Enactive Cognition in Philosophy and Literature

Date: 22 - 23 May 2014

Venue: UAntwerp - Stadscampus - Building D - Prinsstraat 13 - 2000 Antwerp

Organization / co-organization: Dirk Van Hulle and Erik Myin

Short description: Colloquium explores the possibilities of interaction between philosophy and literature, focusing on the current paradigms of extended cognition and enactivism

Programme Thursday, 22 May 2014  
14:00  Welcome and registration
14:15 Welcome and introduction
Prof Dirk Van Hulle, University of Antwerp 
14:30 In-the-Head-Cognition: The Very Idea
Prof Erik Myin, University of Antwerp  
15:00 Writing as Transforming Thinking
Richard Menary 
15:30 Discussion
16:00 Coffee break
16:30 Literature and the Enactment of the Ethical
Daniele Moyal-Sharrock
17:00 Discussion


Programme Friday, 23 May 2014  
09:30  The Extended Reader: On Writing and Interpretive Proximity
Marco Bernini
10:00 Narrative Theory, Enactivism, and Phenomenology: A New Path to the Reading Experience?
Marco Caracciolo
10:30 Discussion 
11:00 Coffee 
11:30 Enactive Cognition, Genetic Criticism and Digital Editing 
Prof Dirk Van Hulle, University of Antwerp 
12:00 The Extended Minds of Characters in Fiction: a New Approach?
Lars Bernaerts
12:30 Discussion and conclusion

Entrance fee: free

Registration: To register, please contact dirk.vanhulle@uantwerpen.be

Contact email: dirk.vanhulle@uantwerp.be

Link: https://www.uantwerp.be/en/rg/centre-for-manuscript-genetics/about-the-cmg/conferences/enactive-cognition/

Attachment: Colloquium Enactive Cognition