Past events

Nov 20

EXRE Colloquium: Fabrice Teroni’s talk on “Bodily (dis)pleasure, emotion and valence”

Davood Bahjat Fumani Time: 17:15 - 19:00

Bodily (dis)Pleasure, Emotion and Valence Fabrice Teroni Date & Time: 20 November 2019, 17:15-19:00 Room: MIS04, 4122

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Nov 13

EXRE Colloquium: Frederic Auderset’s talk

Davood Bahjat Fumani Time: 17:15 - 19:00

Speaker: Frederic Auderset Date & Time: 13 November 2019, 17:15-19:00 Room: MIS04, 4122

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Oct 30

EXRE Colloquium: Emmanuel Alloa’s talk on “Experiences we go through. Sensing, Bodily Affordances and the Institution of the Self”

Davood Bahjat Fumani Time: 17:15 - 19:00

Experiences we go through. Sensing, Bodily Affordances and the Institution of the Self Emmanuel Alloa Date & Time: 30 October 2019, 17:15-19:00 Room: MIS04, 4122 Abstract: This paper deals with Merleau‑Ponty’s philosophy of perception, and aims at indicating why a reconception of what it means to be sensing also has implications for the understanding of processes of subjectivation. Connecting Merleau-Ponty’s early criticism of sense data with the later explorations around the notion of “institution,” the point is to show how…

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Oct 23

EXRE Colloquium: Donnchadh O’Conail’s talk on: “the Ontology of the Self: Themes from Descartes”

Davood Bahjat Fumani Time: 17:15 - 19:00

The Ontology of the Self: Themes from Descartes Vili Lähteenmäki (Helsinki) & Donnchadh O’Conaill (Fribourg) Abstract: What is the nature of the self or the subject of experiences? One traditional answer is that the self is nothing over and above its experiences, e.g., it is a bundle of experiences as described by Hume. The traditional alternative view is that the self is a substance, an entity which has experiences and is not composed of experiences or reducible to them. There…

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Oct 9

EXRE Colloquium: Christoph Haffter’s talk on “The Concept of concept in Conceptual Art”

Davood Bahjat Fumani Time: 17:15 - 19:00
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Sep 25

EXRE Colloquium: Jiri Benovsky’s talk on the No-Self view and the Meaning of life

Davood Bahjat Fumani Time: 17:15 - 19:00

Dear all, I’m very excited to announce you that the first session of our EXRE Colloquium this term will take place on this Wednesday, Sep 25, at 17.15 in room MIS04, 4122. For the first session, we’ll have the pleasure of hearing Jiri Benovsky’s talk on the No-Self View and the Meaning of life. Please find an abstract of his talk below. **I’ll send you the full programme of EXRE Colloquium for this semester very soon.** Enjoy the rest of…

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Sep 20

The Morality of Killing Human Shields

Davood Bahjat Fumani Time: 09:30 - 12:00

Dear all, I’m pleased to announce that Amir Saemi will give us a seminar on ”The Morality of Killing Human Shields”. The seminar will be held in MIS 11, room 2.102 (salle Laure Dupraz), on Friday morning, the 20th of September, from 9:30 till 12:00. The paper on which we will work in this seminar is “TARGETING HUMAN SHIELDS” written by Amir and Philip Atkins. Please find the paper here: https://academic.oup.com/pq/article/68/271/328/4259189 Hope to see you at the seminar. Best, Davood

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Sep 18

Sep 19

Philosophy and/of Culinary Traditions

Patrik Engisch

If anyone is interested in joining for any of the dinners (I can’t cover any expenses, though), please shoot me an email. Cheers, Patrik   Wednesday, 18.09.2019 09.15 – 10.00   Merry White (Boston University): “Ekiben and Meibutsu: the Branding of Culinary  Tradition in Japan” 10.00 – 10.30   Q & A 10.30 – 10.45   Coffee Break 10.45 – 11.30   Matthew Adams (Stanford): “Traditional Foods and Local Landscapes” 11.30 – 12.00   Q & A 12.00 – 13.30   Lunch…

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Sep 16

Sep 18

Intention, Intentional Action, and Self-Knowledge

Davood Bahjat Fumani

You can find the programme for the conference below. If you have any questions regarding the conference do not hesitate to contact me: davood.bahjat@unifr.ch Best, Davood For the poster click  here: The poster Monday 16th September (Room MIS04 4112 Saal Jäggi, Miséricorde) 09:00 – 10:30: James Doyle (Harvard): TBA 11:00 – 12:30 Lucy Campbell (Warwick): On Anscombe on Practical Knowledge and Practical Truth 14:00 – 15:30 Gianfranco Soldati (Fribourg): Authority, Self-Control and the Will 16:00 – 17:30 Davood Bahjat Fumani…

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Jul 1

Workshop with Claudia Passos & David Chalmers (NYU)

Julien Bugnon Time: 15:15 - 18:45

Program: 3.15-4.45 pm Claudia Passos : ‘Do newborn babies have the experience of agency?’ 5.15-6.45 pm David Chalmers: ‘The meta-problem of consciousness’ Venue: Salle Jäggi – MIS04 4112 All welcome.

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