British Society of Aesthetics 2016 Essay Prize

A reminder that the deadline is approaching for the British Society of Aesthetics essay prize competition, open to early-career researchers in aesthetics. The winning author will receive GBP1,500 and an opportunity to present the paper…

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Arto Haapala researching in Murcia

Professor Arto Haapala (University of Helsinki) is visiting the Department of Philosophy of The University of Murcia from the 1st of September until the 30th on November 2015. His research is funded by the Program…

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Two talks by Stephen Davies

Stephen Davies, Professor at the University of Auckland, New Zealand, will give two seminars at the Faculty of Philosophy of Murcia. He will present ‘On the nature of human adornment’ and ‘On the evolutionary origins of music’,…

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Seminar with Dominique Chateau

Next Wednesday 18th of March, Dominique Chateau, Professor in the University of Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne, will present his text entitled “Artistic values, aesthetic values and aestheticization”. After the presentation discussion will be open to…

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Mixed Feelings, Mixed Categories?

The IX Workshop on Aesthetic Experience took place in San Sebastián between the 19th and the 20th of December 2014. The topic Mixed Feelings, Mixed Categories? gathered works from researchers from the Universities of Murcia, UPV-EHU, Autónoma…

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Alicia Bermejo PhD in Philosophy

On the 10th of July this year, Alicia Bermejo Salar, former PhD student in the Area of Aesthetics and Theory of Arts of the Department of Philosophy of The University of Murcia presented and defended…

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New Research Project

Mª José Alcaraz León leads a new research project, “Aesthetic value and its relationship to other values in appreciative practice”,  funded by the Program Jóvenes Líderes en Investigación de la Fundación Séneca-Agencia de Ciencia y Tecnología…

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