Gloria Origgi

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Gloria Origgi (born 1967) is an Italian philosopher at the CNRS in Paris (Institut Jean Nicod) who works on the theory of mind, epistemology and cognitive sciences applied to new technology. She is the founder (in 2002) and director of the innovative project, a portal where many international virtual conferences in the social and cognitive sciences are being organized.

Gloria Origgi has published a book on the American philosopher Willard Van Orman Quine, Introduzione a Quine, Laterza, 2000. She has edited the collection of essays Text-e. Text in the age of the Internet, Palgrave, 2006, based on a web conference that she co-organized with Noga Arikha and the research team of the library of the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris (contributors include Umberto Eco, Jason Epstein, Dan Sperber and Theodore Zeldin). She has published numerous articles on social epistemology and cultural issues in English, French and Italian. Her last book in French is Qu'est-ce que la confiance? VRIN, 2008.

She is also a writer in Italy, and her first work La Figlia della Gallina Nera was published in Italy by Nottetempo (2008) and works for various newspapers and cultural magazines such as Il Fatto, MicroMega, Il Sole 24 Ore.

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