2024 EPSSE Pre-conference on Feminist Philosophy of Emotion

The 2024 EPSSE Pre-conference on Feminist Philosophy of Emotion will be held at the University of Lisbon (Amphitheatre IV) on the 18th of June 2024. Attendance is free but registration is required.


The Pre-conference precedes the Annual Conference of the European Philosophical Society for the Study of Emotions, University of Lisbon/Nova University Lisbon, 19-21 June 2024 (please note that registration fees apply for the general conference).


Pre-conference organizers:

Laura Silva (Laval University/University of Lisbon)

Federico Lauria (University of Lisbon)


With the assistance of:

Hugo Luzio (University of Lisbon)

Mariana Seabra (University of Lisbon)



9:20 – 9:30 Welcome

9:30 – 10:30 Ronald de Sousa (University of Toronto)

“Emotional Gender Essentialism”

10:30 – 11:30 Marie Wuth (University of Hamburg)

“The Political is Affective”

11:30 – 12:00 Coffee Break

12:00 – 13:00 Laura Silva (Université Laval / University of Lisbon)

“Towards a Feminist Philosophy of Emotion: Methodological Promiscuity and How to Satisfy It”

13:00 – 15:00 Lunch Break

15:00 – 16:00 Denish Jaswal (Harvard University)

“Aptness and Ideology”

16:00 – 17:00 Laetitia Falcon de Longevialle (Université Libre de Bruxelles)

“Shame must change side”: Shame and the #MeToo movement’s normative shift

17:00 – 17:30 Coffee Break

17:30 – 18:30 Arina Pismenny (University of Florida)

“Emotional Injustice: Emotion Policing”


Please register here.

More information here.


Everybody is welcome!