Art and Imagination: the role of metaphors, tropes and images in shaping experience and guiding action

April 2, 2016 - April 3, 2016
American Philosophical Association – Pacific Division

Westin St. Francis
San Francisco CA 94102
United States


  • Australian Research Council
  • American Society for Aesthetics

All speakers:

Leanne Carroll
Washington University in St. Louis
Elizabeth Coleman
Sean Cordeiro
Studio Claire and Sean
Cynthia Freeland
University of Houston
Ivan Gaskell
Bard Graduate Center, New York
Paul Guyer
Brown University
Susan Hahn
University of Alberta
Claire Healy
Studio Claire and Sean
Jane Kneller
Colorado State University
Keith Lehrer
University of Arizona
Mohan Matthen
University of Toronto
Jennifer McMahon
University of Adelaide
Bence Nanay
University of Antwerp
Nancy Sherman
Georgetown University
Robert Sinnerbrink
Macquarie University
Daniel von Sturmer


Jennifer A. McMahon

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Saturday April 2nd : 9.00-12.00: Westin St. Francis Hotel APA Invited Symposium: Contemporary Perspectives on Aesthetic Judgment

 Saturday April 2nd: 2.00-5.00: San Francisco Ballet School - Dollar Board Room Public Symposium: Art and Experience: The role of critique in guiding practice and making sense

Sunday April 3rd, 2016 : 9.00-6.30: Westin St. Francis Hotel Post-Conference Workshop: Perception, Imagination and Arts Practice

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