Philosophy, Psychology and Neuroscience Research Seminars
The PPN Research Seminar is a joint endeavour to promote interdisciplinary discussion between Philosophy, Psychology and Neuroscience.
Time: 4pm (see *s below for exceptions)
Venue: For 2021-2022 seminars will again take place by Zoom.
In addition to the regular meetings, we hold Work in Progress (WiP) meetings where postgraduates present their work. WiP meetings are identified as such below.
All students, staff and visiting researchers are welcome to attend.
Title: The illusory and hallucinatory nature of dreams
Speaker: Fiona Macpherson (CSPE, University of Glasgow)
Title: Overlap and confusion between imagination and perception
Speaker: Nadine Diijkstra (The Metalab, UCL)
18 October at *NOON*
Title: A mathematician’s view of depth illusion
Speaker: Kokichi Sugihara (Meiji Institute for Advanced Study of Mathematical Sciences)
Speaker: Jacob Beck (Philosophy, York University)
Speaker: Katalin Farkas (Philosophy, Central European University)
29 November at *1pm*
Speaker: Chris Letheby (Philosophy, University of Western Australia)
Speaker: Nicholas Shea (Institute of Philosophy, University of London)
Speaker: Ladan Shams (Psychology & Neuroscience, UCLA)
Speaker: Anil Seth (Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience, University of Sussex)
Speaker: Ophelia Deroy (Philosophy & Neuroscience, Ludwig Maximilian University Munich)
Speaker: Marta Jorba (Philosohpy, Pompeu Fabra Barcelona)
Plus (with dates to be confirmed):
- John Morrison (Philosophy, Columbia)
- Kathleen Akins (Philosophy, Simon Fraser University)
This year’s seminars are jointly sponsored by the Institute of Neuroscience & Psychology, and the CSPE.