Understanding the Senses: Past and Present – First Network Meeting

Understanding the Senses: Past and Present – First Network Meeting

Issued: Mon, 01 Jun 2015 12:10:00 BST

Network Meeting One: 4 June 2015

  • Workshop One: 10:30–12:30 The Language of Sight and Touch
    Workshop led by Professor Mark Amsler (New Zealand) and Dr. Javier Enrique Diaz Vera (Spain)
    Responses by Professor Annette Kern-Stahler (literature), Dr. Giovanni Gellera (philosophy), and Professor Kirk Ambrose (art history)
  • Workshop Two: 1:30–3:30 The Philosophy of Sight and Touch
    Workshop led by Professors Robert Pasnau (Colorado) and Fiona Macpherson (Glasgow)
    Responses by Professor Vincent Gillespie (literature), Dr. Mark Amsler (linguistics), and Professor Kirk Ambrose (art history)
  • Roundtable Discussion: 4:00–6:00
    Discussion led by Professors Maura Nolan and Richard Newhauser, and Drs. Marc Alexander, Katie Walter, Nuala Watt and David Bain

Workshops are free and open to the public. Workshops will take place in the philosophy seminar room. If you would like to attend, please notify Elizabeth Robertson.