I am a philosopher, working on epistemology and metaphysics. I am very keen on all things modal, but specially on abilities and knowledge of ability, know-how, understanding...
I completed my PhD at KU Leuven, and I am in between jobs at the moment. Wish me luck!
I care about music, design, environmental ethics, phil of maths, logic, programming. Just very curious overall, I guess...
While I prefer working in English rather than in my native language (Spanish), I think it is valuable to critically discuss whether there is an undue fixation on English that leads to systemic unbalances and marginalization of non-native speakers in philosophy. Thus, I have signed the Barcelona Principles for a Globally Inclusive Philosophy: https://contesi.wordpress.com/bp/
the new teaser for the upcoming Matrix movie has a bit where the narrator says something like: 'you now believe it to be 14:57, but nothing could be further from the truth.' it changes every minute, which is pretty neat. but my brain went: so, wait, how do you measure how far from the truth? and if it changes, are there different times which are all the farthest from the truth (14:58 is equally far)? and after a whole day, wouldn't there be no time which was closer to the truth?
Minced beef with mint and basmati rice (for the beef I used this recipe https://youtu.be/UrK4WmC-kK8 ) it's really good!
In the scope of the initiative "Verão com Ciência" funded by FCT and awarded to CICANT, the center opened four one-month Research Initiation Scholarships.
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The philosophy of action, the epistemology of possibility, and force-users in Star Wars
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PhD in #philosophy, working in epistemology, metaphysics and philosophical logic. worried about all things modal, abilities, know-how...
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