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Workshop : Personal Identities, Embodiments and Environments
Workshop Reminder: Personal Identities, Embodiments And Environments Central Committee Room, MacLaurin Building University of Hertfordshire, UK 02/07/2010 10am: Welcome, tea, coffee 10.30: Keynote talk: Professor Galen Strawson (University of Reading): We Live Beyond Any Tale We Happen to Enact 12-12.15: Break 12.15: Andreas Paraskeveides (Edinburgh): Real Agency in Virtual Worlds 13.00: Lunch (own arrangements) 14.00: Tomas Bogardus (UT Austin): Presence at a Distance 14.45: Heidi Tiedke (Maryland): Persons and Their Lives 15.30-15.45: Break 15.45: Rory Madden (UCL): Animalism, Artificial Persons and Virtual Embodiment 16.30: Keynote talk: Professor Eric Olson (Sheffield): Personal Identity and the Mind/World Boundary 18.00: Workshop ends There are still some places on the workshop available. There is no registration fee, but if you'd like to join us, please email D.Ward2@herts.ac.uk for catering purposes. Abstracts for the talks, where available, are here: http://pionline.blogspot.com/2010/06/personal-identities-embodiments-and.htm l The workshop takes place as part of the AHRC-funded research project 'The Construction of Personal Identities Online'.