My research focuses on philosophy of mind, philosophy of cognitive science, emotion theory, moral psychology and aesthetics.​ I mainly work on emotions, fiction, art and implicit attitudes, such as implicit racist and sexist prejudices and stereotypes.

 

Publications

(Invited) Fiction & Implicit bias. Routledge Companion to Fiction & Belief. (with Moors, A.).

 

(2022c) The Linguistic Fallacy & The Complex Content of Emotion. Philosophical Psychology. (published online)

 

(2022b) Biased Emotions: Implicit Bias, Emotion & Attributability. Review of Philosophy and Psychology. (published online) 


(2022a) Learning Implicit Biases from Fiction. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, 80  (2), 129-139.  (with Friend, S.)


(2021b) Better Scared Then Sorry: The Pragmatic Account of Emotional Representation. Erkenntnis.  (published online)


(2021a) 100 x Congo. A Century of Congolese Art in Antwerp: Exhibition Review. British Journal of Aesthetics, 61 (3), 387-389.

(2019b) An empirical investigation of guilty pleasuresPhilosophical Psychology, 32 (7), 1129-1155. (with Cova, F.)

(2019a) The affective experience of aesthetic properties. Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, 100, 283–300.

 

(2018) Philosophical aesthetics and cognitive science. WIREs Cognitive Science,  (1), (with Meskin, A., Robson, J., Ichino, A., and Monseré, A.).

 

(2014) Music feels like moods feel. Frontiers in Psychology 5, 327.

 

(2012) The poems are finding words for us, in Geert Grote Alliantie(ed.) Nederlandstalige master scripties van vijf jonge filosofen, Deventer: Deventer University Press, 67–129.

 

Some Papers In Progress

 

(1) A paper on recalcitrant emotions.

 

(2) Emotional experience is complex. (With Jerry Viera.)

(3) Something on emotion and implicit bias.

(4) A new account of implicit bias. (With Agnes Moors.)

(5) Teleosemantics and implicit bias.

(6) Something on affective injustice.

(7) An experimental study on gender bias. (With Agnes Moors and Massimo Koestler).

(8) An experimental study on moral attitudes and emotions towards implicit bias. (With Emma Moormann).

(9) A paper on aesthetic emotion.