Radical Enactivism

October 22, 2012 - October 24, 2012
Ruhr-Universität Bochum


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Dan Hutto
University of Hertfordshire
Erik Myin
University of Antwerp


Tobias Schlicht
Ruhr-Universität Bochum

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Hutto & Myin are going to present and discuss their forthcoming new book “Radicalizing Enactivism. Basic Minds without Content” (MIT Press 2013). The manuscript will be available for participants upon request by email to [email protected] The preface can be downloaded at http://herts.academia.edu/DanielDHutto/Books.

Preliminary Schedule  

Monday 22nd

09.30-10.45 Dan Hutto & Erik Myin: Enactivism RECtified

11.15-12.30 Dan Hutto & Erik Myin: The Reach of REC

12.30-13.00 Victor Loughlin (Antwerp): Dispatches from the sensorimotor frontier: the Radical Enactive defense

14.30-15.45 Dan Hutto & Erik Myin: The Hard Problem of Content

16.15-16.45 Patrizia Pecl (Berlin): How radical is normal enactivism?

16.45-17.15 Michael Madary (Mainz): A defense of maximally minimal intellectualism  

Tuesday 23rd

09.30-10.45 Dan Hutto & Erik Myin: CIC kicking back

11.15-11.45 Michael Schmitz (Konstanz): In defense of nonconceptual intentional content

11.45-12.15 Martin Weichold (Göttingen): Content in Action. Towards an enactivist notion of content

13.45-15.00 Dan Hutto & Erik Myin: Extensive Minds

15.30-16.00 David Silverman (Johns Hopkins): Enactivism, radical and sensorimotor

16.00-16.30 Marius Bartmann (Bonn): The dialectic of knowing how and knowing that. Enactivism in late Wittgenstein  

Wednesday 24th

09.30-10.45 Dan Hutto & Erik Myin: Regaining Consciousness

11.15-11.45 Jenni Salmela (Aarhus): The Content of Imagination within narrative engagements

11.45-12.15 Zuzanna Rucinska (Hertfordshire): Is there content to pretence or only pretend content?

12.15-12.45 Marc Slors (Nijmegen): Going wide while staying in: the trouble with supervenience

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