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Have you ever wondered what it is like to write a cognitive science book for a general audience? This week we find out from the authors of three books.

There will be one post per day for three days, all of which can be found here (as they are published).

Nikolaus Kriegeskorte will livestream “Peeling the Onion of Brain Representations” on June 11

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Luiz Pessoa will livestream “Mental Categories and the Vertebrate Brain” on May 28

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Closing Conference of Duke’s Summer Seminars in Neuroscience and Philosophy on June 4 and 5

We are excited to share information about the Closing Conference of the 2021 Summer Seminars in Neuroscience and Philosophy (SSNAP) with you! This is 2-day event featuring keynote addresses from leading researchers in neuroscience and philosophy will be shared remotely from 12-3pm EDT on June 4 and June 5. They …

Corey Maley will livestream Analog Computation and Representation on May 14

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Inês Hipólito Will Livestream “Embodied Skillful Performance” On April 30

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Cameron Buckner will livestream “Understanding Adversarial Examples Requires A Theory Of Artifacts For Deep Learning” on April 16

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Carrie Figdor will livestream “Shannon + Friston = Content” on April 2

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Bence Nanay will livestream “There Are No Object Files” On March 19

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Not Just Conferences: Online Workshops, Seminars, Colloquia, etc.

The Brains blog started in 2005. By 2006, Thomas Nadelhoffer had organized the first Online Philosophy Conference, featuring papers and commentaries from well-known figures in the field. By 2009, Richard Brown was organizing Consciousness Online, complete with video presentations and commentaries. It took over a decade and a pandemic to …

Lauren Ross will livestream “Tracers In Neuroscience” on February 19

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Neurorights in Chile: The Philosophical Debate online March 17-19

Announcing the “Neurorights in Chile: The Philosophical Debate” about the Chilean Senate’s Constitutional Reform Bill (Bulletin 13.827-19) and the Neuroprotection Bill of Law (Bulletin 13.828-19) that introduce five key “neurorights”: The Right to Personal Identity, The Right to Free-Will, The Right to Mental Privacy, The Right to Equal Access to …

John Bickle with livestream “Tinkering in the lab” on Feb 5

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David Barack will be live-streaming “Computation with Neural Manifolds” on January 22

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