CCR will hold an inaugural conference on “Semantics and Science: What Can Experimental Work Tell Us about Meaning?”, 21st-22nd March 2014. Speakers will be as follows:
Prof. Richard Breheny (UCL, Linguistics)
Prof. John Collins (UEA, Philosophy)
Prof. Bart Geurts (Nijmegen, Philosophy)
Dr. Nat Hansen (Reading, Philosophy)
Prof. Kristen Syrett (Rutgers, Linguistics)
Further information on the programme to follow.
The Centre for Literacy and Multilingualism (CeLM) at Reading will be launched on 3rd September 2013. Full details of the programme and further information about CeLM can be found on the following webpages:
Events are open to all, but please email CELM@reading.ac.uk in advance if you plan on attending, to help with planning for the event.
In the autumn term, Bhismadev Chakrabarti (Psychology, Reading) will give a talk on:
‘The overlap of reward and empathy: Empirical and theoretical considerations’.
Comments by Emma Borg (Philosophy, Reading). Date and location tba.
In the Spring term, Gergely Csibra (Cognitive Science, CEU and Psychology, Birkbeck): http://cognitivescience.ceu.hu/profiles/faculty/gergely_csibra
will give a talk. Title, date and location tba (but date probably Thursday 13th February, 2.15-3.45).
The CCR inaugral conference will also be held in Spring 2014. Further details will be announced soon.
For further details about the Centre and the work of its members, please see our new website:
Centre for Cognition