Talks and Conference Papers

“Cinematic Imagery and the Return to Reality: A Peak into the Tarkovskian Zone”
The Real of Reality: International Conference on Philosophy and Film, 2-6 November, 2016, Karlsruhe, Germany

“Football and Aesthetics: On the Emergence of the Novum”
The Beautiful Game: The Poetics and Aesthetics of Soccer in Transnational Perspective, University of Basel, June 30 – July 2, 2016, Basel, Switzerland

“Matter as Ground for Aesthetic Activity in Schelling”
Understanding Matter – Philosophical Perspectives, 1st CRF International Conference, Department of Humanities, University of Palermo, 10-13 April, 2014, Palermo, Italy

“Schelling’s Philosophy of Mythology as a Grounding Ground”
Schelling and Naturphilosophie: Pittsburgh Summer Symposium in Contemporary Philosophy’s Participants’ Conference, Duquesne University, 3-4 August, 2013, Pittsburgh, PA

“Una contrapropuesta a la especulación tautológica: Hacia un arte y una economía real”
Pensamiento sistémico abierto: En la encrucijada de un mundo complejo, Universidad de León, 15-17 May, 2013, León, Spain

“Steppenwolf: Mythology and the Creative Imagination”
International Workshop AG Philosophische Grundlegung (im Ausgang von Schellings Positiver Philosophie), Freiburg, 19-21 April, 2013

“Andrei Rublev: From Trauma to Artistic Creation”
Annual Graduate Students’ Conference, Center for Research on Religion, McGill University, 19-20 October, 2012 Montreal, Canada

“Ultimate Reality: Philosopher and Composer’s Compulsion to Stimulate Awareness of the Universal”
Annual SUNY Oneonta Undergraduate Philosophy Conference, April 15-17, 2010, Oneonta, NY