Lecture / Reading

David Chalmers, Symbolic Systems Program 2017 Distinguished Speaker: "The Virtual and the Real: Philosophical Issues About Virtual Reality"

Sponsored by Symbolic Systems Program


Tuesday, May 30, 2017
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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Geology Corner Auditorium, Room 320-105
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David Chalmers, the 2017 Symbolic Systems Program Distinguished Speaker, is a philosopher and cognitive scientist specializing in philosophy of mind and philosophy of language.  He is a Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Center for Mind, Brain, and Consciousness at New York University, and a Professor of Philosophy at the Australian National University.  He is also well-known for introducing the "hard problem" of consciousness, which has sparked immense discussion and research in the philosophy of mind, psychology, and neuroscience.

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