Cognition, Affect and Motivation: Conceptual and Empirical issues

ERI Building - G51 (Ground Floor)
Friday 9 June 2017 (11:30-14:00)

Registration is free but numbers are limited. Please email Kathy Puddifoot ( if you wish to attend.


The workshop aims to bring together leading researchers to explore the interaction between cognition, affect, and motivation.

The workshop is open to all and hosted at the University of Birmingham by project PERFECT. The workshop is also sponsored by a Mind Association Minor Conference Grant.

The programme is:

  • 11:30-12:30 Maura Tumulty (Philosophy, Colgate): ‘Affective Content and First-person Authority’.
  • 12:30-13:00 Sandwich lunch
  • 13:00-14:00 Matthew Broome (Psychiatry, Oxford): ‘Persecutory Ideas and Affect: Recent Epidemiological Insights’.