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Copenhagen Summer School in Phenomenology and Philosophy of Mind
Copenhagen University, Njalsgade 134, Aud. 22.0.11, 2300 Copenhagen S.
The course will provide essential insights into central themes within the philosophy of mind, viewed from a phenomenological perspective.
Topics include: intentionality, perception, empathy, introspection and justification.
The course will consist of a mixture of key note lectures, PhD presentations and seminars (30 hours total), aimed at advanced MA students and PhD students. Post Docs are also invited to apply. The Summerschool is co-funded by the PhD programme in philosophy at the University of Copenhagen.
Monday 6 August: Søren Overgaard (University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
Perceptual Experience in Husserl's Phenomenology
Tuesday 7 August: Sophie Loidolt (Universität Wien, Austria)
Intentionality and Justification
Wednesday 8 August: Charles Siewert (Rice University, Houston, USA)
Phenomenality and Introspection
Thursday 9 August: Uriah Kriegel (University of Arizona, Tucson, USA)
Friday 10 August: Dan Zahavi (University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
Dissecting Empathy: Husserl and Stein
The deadline for applying is 7 May 2012.
Applications submitted after this date will not be considered.
Students interested in giving a short presentation (20 minutes + 10 minutes discussion) must submit an abstract when they register.
How to submit an abstract (500-1000 words):
1. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Include the abstract as an attachment (acceptable formats: .doc, .docx, .rtf, and .pdf)
3. Ensure that the subject line of the email reads: Abstract Copenhagen Summer School 2012
Venue: University of Copenhagen, Njalsgade 140-142, 2300 Copenhagen S
We welcome students from all countries.
Conference fee: DKK 500
(This fee includes conference participation, coffee/tea/refreshments, and a conference dinner.) Information regarding conference payment and accommodation will follow later.
To request further information, please email Simon Høffding: email@example.com
The Copenhagen Summer School in Phenomenology and Philosophy of Mind was launched back in 2010 as an initiative of the Nordic Society for Phenomenology.