Aresmur Seminar with Nemesio García-Carrill

After the Christmas break our Permanent Seminars and Reading Group sessions will be on Wednesday 2 February at 17:00 (CET) in ZOOM (link provided by the organizers) We will comment on Nemesio’s paper “Descriptivism and the Determination Thesis: an Untenable Marriage in the Metaontology of Art” The Philosophical Quarterly,

Puolakka/Heyd: Double Seminar

On December 14 we will have two ARESMUR Permanent Seminars. Venue: Sala de Juntas (3.58). Edificio Luis Vives – Facultad de Filosofía (3rd Floor) 11:00 – 13:00 Kalle Puolakka (University of Helsinki, Finlandia): ‘Trust in Literature’ 16:30 – 18:30 Thomas Heyd (University of Victoria, Canadá): ‘Relating climate changes and prehistoric art to aesthetic sensibilities and … Read more

Vitor Guerrero visits Murcia thanks to Erasmus+ Mobility

Professor Vítor Guerreiro (University of Porto) will visit The Department of Philosophy in Murcia from the 23rd of November until the 1st of December 2021, thanks to the Erasmus+ Mobility agreement. During his stay with us, Vítor will teach in both the Master en Expresión Musical and Master de Investigación en Filosofía and he’ll be … Read more

Research Meeting ARESMUR: Aesthetic Testimony

Under the topic Aesthetic Testimony, Aresmur Group are gathering in Murcia to hold their research meeting on 29-30 November. Here is the program Looking forward to the meeting!

Seminar with Kalle Puolakka: “The Literary Space”

We are glad to announce the next Aresmur Permanent Seminar. Kalle Puolakka (University of Helsinky): “The Literary Space” It will take place in a hybrid format. For those who can attend in person, it will take place on Tuesday 9 November in room 5 (-1 level Facultad de Filosofía, UM) at 17:00. It will also … Read more

Kalle Puollaka visiting researcher in Murcia

During his stay in Murcia, from the 1st of November until the 18th of December 2021, Kalle Puollaka (University of Helsinki) will work on his project: “Growth and Trust in the Experience of Literature: A Philosophical Defence of Literary Reading”. Kalle is visiting Murcia thanks to the “Convocatoria de Ayudas: Atracción de Talento para la … Read more

Valeriano Bozal, Keynote at XV Workshop on Aesthetic Experience: Aesthetic Categories

The XV Workshop on Aesthetic Experience will take place in Madrid on the 23-24 September, at the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. The theme is “Aesthetic Categories” The keynote speaker is Valeriano Bozal, philosopher and art historian, Professor at Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Medalla de Oro de las Bellas Artes in 2020. The program of the … Read more

Reading Group on Aesthetic Testimony starts 30th September

Aesthetic Reading Group starts a new season with the topic “Aesthetic Testimony”. The first session will take place on 30th September at 17:00 at ZOOM (link provided by organizers). We will maintain the on-line format for the season 2021/2022 in order to invite participants outside Murcia. The paper discussed during our first session is: Thi … Read more

Nemesio García-Carril wins the Fabian Dorsch ESA Essay Prize 2021

We are very happy to announce that the essay “Interpretive Authenticity: Performances, Versions and Ontology” by our colleague Nemesio García-Carril Puy has been awarded the Fabian Dorsch ESA Essay Prize 2021. Congratulations Nemesio!!! More info at