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The Aesthetic Mind: Second Conference Fiction and Cognition

Conférence Public-cible: Ouvert au grand public
Sunday 16th June, 2019
Musée Gutenberg, Place Notre Dame 16, 1700 Fribourg, Salle Gemperlin

9:30am-11:00am: Eileen John (University of Warwick): “What is it like to experience something as fiction?”

11:15am-12:45am: Jukka Mikkonen (Tampere University): “On the epistemic value of (fictional) narratives”

2:15pm-3:45pm: María José Alcaraz León (University of Murcia): "More than make-believe: On the uses of imagination in understanding fictional literature”

4:00pm-5:30pm: Derek Matravers (Open University): “Fiction, internal inconsistency, and belief”


Monday 17th June, 2019
University Miséricorde, Avenue de l'Europe 20, 1700 Fribourg, MIS04 4112, Salle Jäggi

9:30am-11:00am: Keith Oatley (University of Toronto): “The truth in fiction: Much more than most people think.”

11:15am-12:45am: Stacie Friend (Birkbeck College, University of London): “Learning emotionally from fiction”

2:15pm-3:45pm: Peter Lamarque (University of York): “On de-emphasising empathy among responses to fiction”

4:00pm-5:30pm: Lena Wimmer (University of Kent): “Effects of fiction reading on social cognition: A psychological perspective”

Quand?
16.06.2019 09:30    -    17.06.2019 17:30
Où?
Site MIS 04 / Salle 4112
Avenue de l'Europe 20, 1700 Fribourg
Organisation
Département de Philosophie, Département des langues et littératures
Patrik Engisch, Julia Langkau
patrik.engisch@gmail.com, julialangkau@gmail.com
Av. de l'Europe 20
1700 Fribourg
+41 (0) 26 300 75 24
Intervenants
Eileen John (Warwick)
Jukka Mikkonen (Tampere)
Maria José Alcaraz León (Murcia)
Derek Matravers (Open University)
Keith Oatley (Toronto)
Stacie Friend (Birkbeck College)
Peter Lamarque (York)
Lena Wimmer (Kent)