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EVENTS

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Upcoming Events

Conference:Public Vices: The individual and collective dimensions of civic and epistemic vices

October 1-2, Time TBD

University of Genoa, Italy

 

CFA Deadline: June 30

The conference aims to bring together political and moral philosophers to discuss key civic and epistemic vices, to assess their corrupting impact on public life, and to devise effective countermeasures.

Conference: Public Vices...

Past Events

  • Workshop: Cognitive Distortions and Democratic Failures. The Impact of Fake News on Democratic Politics
    Workshop: Cognitive Distortions and Democratic Failures. The Impact of Fake News on Democratic Politics
    Zoom
    May 27, 2:00 PM GMT+2 – May 28, 5:00 PM GMT+2
    Zoom
    This conference aims to foster philosophical discussions between scholars with different backgrounds (political theorists, epistemologists, psychologists) on the meaning and impact of fake news and cognitive distortions on democratic politics.
  • Francesca Marin (Università di Padova)
    Francesca Marin (Università di Padova)
    Zoom
    Apr 15, 5:00 PM GMT+2
    Zoom
    Talk: "Dealing with medical uncertainty in ordinary times and in extraordinary circumstances"
  • Maria Paola Ferretti (Università di Francoforte)
    Maria Paola Ferretti (Università di Francoforte)
    Zoom
    Mar 05, 5:30 AM GMT+1
    Zoom
    Talk: "Fake News and Democratic Citizenship"
  •  Anna Elisabetta Galeotti (Università del Piemonte Orientale, Vercelli)
    Anna Elisabetta Galeotti (Università del Piemonte Orientale, Vercelli)
    Zoom
    Jan 29, 7:30 PM GMT+1
    Zoom
    "The Effect of Fake News on Democratic Politics"
  • Michel Croce (Università di Lisbona) & Tommaso Piazza (Università di Pavia)
    Michel Croce (Università di Lisbona) & Tommaso Piazza (Università di Pavia)
    Zoom
    Dec 04, 2020, 12:30 PM GMT+1
    Zoom
    "Misinformation and Intentional Deception: A Novel Account of Fake News"
  • Cristina Meini (Università del Piemonte Orientale, Vercelli)
    Cristina Meini (Università del Piemonte Orientale, Vercelli)
    Zoom
    Nov 13, 2020, 12:30 PM GMT+1
    Zoom
    Discussion on Mercier & Sperber, "Why do Human Reason?"(2011)
  • Ciro De Florio & Aldo Frigerio (Università Cattolica, Milano)
    Ciro De Florio & Aldo Frigerio (Università Cattolica, Milano)
    Zoom
    Oct 23, 2020, 12:30 PM GMT+2
    Zoom
    "The Two Faces of Fake News"