'Modes of Attentiveness', Dec 1st, University of Warwick

Maria Roca Lizarazu's picture
December 1, 2017
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Philosophy, Psychology, Public Health, Literature

You are cordially invited to the following:

One-day, interdisciplinary workshop

‘Modes of Attentiveness’

December 1st 2017, 10-4, Wolfson Research Exchange, Seminar Room 3


10.00 – 10.30: Morning Coffee and Welcome

10.30-11.30: Panel One: Attentiveness – Therapeutic and Pedagogical Perspectives

Kitty Wheater (Oxford): ‘The Therapeutic Uses of Attention in Mindfulness-based Interventions for Health and Wellbeing’

Sarah Stewart-Brown (Warwick): ‘Experiences in Medical Education’

11.30-11.45: Learning to Pay Attention I: Mindfulness Meditation

11.45-12.45: Panel Two: Attentiveness in the Arts

James Hodkinson (Warwick): ‘Levels of Listening. Time, Space and Modalities of Attentiveness in Brian Eno’s Sonic Art’

Carolin Duttlinger (Oxford): ‘Exercising Concentration: Self-Help Literature in the Weimar Republic’


12.45-2.00: Lunch


2.00-2.15: Learning to Pay Attention II: Brian Eno

2.15-3.15: Panel Three: Attentiveness - Philosophical Perspectives

Tom Crowther (Warwick): ‘Attention in the Philosophy of Mind’

Hemdat Lerman (Warwick): ‘Visual Attention’


3.15-4.00: Roundtable Discussion and Afternoon Coffee: Discussion of Possibilities for Collaboration