The seminar is held in association with the von Wright and Wittgenstein Archives (WWA) and the Swedish language study unit in Philosophy at the University of Helsinki. Its purpose is threefold. First of all, it is a forum for the ongoing research projects associated with WWA (The Creation of Wittgenstein and The Unknown von Wright). Second, it serves as a forum for scholars visiting WWA to present a paper. Third, it is a research seminar for the Swedish language unit of philosophy at the University of Helsinki, including post-doctoral researchers and doctoral students. The working languages of the seminar are usually English and Swedish.