Monthly Archives: April 2023

Upcoming talks

Mantovarchitettura: This fantastic annual event in Mantua is supported by the UNESCO Chair in Architectural Preservation and Planning in World Heritage Cities, Politecnico di Milano (Mantua campus). I’ll be presenting an invited talk on 15th May, “Aesthetic Virtues, Nature, and Co-Flourishing.”

University of Bologna: As a visiting professor at the University in May this year, I’ll be presenting a keynote, “Planetary Aesthetics: Environmental Aesthetics for the Earth’s Future,” to the “The Practices of Common Sense between Social Ethics and Aesthetics: environment, ecology, conflict and democracy” conference on 18th May. The event is organized by three research centers in the Philosophy and Communication Studies Department: Almæsthetics, RaMo-Radici e Motivi del Pragmatismo, and AlmaClimate).

University of Palermo: My keynote lecture, “Environmental Aesthetics, Biodiversity, and Co-Flourishing,” will be presented to the conference “Cultivating the Idea of Biodiversity: The arts and their languages for an ecologist engagement in the public space” as part of the session, “Biodiversity as a transdisciplinary paradigm between science and art, ethics and aesthetics.” The conference, 6-7th June, is organized by the Department of Humanities.

Palermo Botanical Garden (Wikipedia)