My name is Rory Harder. I am currently completing my PhD in philosophy at the University of Toronto. My main research interests are in the philosophy of language and mind, with a focus on the meaning and use of demonstratives.

Here is my CV.

You can e-mail me at rory.harder [at]


Feel free to e-mail me for drafts. Any comments are appreciated!

  • [under review]

  • The Grammar of Reference: Salience and Deixis in Anaphora Resolution (in preparation)


I have taught third-year seminars on perception and Frege’s puzzle at the University of Toronto and first-year introduction to formal reasoning and decision making at Rutgers University.