May 30, 2017
& End Date
at 460-126 (Greenberg Seminar Room)
Symbolic Systems Forum
"The Virtual and the Real: Philosophical Issues About Virtual Reality"
Philosophy Department, New York University
School of Philosophy, Australian National University
2017 Symbolic Systems Distinguished Speaker
NOTE: Special day, time, and location
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Building 320, Room 105 (Geology Corner)
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David Chalmers 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.