The Institute of Philosophy RCH HAS and the Central European University cordially invite you to their upcoming conference on the 3rd and 4th of February:

Philosophy of Borders - Nations, States and Immigration

Keynote speakers:
David Miller (University of Oxford)
Margaret Moore (Queen's University)

Venues of the event:
2017. 02. 03.: 1051 Budapest, 9. Nádor st., CEU, Monument Building, Gellner Room
2017. 02. 04.: 1051 Budapest, 1. Arany János st., Library and Information Center of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

The Research Group for the History and Philosophy of Science, the Research Group for Moral and Political Philosophy of the Institute of Philosophy, RCH HAS, and the Hungarian Academy of Arts cordially invite you to their upcoming conference:

Art, Truth and Knowledge


17. February:

10:00 - Conference opening (Tamás Kucsera, Andrew Huddleston, Ferenc Hörcher)

10:10 - 11:25 - Elisabeth Schellekens: On the Relation between Aesthetic Value and Epistemic Value

11:25 - 12:40 - James Grant: Understanding and Artistic Value

12:40 - 13:00 - Coffee Break

13:00 - 14:15 - Errol Lord: Learning about Morality through Art

14:15 - 15:30 - Lunch Break

15:30 - 16:45 - Ferenc Hörcher: How to Learn through Catharsis: Once again about the Cognitive Value of Poetry in Aristotle

16:45 - 18:00 - Vid Simoniti: Art and Minor Philosophical Genres

18. February:

11:15 - 12:30 - Stacie Friend: Learning from Stories

12:30 - 12:45 - Coffee Break

12:45 - 14:00 - Deodáth Zuh: Framing the Philosophy of Art History. Arnold Hauser's Take on the Cognitive Value of Art

14:00 - Closing Lunch

Date of the conference: 17-18th February, 2017.
Venue of the conference: Pesti Vigadó, 1051 Budapest V., Vigadó tér 2., 4th floor, Imre Sinkovits Chamber Theatre

Abstracts of the conference talks are available here.

The Research Group on the Philosophy of Physics at the RCH, HAS kindly invities you to its mini-sympsium:


Juliusz Doboszewski (Jagiellonian University, Krakow)
László Szabados (Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Budapest)

Venue: Budapest, 1014, 30. Országház st., Institute of Philosophy, room 026
Date: 19th December 2016., 16:00

Further information is available on the website of the research group.

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