*postponed* new date TBD - HRC 2019-20 Rice Seminar: The Value of Consciousness

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 to Friday, April 17, 2020

Free and open to all members of the Rice Community


Roger Crisp (Oxford): "Towards a Global Hedonism"

Catherine Elgin (Harvard): "Awareness, Appreciation, and Understanding"


Gwen Bradford (Rice): "Consciousness and Welfare"

Arnaud Dewalque (Liège): "An Experiential Notion of Knowing"

Matt Duncan (Rhode Island): "Experience is Knowledge"

Anna Giustina (Rice): "The Epistemic Significance of Acquaintance"

Hyunseop Kim (Seoul): "Meaning and the Phenomenology of Fulfillment"

Darren Madeiros (Rice): "Cognitive Phenomenology and the Higher Pleasures"

Ingrid Venrell Ferran (Frankfurt): "The Value of Imagination"