Bruno Cortesi

University School for Advanced Studies IUSS, Pavia, Italy

I am a Ph.D. candidate in ‘Cognitive Neuroscience and Philosophy of Mind’ at the University School of Advanced Studies IUSS of Pavia, in Italy. I am pretty much convinced that Descartes got it right on the mind (although I am aware that my position is not one that is very fashionable nowadays). My doctoral dissertation will deal with the thesis of Experiential Revelation in the philosophy of mind. As I understand it, Revelation claims that to have an experience - viz., to be acquainted with it - is to know its nature. I am also interest in the consequences Revelation might have upon a materialist framework broadly understood about the mind an…

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