Aesthetics 44.2 (April 2004): 113-134 (with Carl Matheson).

         Putting Things in Contexts Philosophical Review 112.2 (April 2003): 191-214.

         Quotation and Demonstration Philosophical Studies 111.1 (Oct. 2002): 69-80.

         What’s Puzzling Gottlob Frege? Canadian Journal of Philosophy 31.2 (June 2001): 159-200 (with Mike Thau).



Reviews, short entries, etc.


         Ontology In The Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Music, ed. Theodore Gracyk and Andrew Kania, Routledge Philosophy Companions (London: Routledge, 2011), 38-47 (with Carl Matheson).

         Ontology of Music In Aesthetics: A Reader in Philosophy of the Arts, 3rd ed., ed. David Goldblatt and Lee B. Brown (Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2011), 171-176 (with Carl Matheson).

         Presentism and Truthmaking Philosophy Compass 6.3 (March 2011): 196-208 (with David Sanson).

         Review of Trenton Merricks, Truth and Ontology Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (16 Feb. 2008).

         Review of Julian Dodd, Works of Music: An Essay in Ontology British Journal of Aesthetics 47.4 (Oct. 2007): 445-446.

         Empty Names In The Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics, 2nd ed., ed. Keith Brown, vol. 4 (Oxford: Elsevier, 2006), 132-136.

         Existence In The Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics, 2nd ed., ed. Keith Brown, vol. 4 (Oxford: Elsevier, 2006), 371-373.

         Kaplan, David In The Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 2nd ed., ed. Donald Borchert, vol. 5 (Detroit, MI: Macmillan, 2006), 38-40.

         Review of Stefano Predelli, Contexts: Meaning, Truth, and the Use of Language Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (17 Nov. 2006).

         On Sense and Direct Reference Philosophy Compass 1.1 (Feb. 2006): 171-185.

         Review of Jerrold J. Katz, Sense, Reference, and Philosophy Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (1 Jan. 2005).

         Review of Alan Berger, Terms and Truth: Reference Direct and Anaphoric Dialogue 43.3 (Summer 2004): 617-619.



Dissertation

         Empty Names UCLA (June 2002).