dylan trigg

Marie Curie Fellow















June 2017

  • French translation: The Thing : une phénoménologie de l’horreur. Chez Les Editions MF [translation by Audrey Petit-Trigg]. More here.

June 2017

  • Philosophies of Anxiety. More here.


May 2017

  • MAJOR PUBLICATION: Unconsciousness Between Phenomenology and Psychoanalysis with  Dorothée Legrand.  [Contributions to Phenomenology, Vol. 88] (Springer, 2017).

With: With Dermot Moran, Alexander Schnell, Emmanuel de Saint Aubert, Timothy Mooney, James Phillips, Dorothée Legrand, Francois Raffoul, Joseph Cohen, Drew Dalton, Dylan Trigg, Thamy Ayouch, Dieter Lohmar, Line Ryberg Ingerslev, Nataille Depraz, and Alphonso Lingis.



April 2017

  • Lost in the Supermarket - on anxiety, phobia, and phenomenology at the LSE Forum here.

  • Atmospheres of Nostalgia, Antinomies of Vagueness, University of Copenhagen here.


February 2017

  • Topophpobia reviewed at Phenomenological Reviews by Francis Russell (Curtin University) here.

  • Forthcoming with  Dorothée Legrand: Unconsciousness Between Phenomenology and Psychoanalysis (Springer, Contributions to Phenomenology). More here.

December 2016

  • Senior scholar symposium on Film phenomenology at University of Groningen.


November 2016

  • Workshop, co-organised with Dermot Moran (Details here).

September 2016

  • New publication: Gallagher, Shaun & Trigg, Dylan "Agency and Anxiety: Delusions of Control and Loss of Control in Schizophrenia and Agoraphobia" Frontiers in Human Neuroscience (Volume 10: Article 459) (2016). Here.

  • "Topophobia" on site


August 2016

  • "Until it Sleeps" in Brooklyn (Here)

June 2016:

  • Listed as one of 18 "researchers guaranteed to broaden your definition of the world" in Silicon Republic. (Here)

  • New publication: "The indestructible, the barbaric principle: The Role of Schelling in Merleau-Ponty’s Psychoanalysis" Continental Philosophy Review, June 2016, Volume 49, Issue 2, pp 203-221 (Here)

  • New publications: “An insect trapped in amber: The Flesh of a Ghost in The Devils Backbone” (The Devil’s Backbone and Pan’s Labyrinth: Studies in the Horror Film. Edited by Danel Olson. Colorado: Centipede Press) (2016) & “Archaeologies of Hauntings: Phenomenology and Psychoanalysis in The Shining” (The Shining: Studies in the Horror Film. Edited by Danel Olson. Colorado: Centipede Press) (2015) (Here and here)


Forthcoming book: Topophobia: a Phenomenology of Anxiety (Bloomsbury) - Available now for pre-order.



April 2016

  • Co-organised workshop with Shaun Gallagher: "Orders and Disorders in Spatial Experience" (Further information here)

January 2016

  • New publication: "On the role of depersonalization in Merleau-Ponty" in Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences (here)

December 2015

  • Video: "On Non-Phenomenology in Merleau-Ponty" from the The Pittsburgh Continental Philosophy Network 11/20/14 at the Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center, Duquesne.


November 2015

  • Several lectures in Florida. (1)."The Place of Anxiety" at the University of Central Florida, Department of Philosophy.(2). "Psychopathologies of Space and Time in the Floridian Landscape" at the University of Florida, Department of Architecture.


October 2015

  • Several lectures. (1). "Depersonalization in Merleau-Ponty" at SPEP. (2). "Aesthetics of Anxiety" at Precarious Aesthetics, UC Berkley. (3). "The Anxious Body" at Florida Gulf Coast University, Department of Philosophy


[Photo by Greg Niemeyer]

September 2015

  • Lecture on non-places at the International Conference on Spatial Cognition,  Sapienza University, Rome.

[Photo by Shaun Gallagher]

April 2015

  • "Anterior Origins" at Mors Mystica, Saint Vitus, Brooklyn, NYC

[Photo by Öykü Tekten]

March 2015

  • Co-organised workshop with Shaun Gallagher: "The Phenomenology and Embodiment of Anxiety" (Further information here)


    • Drew Leder (Philosophy, Loyola College in Maryland)

    • Dorothée Legrand (Husserl Archives, École normale supérieure, Paris)

    • Louis Sass (Psychology, Rutgers University)

    • Dylan Trigg (Marie Curie Fellow, Philosophy, University of Memphis)

    [Photos by Verena Erlenbusch]


March 2015

  • “Between Anxiety and Horror,” at University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Hispanic and Italian Studies.


February 2015

  • On Bachelard’s Topophobia,” at Katholische Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, Eichstätt, Philosophy Department.

Skyping to Perm, Russia from Paris, France on the topic of horror (via illness)


All materials © Dylan Trigg 2015  

Photo: Sausalito, California, 2014.

Funded by European Commission, Marie Curie Actions, FP7 - TPAB, Project Reference: 624968