Fall 2016 Cognitive Science Speaker Series Schedule

Fall 2016 Cognitive Science Speaker Series Schedule

COGNITIVE SCIENCE SPEAKER SERIES
Fall 2016, Fridays, 1-3 pm
Room 7102, CUNY Graduate Center

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September 16:  Aaron Bentley
Cognitive Science and Philosophy, CUNY Graduate Center
“Do Informal Groupings Communicate?”

 

September 23:  Susanna Schellenberg
Philosophy and Center for Cognitive Science (RuCCS), Rutgers University
“Perceptual Consciousness as a Mental Activity”

 

September 30:   David Neely
Cognitive Science and Philosophy, CUNY Graduate Center
“Some Problems for Referentialism about Names”

 

October 7:  Joshua Gert
Philosophy, The College of William and Mary
“Quality Spaces and Constancy Phenomena”

 

October 14:  No talk—NYU Conference on the Ethics of
Artificial Intelligence (*registration required*):

 

October 21:  Craige Roberts
Linguistics, The Ohio State University and New York University
“Agreeing and Assessing: Epistemic Modals and the Question under Discussion”
Abstract at: http://tinyurl.com/dr-cuny/Roberts-abstr.pdf

 

October 28: Kristen Syrett
Linguistics and Center for Cognitive Science (RuCCS), Rutgers University
“Experimental Evidence for Gradability with Nominals and Category Membership”

 

November 4:  Tyler Wilson
Cognitive Science and Philosophy, CUNY Graduate Center
“Color Constancy and Veridical Perception”

 

November 11:  Dmitry Ivanov
Philosophy and Cognitive Science, Institute of Philosophy,
Russian Academy of Sciences, and Visiting Scholar
in Cognitive Science, CUNY Graduate Center
“Embodied Cognition and Vygotsky’s Cultural-Historical Theory”

 

November 18:  Ryan McElhaney
Cognitive Science and Philosophy, CUNY Graduate Center
“Unconscious Intentional Content and Phenomenal Intentionality”

 

November 25:  No talk—Thanksgiving

 

December 2:  Brian McLaughlin
Philosophy and Center for Cognitive Science (RuCCS), Rutgers University
“The Skewed View From Here:  Normal Geometrical Misperception”

 

A PDF flier listing fall 2016 talks is at http://tinyurl.com/cstalks

 

Do join us for these talks—
David Rosenthal
Coordinator, Interdisciplinary Concentration in Cognitive Science
CUNY Graduate Center