The Philosophy of Film 2021-22

This is a monthly Reading Group on films. We will discuss various films in light of the comments provided by philosophers such as Stanley Cavell, Robert Pippin, George Wilson and some others. The movies are to be seen independently. We will typically meet from 5pm to 7pm the last Friday of the month. This Reading Group is organised in cooperation with Logos and Aresmur.

Schedule

17-September: Coen Brothers, Fargo (1996) | George Toles, ‘Obvious Mysteries in Fargo.’
22-October: T. Malick, The Thin Red Line (1998) | Robert Pippin, ‘Vernacular Metaphysics: On Terrence Malick’s The Thin Red Line.’

Venue

Video conference via Zoom

Participants

Mariajo Alcaraz (University of Murcia)
Aaron Alvárez-González (University of Barcelona)
Paloma Atencia (UNED)
Matilde Carrasco (University of Murcia)
Filippo Contesi (University of Barcelona)
Josep E. Corbí (University of València)
Byron Davies (UNAM, México)
Manuel García-Carpintero (University of Barcelona)
Nemesio García-Carril (university of Murcia)
Francisca Pérez Carreño (University of Murcia)
Andrea Rivadulla (University of Barcelona)
Salvador Rubio (University of Murcia)
Chon Tejedor (University of Valencia)
Enrico Terrone (University of Barcelona)

Organizers

Josep E. Corbí (University of Valencia)
Manuel García-Carpintero (University of Barcelona)

Contact

josep.corbi # uv.es
m.garciacarpintero # ub.edu

Projects

Normative Aspects of Aesthetic Appreciation (PID2019-106351GB-I00)
Eliminativism, Fictionalism, and Expressivism (PID2019-106420GA-I00)
The Philosophy of Hybrid Representations (PID2020-119588GB-I00)

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