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in Analytic Philosophy

Filippo Contesi

Filippo Contesi


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Curriculum Vitae

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Main Research Interests:


Aesthetics, Linguistic Justice, Philosophical Psychology

Recent activities:

Barcelona Workshop 12, 2023 (with Manuel García-Carpintero & Enrico Terrone) [Video recordings]

Online Accessibility Pledge, 2022

Barcelona Principles for a Globally Inclusive Philosophy, 2021

LOGOS Graduate Training Workshops, 2020–present (with Michele Palmira up to 2020)

Research Methods in Analytic Philosophy, Master's in Analytic Philosophy (APhil), 2021–2022 (with Sophie Keeling)

Discussion Groups:

- Affects and Mental Agency (AMA), 2019–2020 (with David Pineda & Pepa Toribio)

- Philosophy of Propaganda (PoP), 2020–2021 (with Teresa Marques)


Extra Talks:

- Jenn Gleason (Ohio State), "'Mental Disorder' is Not Medically Useful", 13/11/2018

- Julia Langkau (Fribourg), "On Imagining Being Someone Else", 24/11/2020 [Video recording]

- Dimitrios Dentsoras (Manitoba), "Aesthetic Value, Location, and Narrative: The Case of the Parthenon Marbles", 9/2/2021 [Video recording]

- Giulia Piredda (IUSS Pavia), "Situated Affectivity: A Guide for the Perplexed", 23/3/2021 [Video recording]

- Bill Seeley (Southern Maine), "How to Be a Moderate Optimist about Neuroscience in Philosophy of Film and Other Places", 13/4/2021 [Video recording]

- Mark Windsor (New College Humanities), "The Miraculous and the Uncanny", 4/5/2021 [Video recording]

- Dan Hutto & Ian Robertson (Wollongong), "A New Better BET", 27/7/2021 [Video recording]

- Constant Bonard (Jean Nicod), "A new belief-desire theory of emotion: the etiological cognitive-conative account", 10/11/2021 [Video recording]

- Ana Clemente (Queen Mary & Barcelona), "Aesthetic Sensitivity", 7/12/2021 [Video recording]

- Gemma Schino (Groningen), "Applying Bodily Sensation Maps To Art-Elicited Emotions", 22/2/2022 [Video recording]

- Gerald Cupchik (Toronto), "Building Bridges Between Analytic and Experimental Psychological Aesthetics", 19/4/2022 [Video recording]

- Elzė Sigutė Mikalonytė (Vilnius), "Aesthetic Value and Judgments of the Identity of Musical Works", 27/6/2022 [Video recording]

- Philip Letts (Manchester), "Art and Eligibility", 8/8/2022 [Video recording]

- Enrico Terrone (Genoa), "Imagining Fictional Worlds", 5/5/2023 [Video recording]

Linguistic Justice Society Webinars:

- 25 March 2022, 09.00-10.30 (CET): Ying Ying Tan (Nanyang Technological University), "Doing Justice to and in the World of Englishes" [Video recording]

- 25 May 2022, 11.00-12.30 (CEST): Michele Gazzola (Ulster University), "Towards an Index of Linguistic Justice" [Video recording]

- 25 July 2022, 17.00-18.30 (CEST): Saray Ayala-López (California State University, Sacramento), "Norms of Philosophy" [Video recording]

- 29 September 2022, 16.00-17.30 (CEST): Edouard Machery (University of Pittsburgh), "What if Epistemology Was Written in Cofán Rather Than English?" [Video recording]

- 25 November 2022, 14.00-15.30 (CET): Amandine Catala (Université du Québec à Montréal), "Addressing Power in the Representation of Minoritized Linguistic Interests"

- 30 January 2023, 14.00-16.00 (CET): Yael Peled (Max Planck Institute), "How to do Things Without Words? Relational Ethics in Linguistic Rupture"

- 30 March 2023, 15:00-17:00 (CEST): Yener Çağla Çimendereli (Syracuse University), "Phenomenology of Nonnative Speaking: An Agential Approach to Linguistic Injustice" [Video recording]

- 30 May 2023, 16:00-18:00 (CEST): Brice Nordquist (Syracuse University), "Literacy, Mobility and Collaborative Writing on the 7 Train" [Register]

- 28 July 2023, 1:00-3:00 (CEST), Alexandra Grey (Sydney University of Technology), TBA


Selected Publications:

- "The Problem of Taste to the Experimental Test" (with E. Terrone, M. Campdelacreu, R. García-Moya & G. Martí), Analysis, forthcoming

- "Stylistic Appearances and Linguistic Diversity", Metaphilosophy, 2023, forthcoming

- "The Affective Nature of Horror", in M. Ryynänen et al. (eds), Cultural Approaches to Disgust and the Visceral, Routledge, 2022 [open access]

- "Unconscious Bias or Deliberate Gatekeeping?" (with Louise Chapman & Constantine Sandis), The Philosophers’ Magazine, 2021

- "Peter Lamarque", in A. Giovannelli (ed.), Aesthetics: The Key Thinkers, Bloomsbury, 2021

- "Carroll on the Emotion of Horror", Projections, 2020

- "A Taxonomy of Disgust in Art" (with Noël Carroll), in K. Tavin et al. (eds), Art, Excess, and Education, Palgrave Macmillan, 2019

- "Art and Emotion", in D. Pritchard (ed.), Oxford Bibliographies in Philosophy, Oxford University Press, 2018

- "Linguistic Justice and Analytic Philosophy" (eds; with Enrico Terrone), Philosophical Papers, 2018

- "How Transparent is Disgust?", European Journal of Philosophy, 2017

- "Korsmeyer on Fiction and Disgust", British Journal of Aesthetics, 2015