Professor Modesto Gómez-Alonso

Senior Lecturer of Philosophy at the Catholic University of Salamanca (Spain)
Modesto Gómez-Alonso is Senior Lecturer of Philosophy at the Catholic University of Salamanca (Spain). He is currently visiting Eidyn until October 2017. He has published the book Frágiles certidumbres. Wittgenstein y Sobre la certeza. Duda y lenguaje (Groundless Certitudes. Wittgenstein's On Certainty. Language and Scepticism) (Salamanca, 2006), as well as numerous articles. His research is focused mainly on two fields: Contemporary Epistemology and Early Modern Thought. He is deeply interested in Ernest Sosa's virtue epistemology and Descartes’ philosophy. Other fields of interest are Wittgenstein and Radical Scepticism.