Ratio Annual Conference

University of Reading, Department of Philosophy

22 April 2017, Reading

 

Self and Attention: Cross-Cultural Perspectives

(See conference webpage)

Jonardon Ganeri (New York University)
Keynote: The Role of Attention in Buddhist Philosophy of Mind

Jake Davis (New York University)
Virtues of Attention

Amber Carpenter (Yale-NUS)
Attention as a means of Self-Dissolution and Reformation

Jan Westerhoff (University of Oxford)
Language, Truth, and Meaning in Madhyamaka

Sebastian Watzl (University of Oslo)
TBA

James Stazicker (University of Reading)
Attention as Visual Determinacy: Merleau-Ponty, James and the Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention

Registration

Please book online: http://store.rdg.ac/2017AprRatioConference

£20, £10 (students & concessions) – includes lunch & refreshments. We have a small number of student bursaries for help with conference fees and accommodation costs.

Registration is from 9.30-10.00 am. The final talk ends at 5.30 pm

Venue

Room G10, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6UD. Travel and Directions

For further information, email Shalini Sinha at shalini.sinha@reading.ac.uk

With thanks to the Analysis Trust, the Mind Association, the NYU Virtues of Attention Project and the School of Humanities at the University of Reading.