Nuno Fonseca

 

CulturLab-Ifilnova

Email: nunosmdafonseca@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

Bio note

Post-Doc Researcher (FCT) at Ifilnova, Nuno Fonseca is currently working on the aesthetic, epistemological and ethical issues of the use of sound and sound experience in the context of contemporary artistic practices. As a member of the CulturLab he has been contributing with work on Art, Critique and Aesthetic Experience, mainly focusing on questions pertaining to the experience of the city.

He has completed his PhD (2012) in Philosophy (Epistemology and Philosophy of Knowledge) with a thesis on issues concerning perception and representation, at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa. He graduated both in Philosophy (2004) and Law (1998), at the Universidade de Coimbra.

He has lectured on "Rhetoric and Argumentation" at the Communication Sciences department and the seminar "Art and Experience" for the master's degree in Philosophy-Aesthetics at FCSH-UNL.

 

Academic Expertise and Research Interests

Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Aesthetic experience in artistic practice and everyday life; Philosophy of Perception; Epistemology; Ontology of sound, auditory perception and sonic experience, Sound studies, Urban Experience; Port-Royal «Logic»; History of Rhetoric and Argumentation Theory

 

Publications

Books:

  • Antoine ARNAULD & Pierre NICOLE (2016), A Lógica ou A Arte de Pensar, tradução, apresentação e notas de Nuno FONSECA, col. «Textos Clássicos», Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, 2016 ISBN: 978-972-31-1590-1
  • Molder, Maria Filomena, Soeiro, Diana & Fonseca, Nuno (Eds.) (2013), Morphology: Questions of Method and Language, Lisbon Philosophical Studies – Uses of Language in Interdisciplinary Fields, Vol. 3, Bern, Berlin, Bruxelles, Frankfurt am Main, New York, Oxford, Wien: Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag des Wissenschaften, 2013 ISBN:9783035105599 https://www.peterlang.com/view/product/46024

Articles:

Book Chapters:

  • Fonseca, Nuno (2017) “Aesthetic Values Before and Beyond the Evaluation of Artworks”, in A. Marques, J. Sáàgua, Essays on Values and Practical Rationality – Ethical and Aesthetical Dimensions, Bern: Peter Lang, 2017, pp. 307-322 (in the press).
  • Fonseca, Nuno (2016) "Metaphysics and Science: With or Without? - Clearing up for an inclusive disjunction” in Pombo, O. & Santos, G. (Org.) Philosophy of Science in the 21st Century – Challenges and Tasks, «Documenta 9», Lisboa: Centro de Filosofia das Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, 2016, pp. 37-52, ISBN: 978-989-8247-72-8
  • Fonseca, Nuno (2013) "«Light, shade and colour»: the texture of landscape" in Molder, Maria Filomena, Soeiro, Diana & Fonseca, Nuno (Eds.), Morphology: Questions of Method and Language, Lisbon Philosophical Studies – Uses of Language in Interdisciplinary Fields, Vol. 3, Bern, Berlin, Bruxelles, Frankfurt am Main, New York, Oxford, Wien: Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag des Wissenschaften, 2013, pp. 91-106.

Events

All Events

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 9ª Sessão: Ana Falcato

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

June 06, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | Anthony Jensen

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

May 23, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 8ª Sessão: Antonio Moretti

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

May 16, 2018

EPLAB Masterclass Series

Santoni de Sio

May 04, 2018

Virtualism and the Mind: Rethinking Presence, Representation and the Self

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning Workshop "Virtualism and the Mind"

April 23, 2018

The Derivative Machine: Life Cut, Bundled and Sold

held by Jonathan Beller (Pratt Institute) | CineLAB Seminar

April 19, 2018

João Leite, 16 April 2018, 16h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "An Online Social Debating System"

April 16, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 7ª Sessão: Pietro Gori

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

April 11, 2018

CultureLab | General Seminar

Seminário mensal do culturelab, Humberto Brito

April 03, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 6ª Sessão: António Cardiello

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

March 21, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | Ernani Chaves

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

March 12, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | Roberto Barros

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

February 28, 2018

Paul Smart, 28 Feb, 2018, 17h to 18h

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar |"Dream Machines: Predictive Processing,…

February 28, 2018

Paula Olmos, 19 February 2018, 16h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Narratives in Scientific Justificatory Practice"

February 19, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 5ª Sessão: Claudio Rozzoni

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

February 14, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 4ª Sessão: Ana Kiffer

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

January 31, 2018

Discussing Davidson Colloquium

Discussing Davidson Colloquium, 26 JAN 2017, 10:30 - 18:00

January 26, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão IV: Susana Viegas

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

January 25, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | André Muniz Garcia

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

January 10, 2018

Cinema 10: Call for Papers

"PAINTING, MOVING IMAGES AND PHILOSOPHY" / Edited by Susana Viegas…

December 14, 2017

Cinema 10: Call for Papers

"PAINTING, MOVING IMAGES AND PHILOSOPHY" / Edited by Susana Viegas…

December 14, 2017

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

"The Force of Law", F. Schauer

December 13, 2017

Andri Christodoulou, 11 Dec 2017, 16h30

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Using argumentation as a tool for…

December 11, 2017

Dina Mendonça, Fr 27 Nov 17 Sala 606 TB, 16h

Dina Mendonça on the Role of Reflexivity and Meta-Emotions in…

November 24, 2017

I Biennale Nietzscheana - "Nietzsche e as artes / Nietzsche and the Arts"

First meeting of the Research Group "HyperNietzsche" - Public Conference

November 15, 2017

Seminário livre: “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura”

CultureLab | Questions of Subjectivity: Philosophy & Literature

October 18, 2017

Nietzsche & Wittgenstein - On Values / Sobre os valores

International Workshop

March 10, 2017

Institutions

FCT
FCSH