CFA: New Perspectives in Dreaming

Submission deadline: March 31, 2023

Conference date(s):
July 3, 2023 - July 4, 2023

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This event is available both online and in-person

Conference Venue:

Centre for the Study of Perceptual Experience, Department of Philosophy, University of Glasgow
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Topic areas


We invite submissions of long abstracts (maximum 800 words), prepared for blind review, for talks presentable in 30-45 mins, on topics including (but not limited to):

•The ontology of dreams •The neurophysiology of dreams •Lucid dreams •Dream and the Self •The first-person perspective in dreams •The status of dreams as a target for scientific inquiry •The relation between dreaming and other sleep states •The causes and effects of dreams •The function of dreaming •The epistemology of dreams •The ethics of dreams •Dreams and art

Please include with your submission a separate short document with some information about yourself and your research.

Submissions should be submitted via by March 31st . Notifications of acceptance will be sent out by April 28th.

The conference will comply with the BPA/SWiP Good Practice Scheme. We therefore encourage participation particularly for those from underrepresented groups in Academia. If you are a member of a group that is underrepresented in professional philosophy and wish to identify yourself as such, please include this information on your cover sheet. If you have any questions regarding accessibility, please do contact us.

At the moment, we are unable to guarantee funding or cover expenses for the selected contributors.

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