Vera Tripodi

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Born: Rome, Italy, 07.07.1976 More »

Email: vera.tripodi@unito.it

Present Affiliation

2013-Present, Postdoctoral Fellow at the Philosophy Department, University of Turin 

 

Areas of Competence

Feminist Philosophy, Analytic Ontology and Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language, Epistemology.

 

Positions Held

2015-2016 Fellow at CAS SEE (Center for Advanced Studies, Southeast Europe), University of Rijeka.

2010-2012 Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Barcelona.

2009- 2010 Postdoctoral Fellow at the Centre for Gender Research, University of Oslo.

2007-2008 Postdoctoral Fellow [with a Scholarship Supplement from University of Rome, La Sapienza, held at the Department of Philosophy of Columbia University, New York]

 

Education 

2006 January-July Visiting Scholar at the Department of Philosophy, Columbia University, under the supervision of Prof. Achille Varzi.

2007 Discussion of PhD. Dissertation in “Logic and Epistemology” at the University of Rome, La Sapienza. Title: Gli usi ontologici del principio del contesto [Ontological Uses of the Context Principle”]. Supervisors: Prof. Cesare Cozzo, Prof. Carlo Cellucci.

2002 B.A. in Philosophy, University of Rome, La Sapienza, supervisor: Prof. Cesare Cozzo (University of Rome), mark: 110/110 cum laude. Title: “Dummett’s Interpretation of the Context Principle”.

 1995. School leaving exams, High School Diploma in Classical Studies (“Maturità Classica”), Liceo Classico “Augusto”, Rome.

 

Prizes and Grants

2015-2016: Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, CAS SEE (Center for Advanced Studies, Southeast Europe), University of Rijeka.

2010-2012: Fellowship for Young Foreign Doctors in Spanish Centers, Spanish Ministry of Education [Beca de Movilidad – Jovenes doctores extranjeros, Ministerio de Educación Gobierno de España].

2009-2010: Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, Yggdrasil (young guest and doctoral researchers’ annual scholarships for investigation and learning in Norway), The Research Council of Norway.

2008: Winner of a bursary at the SWIP UK – Session at 2008 Joint Session of The Aristotelian Society and The Mind Association, University of Aberdeen.

2008: Winner of a Travel Grant at The Midwest SWIP, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.

2006-7: One year scholarship to study abroad from the University of Rome, ‘La Sapienza’ held at Columbia University, New York.

2003-2006: Three-year PhD Scholarship, from the University of Rome, ‘La Sapienza’.

1998-2001: Adisu (Agenzia per il diritto agli Studi Universitario nel Lazio), borsa di studio per merito (Studentship).

 

Publications

Books

(2015). Filosofie di genere. Differenza sessuale e ingiustizie sociali, [Philosophies of Gender], Carocci Editore, Roma. ISBN: 9788843076963.

(2014). Sukupuolen filosofia, Niin & näin, Tampere. ISBN:97895255038.

(2011). Filosofia della sessualità [Philosophy of Sexuality], Carocci Editore, Roma. ISBN: 9788843057184.

 

Edited volumes

(forthcoming). Discrimination in Philosophy, in “Rivista di Estetica” (1/2017).

(2012) (with Elena Casetta), Making Sense of Gender, Sex, Race and the Family, in “Humana.Mente”, issue 22, September. ISSN: 1972-1293. Available online: http://www.thehumanmind.eu/Issues/Issue22.html.

(2012). (with Francesca Ervas), Word and Object. 50th years later, in “Disputatio. International Journal of Philosophy”, vol. IV (32). ISSN: 0873-626X.

 

Book chapters

(2014). Sex and Gender, the individual beyond classifications [English translation] in T. Andina (ed. by), Bridging The Analytical Continental Divide: A Companion to Western Philosophy, Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden-Boston, pp. 230-240. ISBN: 9789004254961.

(2013). Stereotipi  [Stereotypes], in M. G. Turri (a cura di), Manifesto per un nuovo femminismo, Mimesis, Milano. p. 211-226. ISBN: 8857514404.

(2012). Etica (o dei comportamenti) [Ethics] (con De Vecchi F. – Magni F.) in T. Andina (a c. di), Filosofia contemporanea. Uno sguardo globale, Carocci, Roma, pp. p. 282-293. ISBN: 9788843067046, doi: 10.978.88430/67046.

(2007). La teoria giustificazionalista del significato e l’antirealismo sul passato [Justificationist Theory of Meaning and Anti-Realism about the Past], in C. Tatasciore, P. Graziani, G. Grimaldi (a cura di), Prospettive Filosofiche. Il realismo, Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici, Napoli, pp. 129-140. ISBN: 978-88-89946-23-7.

 

Book Preface

(2013). La maternità tra immaginario e luoghi comuni, in J. Valenti, Perché avere figli? Viaggio di una neomamma alla scoperta di gioie e dolori di essere genitori, Edizioni Sonda, Casale Monferrato, 2013, pp. 7-12. ISBN: 9788871066967.

 

Papers in Conference Proceedings

(2006). Singular Terms and Inferential Criteria, in C. Cellucci, P. Pecere (eds.), Proceedings of Workshop on Demonstrative and Non-Demonstrative Reasoning in Mathematics and Natural Science. Edizioni dell’Università degli studi di Cassino, Cassino, pp. 399-418. ISBN: 8883170350.

 

Papers

(forthcoming). The professionalization of philosophy and the criteria of philosophical knowledge, in “Transcultural Studies. A Journal in Interdisciplinary Research” – Special Issue on philosophy “The Variety of Philosophical Knowledge. The Notion of Philosophical Knowledge and the Situation in Philosophy”, n. 2 2016, Brill-Publishing House, Leiden. ISSN: 1930-6253.

(2016). Corpi cibernetici e identità sessuale [Cyborg Bodies and Sexual Identity], “La Società degli Individui”, 2/2016, pp. 42-56. ISSN: 1590-7031.

(2016), Brevissimo vademecum (ironico e senza pretese) per vivere (quasi) alla “Sex and the City” ed evitare di essere giudicate (troppo) male, “Rivista di estetica”, 60/3, anno LV, pp. 142-154. ISSN: 0035-6212.

(2016). Come praticare la parità di genere in filosofia? Alcune proposte [How to Promote Gender Equality in Philosophy? Some suggestions], “Castelli di Yale”, volume III, n.2, pp. 59-68. ISSN: 2282-5460.

(2015). Razionalità ed emotività. Il ruolo svolto dalle emozioni in epistemologia [Rationality and and Emotionality. The Role played by Emotions in Epistemology], in P. Graziani, G. Grimaldi, M. Sangoi (a cura di), Animali razionali. Studi sui confini e sulle possibilità della razionalità, Special Issue of Isonomia, University of Urbino “Carlo Bo”, pp. 321-347. ISSN 2037-4348.

(2015). Intuition, Gender and the Under-representation of Women in Philosophy, “Rivista di Estetica”, 58 (1/2015), pp. 134-144. ISSN: 0035-6212.

(2014). Frege, Wittgenstein: il «principio del contesto» e la grammatica di un’espressione [Frege, Wittgenstein: the Context Principle and the Grammar of an Expression], “Rivista di filosofia”, vol. 2: 247-272. ISSN: 0035-6239, doi: 10.1413/76763.

(2013). Famiglia e matrimonio minimo [Family and Minimal Marriage], “La Società degli Individui”, 47, pp. 39-52. ISSN: 1590-7031, doi: 10.3280/LAS2013-047004.

(2013). L’intersessualità in famiglia: la chirurgia genitale (in età pediatrica) è l’unica via possibile? [Intersexuality in the Family: is the genital surgery on infants the only possibility?], in “Verifiche. Rivista di scienze umane”, Vol. XLII (1-3): 93-118. ISSN: 0391-4186.

(2012). Between Science and Philosophy: New Perspectives on Gender, Sex, Race, and the Family (with Elena Casetta), in Making Sense of Gender, Sex, Race and the Family, “Humana.Mente”, issue 22, September 2012. ISSN: 1972-1293.

(2012). New Perspectives on Quine’s Word and Object (with Francesca Ervas), in “Disputatio. International Journal of Philosophy”, vol. IV (32): 317-322. ISSN: 0873-626X.

(2011). Che genere d’intuizioni? Maschile, femminile e ragionamento filosofico [What Kind of Intuition? Masculine, Feminine, and Philosophical Reasoning], in “Epistemologia” – Rivista Italiana di Filosofia della Scienza”, 34 (1): 187-209, ISSN: 0392-9760, doi: 10.1400/184842.

(2010). Gender Categories and Social Kinds, “BULLETINE 1/10”, University of Oslo, Norway, Academic Interests.

(2010). La svolta linguistica e le sue origini [The Linguistic Turn and Its Origins], “APhEx- Portale italiano di Filosofia analitica”, 1: 89-110. ISSN 2036‐9972.

(2010). La distinzione fregeana tra Senso e Riferimento [The Fregean Distinction Between Sense and Reference], “APhEx- Portale italiano di Filosofia analitica”, 1: 58-74. ISSN 2036‐9972.

(2009). Pensare le categorie di genere come tropi [Thinking Gender Categories as Tropes], “Rivista di Filosofia”, 3: 347-372. ISSN: 0035-6239, doi: 10.1413/30460.

(2009). Convenzioni e generi. Donna si nasce o si diventa?, [Conventions and Genders. Woman is born or made?], “Rivista di Estetica”, 41 (2/2009): 39-57, ISSN: 0035-6212.

(2008). Contestualità e composizionalità del significato [Contextuality and Compositionality of Meaning], in “Humana.Mente. Journal of Philosophical Studies, 4: 1-26. ISSN: 1972-1293.

(2007). L’antirealismo al passato. Dummett, Truth and The Past [Anti-Realism about the Past. Dummett, Truth and the Past], in “Epistemologia – Rivista Italiana di Filosofia della Scienza”, 1:171-178. ISSN: 0392-9760, doi: 10.1400/78907.

 

Papers in web magazine or newspaper

(2015). Addressing the hidden aspects of gender inequality, InGenere, 19\05\2015. Available online: http://www.ingenere.it/en/articles/addressing-hidden-aspects-gender-inequality

(2012). Matrimonio? Meglio minimo [Marriage? Better Minimal] (with Giuliano Torrengo), IL SOLE 24 ORE, vol. Domenicale, ISSN:0391-786X, 10 giugno, p. 35.

 

Translations

Mulligan, K. (2016). La preferenza è primitiva?, in T. Andina, C. Barbero (eds.), Ermeneutica, estetica, ontologia. A partire da Maurizio Ferraris, Il Mulino, Bologna, pp. 235-247.

 

Encyclopedia Entries

“Dimostrazione indiretta”, “Legge di Hume”, “Affermazione del conseguente”, “Ignoratio elenchi”, negazione dell’antecedente”, “Non casusa pro causa”, “Barbiere”, “Definiendum”, “Definiens”, “Modus ponens”, “Modus tollens”, “Implicazione”, Russell” in L. Floridi and G. P. Terravecchia (eds.), Le parole della filosofia contemporanea, [A Short Philosophy Dictionary], Carocci Editore, Roma, 2009. 

 

Critical Commentaries

(2015) Critical Commentary of “Katrina Hutchison, Fiona Jenkins, (eds.), Women in Philosophy. What Needs to Change?”, Oxford University Press (Oxford 2013)”, in APhEx- Portale italiano di Filosofia analitica, 14. ISSN 2036‐9972. Available online: http://www.aphex.it/index.php?Letture=557D03012201740321040505777327

(2014) Critical Commentary of “E. Brake, Minimizing Marriage. Marriage, Morality, and the Law, Oxford University Press (Oxford 2012)”, in APhEx- Portale italiano di Filosofia analitica, 9: 417-433. ISSN 2036‐9972. Available online: http://www.aphex.it/index.php?Letture=557D03012201740321070304777327.

 

New Book Reviews

(2009) Review of ECAP 6: Sixth European Congress of Analytic Philosophy, Krakow 21-26 August 2008. The current state of Analytic Philosophy in Europe, in Humana.Mente – Journal of Philosophical Studies, 8:155-158. ISSN 1972-1293.

(2009) Review of C. Bourne, A Future for Presentism, Oxford, Clarendon Press, 2006, in Humana.Mente – Journal of Philosophical Studies, 8: XV-XX. ISSN 1972-1293.

(2007) Review of M. Dummett, Thought and Reality, OUP 2006 in “2R – Rivista di Recensioni Filosofiche SWIF”, 7: 51-61. ISSN 1126-4780.

(available at http://www.swif.uniba.it/lei/2r/2R_7_5_Dummett-Tripodi.pdf).

(2007) Review of M. Dummett, Thought and Reality, OUP 2006 in “Rivista di Filosofia”, Il Mulino.

(2006) Review of A. Varzi, Ontologia, Bari-Laterza, 2005, in “Rivista di Filosofia”, Il Mulino.

(2006) Review of R. Casati-A.Varzi, Semplicità insormontabili. 39 storie filosofiche, Editori Laterza, 2004, in “Rivista di Filosofia”, Il Mulino.

(2006) Review of M. Dummett, Truth and the Past, New York, Columbia University Press 2004, in “2R – Rivista di Recensioni Filosofiche SWIF”, 3: 27-38. ISSN 1126-4780.(available at http://www.swif.uniba.it/lei/2r/2R_3_3_dummett-tripodi.pdf).

(2005) Review of C. Penco, Introduzione alla filosofia del linguaggio, Bari-Roma, Laterza 2004, in “Rivista di Filosofia”, Il Mulino.

(2004) Review of N. Vassallo (a cura di), La filosofia di Gottlob Frege, in “Rivista di Filosofia”, Il Mulino.

(2004) Review of D. Davidson, Soggettivo, intersoggettivo, oggettivo, Milano Cortina 2003, in “Rivista di Filosofia”, Il Mulino.

(2004) Review of M. Dummett, Truth and the Past, New York, Columbia University Press 2004, in “Rivista di Filosofia”, Il Mulino.

(2003) Review of M. Vignolo, Afferrare Pensieri. Gli atteggiamenti proposizionali dopo Frege e Russell, Roma Carocci 2001, in “Rivista di Filosofia”, Il Mulino.

 

Interviews

Interviewed by Ingeborg W. Owesen (University of Oslo), “Coming and Going”, in BULLETINE 2/11, University of Oslo, Norway, Academic Interests, p. 53-55.

Interviewed by Sonia Sion, “La sessualità oltre la nozione di genere e al di là delle relazioni di potere”, in Passaparola Magazine, Anno IX, Numero 9, Novembre 2012, p.10-12.

Interviewed by Gioele Gambaro, “Filosofia della sessualità”, in Filosofiablog, un Blog sulla filosofia antica, moderna e contemporanea, 26 febbraio 2013. Available online: http://www.filosofiablog.it/etica/filosofia-della-sessualita-intervista-a-vera-tripodi-1/

Interviewed by Francesca Lemmi, “La filosofia non è solo maschia“, in Dol’s Magazine, 24 luglio 2013. Available online: Available online: http://www.dols.it/2013/07/24/la-filosofia-non-e-solo-maschia/

Interviewed by Alessio Santelli, “Filosofia della sessualità’ e condizione della donna in accademia”, NewsTown, 20 dicembre 2013Available online: http://news-town.it/credits/2157-filosofia-della-sessualit%C3%A0-e-condizione-della-donna-nell-accademia-intervista-a-vera-tripodi.html

 

Refereed Conference and Seminar Talks (2005-2016)

27 April 2016, Discriminazione [Discrimination], Ciclo di seminari “Voci della filosofia del linguaggio e della mente” [Seminar series “Voices of Philosophy of language and Mind], organized by Francesca Ervas, University of Cagliari (Italy).

18 April 2016, Linguaggio e genere [Language and Gender], seminar “Linguaggio: prospettive interdisciplinari” [Language and Interdisciplinary Prospective Seminar], organized by Lucia Morra, Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia, Polo Universitario San Luigi Gonzaga, Orbassano, University of Turin (Italy).

23 February 2016, LabOnt Law Seminar. Round table on “Marriage and civil unions” [Matrimonio, unioni civili e union di fatto] at University of Turin. Participants: Angela Condello, Bianca Gardella Tedeschi, Eleonora Missana, Lucia Morra, Barbara Pasa, Vera Tripodi.

18 February 2016, Workshop on “Gender studies: methodology and languages” [Gli studi di genere: metodi e linguaggi”] organizated by CIRSDe at University of Turin. First Lesson “Introduction to Gender Studies” by Eleonora Missana (University of Turin) e Vera Tripodi (University of Turin).

05 February 2016, CAS SEE seminar, University of Rijeka (Croatia).

22 January 2016, “Filosofia e medicina” [Philosophy and Medicine], workshop organized by Labont, University of Torino (Italy).

19-21 November 2015, “Judith Butler in Belgrade. How to Act together: From Collective Engagement to Protest”, international conference organized by the Group for Social Engagement Studies, the Institute for Philosophy and Social Theory and the Center for Advanced Studies in Southeastern Europe (CAS – SEE) at the University of Belgrade.

05-06 November 2015, Workshop “Pragmatics and Testimony” organized by Marina Sbisà (University of Trieste), Annalisa Coliva (University of Modena-Reggio), Paolo Labinaz (University of Trieste), Department of Humanities, University of Trieste.

24 April 2015, Linguaggio e genere [Language and Gender], workshop “Linguaggio: prospettive interdisciplinari | San Luigi”, Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia, Polo Universitario San Luigi Gonzaga, Orbassano, University of Turin.

15 April 2015, Intuition, Gender and the Under-representation of Women in Philosophy, Seminar “Philosophy of Science at Roma TRE”, Department of Philosophy, University of Roma Tre.

26 November 2014: Seminario Arte, bene pubblico, bene comune [Workshop on Art, Common Good, Public Good] per il ciclo MADREscenza 2014: Arte, diritto, mercati. Dall’arte concettuale all’arte contrattuale, Madre | Museo d’Arte contemporanea Donna Regina. Napoli.

14 November 2014: Round table: Studying women’s mind: best practices for teaching and publishing. Workshop on “Women’s Mind. Filosofia e scienza al femminile”. Participants: Alberto Castelli, Vera Tripodi, Sandra Rossetti, Luciana Tufani; organized by the University of Ferrara.

20-23 June 2014, RaAM 10 conference: Metaphor in Communication, Science and Education, University of Cagliari.

18-20 June 2014, SILFS 2014 Triennial Conference of the Italian Society for Logic and Philosophy of Science, University of Rome “Roma TRE”.

2-3 June 2014, 9th Nomos Meeting: The View From Here. A symposium on The View from Here: On Affirmation, Attachment, and the Limits of Regret (OUP, 2013) by R. Jay Wallace | Valencia (Spain).

22 May 2014, FATO Seminar, University of Turin.

28 November 2013, Round table: “Presupposizioni, implicature, crittotipi in alcune sentenze relative a questioni di genere”. Partecipants: Roberta Aluffi, Carmen Belloni, Claudia Bianchi, Mia Caielli, Francesca Cassone, Silvia Ferreri, Leonardo Lenti, Joelle Long, Anna Maria Lorusso, Eleonora Missana, Lucia Morra, Elisabetta Palici di Suni, Barbara Pasa, Raffaella Petrilli, Barbara Pezzini, Marina Sbisà, Vera Tripodi, Jacqueline Visconti. Workshop on “IMPLICITI NEI TESTI NORMATIVI”, organized by the University of Turin with the auspices of CIRSDe (the Research Centre for Women’s and Gender Studies of the University of Turin).

26 November 2013, Ricerche in ontologia tra Italia e Russia. Primo incontro seminariale congiunto, [Research in Ontology. First Joint-meeting Italy-Russia]. Videoconference between University of Torino (Labont) and University of Saint Petersburg.

3-5 June 2013, Filosofi del linguaggio a Gargnano [Philosophers of Language in Gargnano], University of Milan.

26-29 September 2012, Feyerabend 2012, organized by Prof. Eric Oberheim and Matteo Collodel, Institut für Philosophie, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin.

13-15 September 2012, SIFA2012: Tenth National Conference of the Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy, Alghero (Italy).

23 May 2012, Maggio libri 2012 [May Books 2012], organized by Prof. Alessandro Pagnini, Pistoia. Italy.

10 April 2012, Il dizionario di filosofia: SESSO [Dictionary of Philosophy: SEX], organized by Prof. Maurizio Ferraris and Prof. Alberto Voltolini, Circolo dei lettori, Turin (Italy).

9 November 2011, Proseminar (workshop organized by Prof. A. Ferrara), Università of TorVergata, Roma.

6-7 October 2011, 2nd LanCog_LOGOS Workshop, University of Barcelona.

09-10 July 2011, “Pensare il corpo” [Thinking the body], Francavilla al mare (Chieti, Italy) 2011- second edition, organized by Società Filosofica Italiana-Sezione Francavilla al mare.

20 April 2011, “Lectiones Commandinianae”, Università degli Studi di Urbino Carlo Bo.

22 December 2010, “Escursioni filosofoche” – “Che genere di intuizioni? Maschile, femminile e ragionamento filosofico”, [What kind of Intuition? Masculinity, Feminine and Philosophical philosophical reasoning], workshop organized by Prof. Tito Magri (University Sapienza), Roma, Villa Mirafiori, Università of Rome “Sapienza”.

17 November 2010, Graduate Reading Group (GRG), Logic, Language and Cognition Research Group, LOGOS-Grup de Recerca en Lògica, Llenguatge i Cognició, Universitat de Barcelona.

3 March 2010, “Feministisk filosofisk” forum, Centre for Gender Research, University of Oslo.

18 January 2010, “Gender-critical Engagements with Canonicity” seminar, Centre for Gender Research, University of Oslo.

23-24 October 2009, IPA Conference (Illinois Philosophical Association), University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

2-5 September 2009, The triennial congress of the SoPhA (the Société de Philosophie Analytique), Université de Genève.

8 November 2008, Fall Conference of the NJ, Regional Philosophical Association Bergen Community College, Paramus.

25-27 September 2008, Ontology, Mind and Language – VIII SIFA National Conference, Bergamo, Organized by SIFA and by the University of Bergamo.

19-21 September 2008, the Midwest SWIP conference, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.

21-26 August 2008, Sixth European Congress of Analytic Philosophy (ECAP 6), Jagiellonian University, Institute of Philosophy, Krakow.

11-13 July 2008, Society for women in philosophy (SWIP) UK – Session at 2008 Joint Session of The Aristotelian Society and The Mind Association, University of Aberdeen.

10-12 September 2007, The First Graduate Conference of the Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy, Department of Philosophy of the University of Padua.

7-9 September 2007, Fifth Conference of the Spanish Society for Analytic Philosophy (SEFA-5), University of Barcelona.

2-5 July 2007, École Doctorale Romande en Philosophie, Metaphysics Workshop in Ovronnaz (Switzerland).

4-5 June 2007, The 2nd International Conference on Philosophy, Athens Institute for Education and Research”, Athens (Greece); Organisation: Gregory T. Papanikos.

8 December 2006, Statements about the Past and Ways of Verifying, “Cycle de Conférences de Philosophie”-PhilEAs (Association des étudiantes en philosophie), l’Université de Genève.

31 October-1 November 2006, On Objects and Properties, l’Université de Genève; Organisation: Kevin Mulligan, Gianfranco Soldati, Michael Esfeld, Philipp Keller; financed by the Swiss National Science Foundation.

12 October 2006, Prospettive Filosofiche 2006 – Il realismo [Realism], organized by “Società Filosofica Italiana” and “Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici”, Francavilla al Mare, Italy.

01-04 September 2006, Colloque de la Sopha, Université de Provence, Aix en Provence.

02-04 June 2006. Enfa-3, “3rd Meeting of the Portuguese Society for Analytic Philosophy, Lisbon.

14-17 December 2005, XVI Convegno Nazionale dei dottorati di ricerca in filosofia. La giovane filosofia italiana a Reggio Emilia [National Conference of young Phd students], organized by “Istituto Banfi”, Reggio Emilia, Italy.

16-17 June 2005, Demonstrative and Non-Demonstrative Reasoning in Mathematics and Natural Science, University of Rome, La Sapienza.

 

Workshops and conferences organized with LabOnt (Laboratory for Ontology, University of Turin):

22 January, 2016: “Filosofia e medicina” [Philosophy and Medicine], workshop at University of Turin. Invited speakers: Vincenzo Crupi (University of Turin), Cristina Amoretti (University of Genova), Elisabetta Lalumera (Bicocca University, Milan), Maurizio Balistreri (University of Turin), Raffaella Scarpa (University of Turin).

21 January, 2016: “Filosofia e discriminazione” [Philosophy and Discrimination], workshop co-organized with Daniele Santoro (CNR, LUISS) and Giuliano Torrengo (University of Milan) at University of Turin. Invited speakers: Diego Marconi (University of Turin), Carla Bagnoli (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia), Francesca De Vecchi (San Raffaele University), Francesca Forlè (San Raffaele University), Marina Sbisà (University of Trieste).

24 November, 2015: Paolo Bozzi Prize for Ontology (Edition 2015), University of Turin.

24 November, 2015:  The ‘Jacques Derrida | Law and Culture’ International Chair of Philosophy, University of Turin.

9 October, 2014: Paolo Bozzi Prize for Ontology (Edition 2014), University of Turin.

9 October 2014: The ‘Jacques Derrida | Law and Culture’ International Chair of Philosophy, University of Turin.

4-5 May 2014: “Consequences of Realism”, Rome: MAXXI – National Museum of XXI Century Arts; (CNR) – National Research Council; Roma Tre University.

9 May 2013: Paolo Bozzi Prize in Ontology: New Realism 2013, University of Torino.

Coordinator of the LabOnt Seminar. Link: http://labont.it/labont-seminar [Present]

 

Workshops organized with Logos-Group (Logic, Language and Cognition Research Group, University of Barcelona)

14-15, June 2012, the 7th Nomos Meeting, “Workshop on Marriage and Family” – A Symposium on Minimizing Marriage: Marriage, Morality, and the Law, Oxford University Press, 2012 by Elizabeth Brake” (http://www.ub.edu/nomos/), co-organized with Giuliano Torrengo at University of Barcelona.

 

Workshops organized with APhEx Group (Analytical and Philosophical Explanation)

16-18 June 2011, “Another World is Possible. Conference on David Lewis”, organized at University of Urbino with Marianna Antonutti (University of Bristol), Francesca Ervas (Università Roma Tre), Pierluigi Graziani (University of Urbino), Daniele Santoro (LUISS, Roma), Stefano Vaselli (University of Rome “La Sapienza”). Invited speakers: Andrea Bottani (University of Bergamo) Sonia Roca-Royes (University of Stirling), John Collins (Columbia University), John Divers (University of Leeds), Vincenzo Fano (University of Urbino).

28-29 May 2010, “Word and Object, 50 years later.
Colloquium in Celebration of  W.V.O. Quine”, organized at University of Rome “Sapienza” with Marianna Antonutti (University of Bristol), Roberto Ciuni (Delft University of Technology), Francesca Ervas (Università Roma Tre) Daniele Santoro (LUISS, Roma), Stefano Vaselli (University of Rome “La Sapienza”). Invited speakers: Cesare Cozzo (University of Roma “La Sapienza”), Alberto Voltolini (University of Turin) Stephen White (Tufts University).

20-21 September 2007, workshop on “causality” organized with Mario De Caro (Roma Tre), Roberto Cordeschi (La Sapienza), Elena Gagliasso (La Sapienza). Invited speakers: Achille Varzi (Columbia University) e Giuliano Torrengo (University of Turin).

15 February 2007, Vittorio Gallese (University of Parma), La simulazione incarnata: dai neuroni specchio all’intersoggettività”, Department of Philosophy of The University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Villa Mirafiori, Rome.

 

Participation in International Research Projects

– EU Accelerating Grants 2013-2015, supported by The Compagnia di San Paolo. Principal Investigator: Prof. Maurizio Ferraris. Title of the project: “Re-Shaping the Social Ontology”.

– International Project “Intellectual Humility and Cultural Diversity in Philosophy: An Examination of the extent an implications of cultural diversity in philosophical intuition”

Co-principal Investigators: Prof. Stephen Stich (Rutgers University) e Prof. Edouard Machery (University of Pittsburgh). Principal Investigator for the Italian Research Team: Prof. Mario Alai (University of Urbino).

– Project “ENEGE 2015- establishment and management of a European network of experts in the field of Gender equality”, amendment n. 1 to Contract JUST/2011/PROG-GEND/PR/1083/A4, supported by Fondazione Giacomo Brodolini (FGB), Rome. Scientific Investigator: Prof. Francesca Bettio (University of Siena).

– International project “Doc 2.0: Reshaping the Social Ontology” (EU Accelerating Grant 2013-2015, supported by The Compagnia di San Paolo). Principal Investigator: Prof. Maurizio Ferraris.

 

Other Activities

Interviewed by Ingeborg W. Owesen (University of Oslo), “Coming and Going”, in BULLETINE 2/11, University of Oslo, Norway, Academic Interests, p. 53-55.

Interviewed by Sonia Sion, “La sessualità oltre la nozione di genere e al di là delle relazioni di potere”, in Passaparola Magazine, Anno IX, Numero 9, November 2012, p.10-12.

Interviewed by Gioele Gambaro, “Filosofia della sessualità”, in Filosofiablog, un Blog sulla filosofia antica, moderna e contemporanea, 26.02. 2013.

Interviewed by Francesca Lemmi, “La filosofia non è solo maschia“, in Dol’s Magazine, 24.07. 2013.

Interviewed by Alessio Santelli, “Filosofia della sessualità e condizione della donna in accademia”NewsTown, 20.12. 2013.

 

Services to the profession

• 2006 – Present: APhEx Group, member of its steering committee and co-organizer of most of its meetings.

• 2012 – Present: Associate Editor of “Rivista di Estetica” (ISSN: 0035-6212).

• 2015 – Present: Member of the Scientific Committee of the Series: “Ritratti di filosofia contemporanea” published by AlboVersorio, Present.

• 2013 – Present: Member of the Scientific Committee of the Series: “Relazioni pericolose”, published by Mimesis, Present.

• Editor Assistant for the “Paolo Bozzi Prize in Ontology: New Realism 2013”, University of Turin, May 9, 2013.

• Occasional reviewer for Disputatio, Rivista di Estetica, Mind and Society, The European Journal for Philosophy of Science (EJPS), Rivista Italiana di Filosofia Analitica-Junior, Filosofia, Philosophy Kitchen.

• Editor Assistant for the conference “Prospettive Filosofiche: il Realismo”, organized by “Società Filosofica Italiana” and “Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici” at Francavilla al Mare, October 12, 2006.

• Member of the scientific committee of the 10th Conference of the Association for Researching and Applying Metaphor – “Metaphor in Communication, Science and Education”, at Department of Pedagogy, Psychology, Philosophy School of Communication Science, University of Cagliari, June 20-23, 2014.

• Member of the organizing committee of the workshop on “Women’s Mind. Filosofia e scienza al femminile”, organized by Federica Russo at University of Ferrara, 14-15 November 2014.

 

Professional Memberships 

SIFA (Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy), SFI (Italian Society for Philosophy), SILFS (Italian Society for Logic and Philosophy of Science), APhEx (Analytical and Philosophical Explanation), Y.E.A.S. (Young European Association of Sciences).

 

Languages

Mother tongue: Italian

Fluent in spoken and written English

Fluent in spoken and written Spanish

Ancient Greek and Latin.