Cognitive Science | Spring 2014 Speaker Series

Cognitive Science | Spring 2014 Speaker Series

                               Spring 2014, Fridays, 1-3 pm
                         Room 7102, CUNY Graduate Center

 

February 14:  Friederike Moltmann
Philosophy and Linguistics, NYU and CNRS, Paris
“Attitude Reports and the Distinction between
Actions and their Products”

 

February 21:  Chaz Firestone
Psychology, Yale University
“Shape Skeletons in Human Vision:  A Case Study in
Representational Format”

 

February 28:  Ai Koizumi
Psychology, Consciousness and Computation Lab, Columbia
“The Effects of Perceptual Confidence on Top-Down
Cognitive  Control”

 

March 7:  Sinan Dogramici
Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin
“The Metaphysics and Epistemology of Partial Attitudes”

 

March 14:  Shaun Nichols
Philosophy, University of Arizona
“Rational Learners and Non-Utilitarian Rules”

 

March 21:  Elizabeth Chua
Psychology, Brooklyn College and CUNY Graduate Center
“How We Know that We Know:  Insights from Metamemory”

 

March 28:  James Pryor
Philosophy, NYU
Title TBA
***N.B.  Different room for this one day:  9-206***

 

April 4:  Jorge Morales
Philosophy and Consciousness and Computation Lab, Columbia
“Metacognition and the Fate of Unattended Stimuli”

 

April 11:  Elisabeth Camp
Philosophy, Rutgers University
Title TBA

 

April 18 and 25:  No talks—CUNY spring break and
        CUNY Graduate Student Philosophy Conference)

 

Philosophy, Kent State University
“Why Are Some Garden-Path Effects Conscious?”

 

May 9:  Jody Azzouni
Philosophy, Tufts University
“Semantic Perception”

 

May 16:  Speaker and title TBA

 

A pdf flier listing spring 2014 talks is at http://tinyurl.com/cstalks

 

Organized by David Rosenthal, Coordinator, Interdisciplinary Concentration in Cognitive Science http://tinyurl.com/dr-cuny. Email: davidrosenthal@nyu.edu.