Pre-read, virtual seminar with Thomas Szanto (Copenhagen University). To receive the paper and link to the event, please email email@example.com. Event co-sponsored with the Political Theory Research Group at the University of Edinburgh.
Thomas Szanto is an Associate Professor in Philosophy at the Center for Subjectivity Research at the University of Copenhagen and PI of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) research project “Antagonistic Political Emotions”. Before coming to Copenhagen, he has worked and taught among others at the University of Vienna, University College Dublin, and the University of Jyväskylä. His publications include the monograph Bewusstsein Intentionalität und Mentale Repräsentation: Husserl und die Analytische Philosophie des Geistes (de Gruyter 2012), the co-edited volume The Phenomenology of Sociality: Discovering the ‘We’ (Routledge 2016), and The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Emotions (Routledge 2020). His articles at the intersection of phenomenology, social cognition, social ontology and the philosophy of emotions appeared among others in the journals Frontiers in Psychology, Human Studies, Midwest Studies in Philosophy, Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences, Philosophy Compass, Synthese, and Topoi.