Information & Communication Workshop Feb 19 & 20

Information & Communication Workshop Feb 19 & 20

All welcome. Everything will be in Science Studies Room 5307 at the CUNY Graduate Center, 365 5th Avenue. Organized by Peter Godfrey-Smith.

Thursday 19th
11.00: Randy Gallistel – TBA
12.15: Rosa Cao – “Modular Organization and the Appeal of Information”
1.30: Lunch (probably wander to Heartland, and/or something more distributed).
2.30: Charles Rathkopf – “Information and Objectivity”
3.45: Manolo Martinez – “Signaling Games and Modality”

Friday 20th
11.00: Gill Shen, “Sender-Receiver without Senders and Receivers”
12.15: Shawn Simpson, “Communication Between Groups and Collective Entities”
1.30: Lunch
2.30: Ron Planer, “Intragenomic Signaling in the Presence of Parent-of-Origin Information”
3.45: Jesse Rappaport, “Is Human Language a Signaling System? Lessons from Pragmatics.”