CFS Newsletter No. 3 - 2014

CFS Newsletter No. 3 - 2014

The Center for Subjectivity Research was established in 2002 as an interdisciplinary "Center of Excellence." In the period 2002-2012 it was funded by the Danish National Research Foundation, with supplementary funding from the University of Copenhagen. Currently, it is host to a number of externally funded research projects. It is located at the Faculty of Humanities, and its current staff is affiliated with the Faculty of Humanities, the Faculty of Theology, and the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences.


Dan Zahavi appointed Honorary President of the Nordic Society of Phenomenology

Instrumental in establishing the society in May 2001, Dan Zahavi served as president until 2007, and remained on the executive committee until 2011. He now takes up the position of Honorary President.
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Did you miss the Open House?

Did you miss the Open House held by the Center for Subjectivity Research on 26 February?
See the programme
Click to see the lectures online.


Thomas Szanto will be employed at the CFS as a Postdoc Researcher from May 1st 2014, for 12 months. He is affiliated with the CFS-project “Empathy and Interpersonal Understanding”, funded by Velux Fonden.
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Adele-France Jourdan, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium (01.09.2013-30.06.2014)
Annemarie van Stee, Leiden University, Netherlands (14.01.2013-30.06.2014)
Bernardo Ainbinder, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina (16.10.2012-30.06.2014)
Jun Kuzuya, University of Tokyo (11.04.2014-30.06.2014)
Yoshiaki Motobayashi, Kobe University, Japan (18.04.2014-30.03.2015)
Zhiwei Zhang, Renmin University, China (01.09.2013-01.08.2014)


There's still time to register!
Deadline: 18 May, 2014

The Summer School will take place 18-22 August 2014.
Speakers include:
Walter Hopp, Boston University, USA
Julia Jansen, University College Cork, Ireland
Dorothée Legrand, Archives Husserl, France
Søren Overgaard, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Dan Zahavi, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
Register and read more at the Summer School site


13 May 2014, 14.15-16.00
Extended Mind and After: Socially extended mind and actor-network
CFS Lecture by Tetsuya Kono, Department of Education, Rikkyo University, Tokyo, Japan
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26 May 2014, 14.15-16.00
What can the human sciences contribute to phenomenology
CFS Lecture by Ken Lieberman, Department of Sociology, University of Oregon, Eugene, USA.
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27 May 2014, 14.15-16.00
Intentional transaction
CFS Lecture by Sebastian Rödl, Institut für Philosophie, Universität Leipzig, Germany.
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18 August - 22 August 2014
Copenhagen Summer School in Phenomenology and Philosophy of Mind 2014
Go to Summer School site

8 October - 10 October 2014
Thinking (about) groups
CFS Conference on Collective Intentionality and Social Ontology. The event is open to all: welcome!
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Zahavi, D.: "Fænomenologi". In F. Collin & S. Køppe (eds.): Humanistisk Videnskabsteori. København: Lindhardt & Ringhof, 2014, 187-222.

Gallagher, S., Zahavi, D.: "Primal Impression and Enactive Perception." In V. Arstila & D. Lloyd (eds.): Subjective Time: The Philosophy, Psychology, and Neuroscience of Temporality. Cambridge, MA.: The MIT Press, 2014, 83-99.

Michael, V., Sandberg, K., Skewes, J., Wolf, T., Blicher, J., Overgaard, M., Frith, C.: "Continuous theta burst demonstrates a causal role of premotor homunculus  in action interpretation." Psychological Science 25, 2014, 963-972.

Michael, J., Christensen, W., Overgaard, S.: "Mindreading as social expertise." Synthese 191, 2014, 817–840.

Zahavi, D.: "Subjecthood and Objecthood [in Dutch]." In D. Waal (ed.): De Dingen de baas: Wijsgerig Festival DRIFT 2013. Amsterdam 2014, 9-23.

Lawler, D. & Satne, G: "Critical Note on Finkelstein, D. Expression and the Inner, Harvard UP." Teorema XXXII/2, 2013, 220-231.

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