CFS Newsletter No. 1 - 2016

CFS Newsletter No. 1 - 2016

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.


Registration for Summer School in Phenomenology and Philosophy of Mind 2016 is now open via our webpage 

The Summer School will take place 15-19 August at University of Copenhagen 

The summer school will provide essential insights into central themes within the philosophy of mind, viewed from a phenomenological perspective. It will consist of a mixture of keynote lectures, PhD presentations and seminars aimed at advanced MA and PhD students. 
The keynotes of this year’s summer school are:
Giovanna Colombetti, University of Exeter, UK
John J. Drummond, Fordham University, New York, USA
Shaun Gallagher, University of Memphis, USA
Søren Overgaard, University of Copenhagen, DK
Dan Zahavi, University of Copenhagen, DK

Deadline for registration is 8 May 2016:
Early Bird registration fee (until 31 March) is 600 DKK including VAT.
Regular registration fee (from 1 April - 8 May) is 750 DKK including VAT.
The fee covers coffee breaks, one common dinner, a reception at the Center for Subjectivity Research and an excursion in Copenhagen.
For further information, visit our webpage


New Affiliated Professor 
Galen Strawson, Professor at the Department of Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin has been appointed Affiliated Professor in "Philosophy" at the Department of Media, Cognition and Communications at The Faculty of Humanities.
For more information: Galen Strawson

"Natural Disorder" on Danish TV on 9 February
The documentary film Natural Disorder, which was part of Kristian Martiny's PhD project at the Center for Subjectivity Research, was last year nominated for a Nordic:Dox Award and the prestigious Feature-Length Documentary Award at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA). Now it has also been nominated for a Robert Award and a Bodil Award. 
The documentary will be shown in Danish TV (only with Danish subtitles) 09-02-2016 on DR2 - Dokumania at 20:45, and on 15-02-2016 at 00:00.
See trailer:
Read more

Helsinki lecture: Anonymity, intersubjectivity and the self-other differentiation
As part of the series Helsinki Lectures on Intersubjectivity organized by the Centre of Excellence in Intersubjectivity in Interaction Professor Dan Zahavi (University of Copenhagen) gave a lecture on Anonymity, intersubjectivity and the self-other differentiation. The lecture was given 15 January 2016. A video of the lecture is now available.
Read abstract and see video


Adele-France Jourdan, University of Leuven, Belgium (01.09.2013-26.03.2016)
Hayden Kee, Fordham University, New York, USA (01.02.2016-31.03.2016)
Holly Beth Havens, Durham University, UK (08.08.2015-31.07.2016)
Henning Nörenberg, University of Rostock, Germany (August 2015-July 2017)
Liesbet De Kock, Free University of Brussels, Belgium, (02.02.2016-31.03.2016)
Xing Liu, Zhejiang University of Technology, China and Århus Unversity, (03.02.2016-13.05.2015) 


CFS Workshop with Maibom and Vetlesen
Heidi Maibom, University of Cincinatti: "Emotional perspectives"
Arne Johan Vetlesen, University of Oslo: "Shaming the victim"
Place: Center for Subjectivity Research, Njalsgade 140-142, 25.5.11, Copenhagen
Time: 9 February 2016, 14:15-17:00
Read more


Blomberg, O.: “Shared Intention and the Doxastic Single End Condition”. Philosophical Studies 173(2), 2016, 351-372.

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