Copernicus Festival

The conference will be associated with the "Copernicus Festival" co-organised by the Copernicus Center for Interdisciplinary Studies and Tygodnik Powszechny. The festival will take place from 7th to 11th May and will be devoted to reflections concerning the place of science in culture and its relations to such phenomena as spirituality, literature, and art. For more details on the Copernicus Festival please check the website:

Copernicus Center Lecture 2014

2014 Copernicus Center Lecture, will be delivered by Patricia Churchland. She is a Canadian-American philosopher noted for her contributions to neurophilosophy and the philosophy of mind.

Copernicus Center Lecture 2014 will be held on May 22 in the Auditorium at the Larisch Palace (Faculty of Law and Administration, Jagiellonian University, Bracka Str. 12, Kraków).


John Barrow (University of Cambridge)

Marco Bersanelli (University of Milan)

Bernard Carr (Queen Mary University of London)

Mariusz Dąbrowski (Szczecin University)

Marek Demiański (University of Warsaw)

Nicolas Franco (Copernicus Center for Interdisciplinary Studies)

Malcolm A.H. MacCallum (Queen Mary University of London)

John Madore (Paris-Sud University)

Krzysztof Meissner (University of Warsaw)

Boudewijn Roukema (Nicolaus Copernicus University)

Mairi Sakellariadou (King's College London)

Andrzej Sitarz (Jagiellonian University)

Leszek Sokołowski (Jagiellonian University)

Andrzej Staruszkiewicz (Jagiellonian University)

Sebastian J. Szybka (Jagiellonian University)