CFS Newsletter No. 6 - 2015

CFS Newsletter No. 6 - 2015

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.


Kristian Moltke Martiny defends his PhD thesis: "Embodying Investigations of Cerebral Palsy. A Case of Open Cognitive Science", Wednesday 4 November, 2015 at 1 pm, KUA1, 22.0.11.

Assessment Committee:
Associate Professor Søren Overgaard, University of Copenhagen
Senior Researcher Erik Rietveld, University of Amsterdam
Professor Jonathan Cole, Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Moderator of the defence:
Professor Finn Collin, University of Copenhagen

Helene Elsass Center and Center for Subjectivity Research will host a reception after the defence at the Center in building 25, 5th floor. 

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Falling Walls 
Kristian Martiny wins first prize and audience choice for best "breakthrough scientific idea in an innovative format" at the research contest Falling Walls (Århus Lab).  
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The Phenomenological Mind
Gallagher and Zahavi’s The Phenomenological Mind now out in Polish translation.
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Borut Skodlar 
Former CFS Postdoc Borut Skodlar has been promoted to professor at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.
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Adele-France Jourdan, University of Leuven, Belgium (01.09.2013-26.03.2016)
Agata Bak, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Spain (15.09.2015-14.12.2015)
Corijn van Mazijk, Groningen, Netherlands and Leuven, Belgien (10.08.2015-01.12.2015)
Holly Beth Havens, Durham University, UK (08.08.2015-31.06.2016)
Jasper Feyaerts, Ghent University, Belgien (02.09.2015-30.10.2015)
Jered Janes, Marquette University, Milwaukee, USA (10.08.2015-18.12.2015)
Henning Nörenberg, University of Rostock, Germany (August 2015-July 2017)
Sara Coelho, Lisbon Faculty of Medicine (01.11.2015-07.11.2015) 


CFS Lecture by James Conant: "The Second Person as a Form of Consciousness"
Lecture by James Conant, Chester D. Tripp Professor of Humanities, University of Chicago, USA.
Time: 19 November 2015, 14:15-16:00
Place: Center for Subjectivity Research, meeting room 25.5.11
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CFS Lecture by Christopher Peacocke: "Interpersonal Self-Consciousness: What it is, and what it is not."   
Lecture by Christopher Peacocke, Johnsonian Professor of Philosophy, Columbia University, New York, USA.
Time: 14 December 2015, 15:15-17:00
Place: TBA
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Gallagher, S., Zahavi, D.: Fenomenologiczny umysł. Warzaw: PWN. 2015. (450 p.)

Montes Sánchez, A., “Shame and the Internalized Other.” Etica & Politica / Ethics & Politics, XVII/2, 2015, 181-200.

Revsbech, R., Mortensen, E. L., Owen, G., Nordgaard, J., Jansson, L., Sæbye, D., Flensborg-Madsen, T., Parnas, J.: "Exploring rationality in schizophrenia." British Journal of Psychiatry Open 1/1, 2015, 98-103.

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