2017 AAP Conference
The Arts and Imagination: the role of metaphors, tropes and images in shaping experience and guiding action.
Adelaide, July 4 - 6, 2017 (University of Adelaide & Art Gallery of SA)
Organised by the ArtSense Taste and Community project (Australian Research Council funded project): artsense.edu.au
This workshop is the second held in connection with the Australian Research Council funded ArtSense Taste and Community project. The project is directed by Jenny McMahon, and the other researchers are Sean Cordeiro, Cynthia Freeland, Paul Guyer, Claire Healy, Mohan Matthen, Robert Sinnerbrink, and Daniel von Sturmer. The project aims to develop a framework for understanding the perception of meaning and value as a response to cultural artifacts.
For more information visit: artsense.edu.au/workshops
Ancient Philosophy (John Howes, Learning guild)
This stream is open to anyone who wishes to offer a paper that could reasonably be presented under the heading of "Ancient Philosophy", but papers related to Plato and Aristotle are especially sought.