PPN Research Seminars 2019-20

Semester 1

16 September 2019
'Do Philosophical Arguments Influence Real-World Moral Behavior? Data on Meat Ethics and Charitable Giving'
Eric Schwitzgebel (Philosophy, UC Riverside)

25-26 October 2019
Conference on Perception: Epistemology and Mind

7 November 2019
'How well do we know how well we are imagining sounds?' 
Andrea Halpurn (Psychology, Bucknell)

11 November 2019
'Hearing voices and predictive processing: What are we expecting?
Ben Alderson-Day (Psychology, Durham)

18 November 2019 - WiP meeting
'A Reappraisal of J. J. C. Smart’s Materialist Metaphysics' Konstantinos Chatzigeorgiou (Philosophy)

9 December 2019
'What in the world is a hallucination?' Rami El Ali (Philosophy, Lebanese American University)

Semester 2

13 January 2020 - WiP meeting
'Can we even be satisfied' Fabien Dezeque (Philosophy)

14-15 January 2020
Conference on Perception, Colour and the Epistemology Within

23 January 2020
'Phenomenological control as cold control' Zoltan Dienes (Psychology, Sussex)                                                                                                                                         

3 February 2020 - WiP meeting
'Neural Annealing: How psychedelics and meditation reforge our minds' Joshua Clingo (Philosophy)

17 February 2020 - WiP meeting
'Contentless, dreamless sleep and the appeal for reflexive consciousness' Adriana Alcaraz Sanchez (Philosophy)

5 March 2020 
Imogen Dickie (Philosophy, St. Andrews) - Cancelled due to Covd-19

20 April 2020 
Wayne Wu (Centre for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Carnegie Mellon) - Cancelled due to Covd-19

4 May 2020 
Frederique de Vignemont (Jean Nicod, Paris) - Cancelled due to Covd-19