Workshop: The perception of transparency and the transparency of perception

From Tuesday 12 April 2016 at 3:00pm, to Wednesday 13 April 2016 at 1:00pm

Department of Philosophy and Education Sciences

PhD Consortium in Philosophy, Northwest Italy (FINO)

Center for Logic, Language, and Cognition

Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy (SIFA)

 

 

THE PERCEPTION OF TRANSPARENCY AND THE TRANSPARENCY OF PERCEPTION

 

Graduation Room — Department of Foreign Languages, Literature, and Modern Culture

Palazzo Badini — via Verdi 10, Torino

 

 

Program

 

12 APRIL, afternoon

 

15.00 | Roberto CASATI (Institut Jean Nicod, Paris)

Shadows and the ecology of transparency

 

16.15 | Clotilde CALABI (Università di Milano)

The Green Slime: David Katz's world of transparent colours

 

17.30 | coffee break

 

17.45 | Michael NEWALL (University of Kent)

More on pictures that depict pictures, and transparency

 

 

13 APRIL, morning

 

 9.00 | Alberto VOLTOLINI (Università di Torino)

Seeing-in is no seeing-through

 

10.05 | Giulia MARTINA (University of Warwick)

By the look of things. Naïve realist accounts of appearances and the transparency of experience

 

11.30 | coffee break

 

11.45 | Michael MARTIN (University College London)

The grounds of transparency: Strawson's non-philosophical observer

 

 

organizers: Carola BARBERO (cabarber@unito.it) and Alberto VOLTOLINI (alberto.voltolini@unito.it)