[Comp-neuro] [Call for Applications] Unseld Workshop Tuebingen with Humberto Maturana

Moritz Grosse-Wentrup moritzgw at tuebingen.mpg.de
Thu Jul 7 12:45:59 CEST 2011

Call for Applications

International Interdisciplinary Workshop: Ideas of Objectivity

With Humberto Maturana and Christoph Reinfandt

Tübingen, November 7th-11th, 2011

The Forum Scientiarum of the University of Tübingen is organizing a 
one-week international interdisciplinary workshop with Humberto Maturana 
(Escuela Matriztica de Santiago, Chile) and Christoph Reinfandt 
(University of Tübingen) which will take place during this year´s Unseld 
Lectures. For further information about the Unseld Lectures as well as 
the workshop please see the


call for applications and our



We ask you to circulate the call within your institution´s mailinglists 
and, if possible, would appreciate the call´s publication on your 
website in order to reach all prospective participants of a wide range 
of scientific disciplines and fields of specialization.

Program: The interdisciplinary workshop will take place at Forum 
Scientiarum of Tübingen University, from November 7th afternoon to 
November 11th afternoon. Twenty graduate students and junior sci­entists 
from all over the world will have the opportunity to work on ideas of 
ob­jectivity with Humberto Maturana, neuro­biologist and philosopher at 
the Escuela Matriztica de Santiago in Chile, and Christoph Reinfandt, 
Professor of English Literature at the Uni­versity of Tübingen. Mornings 
the partici­pants will discuss theories of objec­tivity with Christoph 
Reinfandt. In the af­ternoons the workshop will be directed by Humberto 
Maturana, discussing his own works. The students will also follow the 
Unseld Lecture on the second day and an interdisciplinary collo­quium on 
the fourth day of the workshop.

Deadline: July 15th 2011

For further information on the program, the application procedure and
sponsorship please see the


call for applications and our



Please feel free to contact us in case of any questions.

Thank you in advance and best regards

Yanti Hölzchen and Dennis Peterzelka

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