Upcoming Journal CFPs

Below are a few upcoming CFPs for special issues of journals that I thought might be of issue to Brains readers: Pacific Philosophical Quarterly: Is Perceptual Experience Disunified? (Deadline: June 1, 2014) Epistemology and Philosophy of Science: Contemporary Philosophy of Mind (Deadline: September 15, 2014) Frontiers in Consciousness Research: Perception-Cognition Interface & …

CFP: Neurons, Mechanisms, and the Mind: The History and Philosophy of Cognitive Neuroscience

Call for Papers: The 30th Annual Boulder Conference on the History and Philosophy of Science Neurons, Mechanisms, and the Mind: The History and Philosophy of Cognitive Neuroscience October 10–12, 2014, at the University of Colorado at Boulder Our developing understanding of the mind depends extensively on neural data collected by fMRI, EEG, …

CFP: 22nd Annual Meeting of the European Society for Philosophy and Psychology

Conference Venue: European Society for Philosophy and Psychology Noto, Italy Details Keynote Speakers: Renée Baillargeon (Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Bill Brewer (Philosophy, King’s College London) Marisa Carrasco (Psychology, New York University) Richard Holton (Philosophy, University of Cambridge) Invited Symposia Will Include: Bodily Representation (Organizer: Fredrique de Vignemont, Institut Jean-Nicod) …

CFP: IV Research Workshop on Philosophy of Biology and Cognitive Science (PBCS)

Conference Venue: Universidad de Granada Granada, Spain Details The Research Workshop on Philosophy of Biology and Cognitive Science (PBCS) aims at promoting interaction among philosophers, cognitive scientists and biologists on issues of common interest. In its fourth edition, the organizers would like to encourage young researchers to participate in this fresh and distinctive forum …

CFP: PhilMilCog 2014

Conference Venue: Department of Philosophy, University of Western Ontario London, Canada Details The Philosophy Department of the University of Western Ontario is pleased to announce the 12th annual PhilMiLCog graduate conference on the Philosophy of Mind, Language and Cognitive Science. Submissions by graduate students in the fields of philosophy of …

CFP: The Subjective Structure of Consciousness

Conference Venue: University of Manchester Manchester, United Kingdom Details The subjectivity of conscious experience has been increasingly recognised as a crucial target for consciousness research. This interdisciplinary workshop will address a range of key questions about the subjective structure of consciousness: What does it mean to say that a mental state is subjective? Does …

CFP: Self-Knowledge and Folk Psychology

CFP: Self-Knowledge and Folk Psychology: Perspectives from philosophy and psychiatry Conference Venue: Radboud University Nijmegen Nijmegen, Netherlands Details In his classic 1956 article, Wilfrid Sellars provided an alternative to the introspectionist account of how we know our own mental states by claiming that psychological concepts are like theoretical concepts postulated …

CFP: Relationalism v. Representationalism Debate

Call for papers: Conference on the representationalism vs. relationalism debate, University of Antwerp, May 12-13, 2014. Topic: Some say that perceptual states are representations. Others say they are not representations: they are relations to token objects. This conference aims to explore various ways in which the two sides of the debate could be …

CFP: SPP 2014

CALL FOR PAPERS 40th Annual Meeting Society for Philosophy and Psychology 19-21 June 2014 University of British Columbia Submission Deadline: 15 February 2014   Papers may be submitted for oral or poster presentation. Submitted papers are refereed and selected on the basis of quality and relevance to philosophy, psychology and other sciences …

CFP: Marc Sanders Prize in Philosophy of Mind

The Marc Sanders Prize in Philosophy of Mind is an annual essay competition open to scholars who are within fifteen (15) years of receiving a Ph.D. and students who are currently enrolled in a graduate program. Independent scholars may also be eligible and should direct inquiries to David Sosa, editor …

CFP: Mental Files

CALL FOR PAPERS Mental Files Special Issue of the Review of Philosophy and Psychology The concept of a mental file, introduced in the late sixties, has been used to theorize about a wide range of topics in the philosophy of mind and language, from the referential use of definite descriptions …

CFP: Psychology of Consciousness: Theory, Research, and Practice

Psychology of Consciousness: Theory, Research, and Practice is a new, cross-disciplinary journal that encompasses neuroscience, social, cognitive, experimental, and clinical psychology. It publishes articles on theory, research, methodology, and clinical applications related to the psychology of consciousness. The journal devotes substantial coverage to topics that traditionally fall under the rubric of …