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CIN Workshops: Games of the Brain – Sensory Interactions: Multisensory Perception and Awareness

from: 2016, 10 May - 09:30 to: 2016, 11 May - 19:45

This workshop will focus on topics in the philosophy of perception with a special focus on mutlimodality. It will revolve around discussion of chapters from Casey O’Callaghan’s two forthcoming monographs on multimodal and crossmodal perception, Beyond Vision and Sensory Interactions. Casey O’Callaghan is Associate Professor of Philosophy in the Philosophy Department and the Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology program at Washington University, St Louis.

VENUE:
Forum Scientiarum
Doblerstraße 33
72074 Tuebingen

SCHEDULE:
May 10, 2016

9.30 – 11.15  “Enhancement through Coordination”
Commentators: Chiara Brozzo (MPI) and Mog Stapleton (CIN)

11.15 – 11.30  Break

11.30 – 13.15 “Sensory Interactions”
Commentator: Katia Samoilova (CIN)

13.15 – 14.30 Lunch break

14.30 – 16.15 “Against Hearing Meanings”
Commentator: Elvira di Bona (Jerusalem)

16.15 – 16.45  Break

16.45 – 18.30 “Intermodal Binding Awareness”
Commentator: Alisa Mandrigin (Warwick)

May 11, 2016

10.30 – 12.30 “The Multisensory Character of Perception”
Commentator: Matt Nudds (Warwick)

12.30 – 14.00 Lunch break

14.00 – 16.00 “Senses”
Commentator: Krisztina Orban (CIN)

16.00 – 18.00 Break

18.15 – 19.45  Talk by Casey O’Callaghan
"Psychological Taxonomy for Multisensory Perception”(Location:  Room X, Burse, Bursagasse 1, Tuebingen)

WORKSHOP FORMAT
The format of the workshop (except for the final talk) is PRE-READ.
Participants are committed to reading the chapters that will be discussed in advance. A commentator will open each session with a 15 min commentary, followed by open discussion with Prof O'Callaghan.
The readings are to be found at a Dropbox folder located here.

Location: Forum Scientiarum, Doblerstr. 33, 72074 Tuebingen
Organization:
  • Werner Reichardt Centre for Integrative Neuroscience
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