The Unity of Perception: a Workshop with Susanna Schellenberg

July 4-5, 2016

University of Tübingen

VENUE:

Forum Scientiarum, Doblerstraße 33, 72074 Tübingen

 

DAY1:  FACETS OF PERCEPTION

July 4, 2016, Monday

 

9.30-10.45 Susanna Schellenberg (Rutgers) – ‘Unstructured content, functions, and the nature of mental representation’

11.00-12.15 Chiara Brozzo (MPI) – 'Understanding motor actions: is this mindreading?'

12.15-13.45 LUNCH

13.45-15.00 Adrian Alsmith (Copenhagen) – ‘Agentive Self-Location'

15.00-16.15 Krisztina Orban (CIN Tübingen) – ‘From Self-Directed Actions to Guaranteed Right Reference’ 

16.15-16.45 COFFEE

16.45-18.00 Thomas Sattig (Tübingen) – ‘The Mind’s Moving Spotlight’

 

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DAY 2:  WORKSHOP ON SCHELLENBERG'S THE UNITY OF PERCEPTION

July 5, 2016, Tuesday 

 

10.00-11.45

Session 1: Perceptual particularity

Reading: ‘Perceptual particularity’ PPR (2016)

Commentator: Adrian Alsmith (Copenhagen)

 

11.45-13.00 LUNCH

 

13.00-14.45

Session 2: Experience and Evidence

Reading: 'Experience and Evidence’ Mind (2013)

Commentator: Moritz Mueller (Tübingen)

 

14.45-15.15 COFFEE

 

15.15-17.00

Session 3: Perceptual Content

Reading: ‘In Defense of Perceptual Content’ (chapter 4 of ms.)

Commentator: Nadja El Kassar (ETH Zürich)