NYU: Kidd & Castano "Reading Literary Fiction Improves Theory of Mind" 9/19

NYU: Kidd & Castano “Reading Literary Fiction Improves Theory of Mind” 9/19

Emanuele Castano and David Kidd’s recent research on literature and theory of mind got quite a bit of coverage following their article in *Science,* which…

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NY Philosophy of Language Workshop Fall 2014 Lineup

NY Philosophy of Language Workshop Fall 2014 Lineup

We’re a community of philosophers of language centered in New York City. We have a meeting each week at which a speaker either presents a…

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Livestream Event: Peter Godfrey-Smith "Memory as Communication" 9/5

Livestream Event: Peter Godfrey-Smith “Memory as Communication” 9/5

Livestreamed Rotman Institute Speaker: Peter Godfrey-Smith The Rotman Institute of Philosophy 2014-2015 Speaker Series presents: Memory as Communication Peter Godfrey-Smith, City University of New York…

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Cognitive Science Fall 2014 Speaker Schedule

Cognitive Science Fall 2014 Speaker Schedule

Fall 2014, Fridays, 1-3 pm Room 7102, CUNY Graduate Center Organized by David Rosenthal, Coordinator, Interdisciplinary Concentration in Cognitive Science http://tinyurl.com/dr-cuny. Email: davidrosenthal@nyu.edu. September 12: …

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CFP: Wittgenstein & Quine on Truth, Evidence & Semantic Content at Zürich | Due 8/17

CFP: Wittgenstein & Quine on Truth, Evidence & Semantic Content at Zürich | Due 8/17

Wittgenstein and Quine on Truth, Evidence and Semantic Content Keynote speakers: Peter Hylton University of Illinois, Chicago Thomas Ricketts University of Pittsburgh Submission deadline: August…

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CFP: Dominating Speech at UConn | Due 9/22

CFP: Dominating Speech at UConn | Due 9/22

UConn Philosophy Department’s Injustice League Submission deadline: September 22, 2014 Conference date(s): November 21, 2014 – November 23, 2014 Go to the conference’s page Conference…

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Post-Doc Position at Oslo (CSMN) | Applications Due 9/1

Post-Doc Position at Oslo (CSMN) | Applications Due 9/1

Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Philosophy Description A Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship (SKO 1352) is vacant at the…

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Cognitive Approaches to Propositions at NYU June 13

Cognitive Approaches to Propositions at NYU June 13

‘Cognitive Approaches to Propositions or their Replacements’ Friday, June 13, 2014 NYU, Department of Philosophy 2nd floor Workshop descriptions The notion of an abstract proposition…

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SWIP-Analytic Essay Prize Winners Presentation | May 5

SWIP-Analytic Essay Prize Winners Presentation | May 5

The winners of the SWIP-Analytic 2014 Graduate Student Essay Prize, Fatema Amijee & Kate Nolfi, will present at SWIP-Analytic next Monday, May 5th, from 5-7…

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Workshop on Imperatives | May 10

Workshop on Imperatives | May 10

Workshop on Imperatives May 10, 2014 Co-sponsored by the New York Institute of Philosophy NYU, Department of Philosophy, 5 Washington Place, 2nd floor Program: 10.00…

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Audio: Stephen Neale "The Metaphysics of Aphonics & Implicit Reference" at Institute of Philosophy

Audio: Stephen Neale “The Metaphysics of Aphonics & Implicit Reference” at Institute of Philosophy

Stephen Neale (CUNY/Birmingham) – The Metaphysics of Aphonics and Implicit Reference Chair: Susanne Bobzien (All Souls College, Oxford) ‘The mayor can close schools when it…

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Video: Individual Interviews with CUNY PhD Students Daniel Harris, Katherine Tullmann, & Monique Whitaker

Video: Individual Interviews with CUNY PhD Students Daniel Harris, Katherine Tullmann, & Monique Whitaker

In December, three PhD students in the department, Daniel Harris, Katherine Tullmann, & Monique Whitaker, were interviewed by Philosophy Department Social Media Fellow Marilynn Johnson….

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Inaugural New York Institute of Philosophy Lectures with Stephen Yablo (MIT) April 18, 22, & 25, 2014

Inaugural New York Institute of Philosophy Lectures with Stephen Yablo (MIT) April 18, 22, & 25, 2014

The Inaugural New York Institute of Philosophy Lectures featuring Stephen Yablo (MIT) will be held on April 18th, April 22nd, and April 25th, 5-7pm each…

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CFP: SWIP-Analytic 2014 Graduate Student Essay Prize | Due 3/1

CFP: SWIP-Analytic 2014 Graduate Student Essay Prize | Due 3/1

**CALL FOR PAPERS** SWIP-Analytic 2014 Graduate Student Essay Prize SWIP-Analytic invites women graduate students to submit abstracts of works in progress in the areas of…

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CFP: Philosophy of Information | Due 3/1

CFP: Philosophy of Information | Due 3/1

Call for Abstracts: Sixth Workshop in the Philosophy of Information   Submissions are invited for the Sixth Workshop on the Philosophy of Information, which will…

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