CFP: Documentaries and the Fiction/Nonfiction Divide

Queen Mary University of London, November 15-16, 2019 Website available here. The project has received funding from the British Society for Aesthetics. Confirmed keynotes: Professor Brian Winston, Lincoln Chair, Lincoln School of Film and Media, University of Lincoln. Dr Stacie Friend, … Read More

Singular Terms in Fiction

II Blasco Disputatio: Singular Terms in Fiction (Valencia, 19-20 October, 2017) Final Call for papers [Deadline 16 June] BLASCO DISPUTATIO is a yearly workshop designed to promote the discussion on topics in epistemology, metaphysics, the philosophy of mind and the philosophy of … Read More

CFP: Learning from Fiction

In ordinary critical practice, we take for granted that we can learn from fictions (literary or visual), i.e., that we can acquire new warranted beliefs on that basis. We similarly assume that we can acquire experiential knowledge – knowledge of … Read More