Annalisa Coliva




Department of Sciences of language and culture
Faculty of Letters and Philosophy
University of Modena
L.go Sant'Eufemia 19
I-41100 Modena

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M.A. Bologna, M. Litt.
& PhD St. Andrews,
PhD Vercelli





Annalisa Coliva (M.A. Bologna, M.Litt. & PhD St. Andrews, PhD Vercelli) specializes in the philosophy of mind, epistemology, metaphysics and the history of analytic philosophy. She is lecturer at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia and Associate Director of the Research Centre in Philosophy COGITO. After completing her studies at St. Andrews, she has held research grants at the University of Bologna, Fribourg (CH) and Modena, as well as a Fulbright Research Fellowship at Columbia University (New York) and a Research Fellowship at the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies at Columbia University in the city of New York, where she serves as Chair of the Italian Academy Alumni Fellows Association (IAAFA). In 2006 and 2007 she has benefited from an Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship, held at the University of Heidelberg. She has held other international Fellowships and has been visiting Professor at Paris 7 in 2009. Her books include (with Elisabetta Sacchi) Singular Thoughts. Perceptual-Demonstrative and I-Thoughts (2001), Moore e Wittgenstein: scetticismo, certezza e senso comune (2003, under contract with Palgrave for an English translation), I concetti (2004/2006), (with Elisabetta Lalumera) Pensare. Leggi ed errori del ragionamento (2006), I modi del relativismo (2009). She is the co-editor (with Eva Picardi) of Wittgenstein Today (2004), and editor of Filosofia analitica. Temi e problemi (2007), Mind, Meaning and Knowledge: Themes from the Philosophy of Crispin Wright (2009, forthcoming). She is the author of several articles appeared in Italian and international journals.




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