De Brigard, F. & Pavese, C. (In preparation). Special issue on memory and skill. Philosophical Psychology.

Botero, J.J. & De Brigard, F. (2017). Número especial sobre filosofía y psiquiatría. Ideas y Valores: Revista Colombiana de Filosofía. 

Muñoz-Suárez, C.M. & De Brigard, F. (Eds.). (2015). Content and Consciousness Revisited. N.Y.: Springer. [amazon]

Montañés, P. & De Brigard, F. (2011). Neuropsicología clínica y cognoscitiva. Second Edition. Colección General Psicología. Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. [amazon]

Montañés, P. & De Brigard, F. (2001). Neuropsicología clínica y cognoscitiva. Serie Psicobiología. Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. [In Spanish. Title in English: Clinical and Cognitive Neuropsychology. Reprinted, 2005] [online version]

Academic Articles

In press

De Brigard, F. (In press). Memory, Attention, and Joint Reminiscing. In: Debus, D., Michaelian, K., & Perrin, D. (Eds.) New Directions in the Philosophy of Memory. Routledge Press

De Brigard, F. (In press). Responsibility and the relevance of alternative future possibilities. Teoria.

De Brigard, F. & Gessell, B.S.* (In press). Why episodic memory may not be for communication. Behavioral and Brain Sciences.


De Brigard, F (2017). Nostalgia and Mental Simulation. Gotlib, A. (Ed.) The Moral Psychology of Sadness. London: Rowman & Littlefield.

De Brigard, F. (2017). Memory and Imagination. In: Bernecker, S. & Michaelian, K. (Eds.) Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Memory. Routledge Press.

De Brigard, F. (2017). Memory and the Intentional Stance. In: Huebner, B. (Ed.) The Philosophy of Daniel Dennett. NY: Oxford University Press.

De Brigard, F. (2017). Cognitive systems and the changing brain. Philosophical Explorations. 20(2): 224-241.

De Freitas, J., Sarkissian, H., Newman, G.E., Grossman, I., De Brigard, F., Luco, A., & Knobe, J. (2017). Consistent Belief in a Good True Self in Misanthropes and Three Interdependent Cultures. Cognitive Science. doi: 10.1111/cogs.12505

De Brigard, F. (2017). El problema de la conciencia para la filosofía de la mente y de la psiquiatria. Ideas y Valores: Revista Colombiana de Filosofia.

​Stanley, M.L.*, Henne, P.*, Iyengar, V., Sinnott-Armstrong, W. & De Brigard, F. (2017). I am not the person I used to be: The self and autobiographical memories of immoral actions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. 146(6): 884-895.

​Stanley, M.L.*, Stewart, G.W., & De Brigard, F. (2017). Counterfactual plausibility and comparative similarity. Cognitive Science. 41(Supl.5): 1216-1228.

​De Brigard, F.†, Rodriguez, D.C.†, & Montañés, P. (2017). Exploring the experience of episodic past, future, and counterfactual thinking in younger and older adults: A study of a Colombian Sample. Consciousness and Cognition. 51: 258-267.

​Henne, P*,. Pinillos, A., & De Brigard, F. (2017). Cause by omission and norm: Not watering plants. Australasian Journal of Philosophy. 95(2): 270-283.

​Stanley, M.L.*, Parikh, N.*, Stewart, G.W., & De Brigard, F. (2017). Emotional intensity in autobiographical memory and counterfactual thinking. Consciousness and Cognition. 48: 283-291.

De Brigard, F., Brady, T.F., Ruzic, L.*, & Schacter, D.L. (2017). Tracking the emergence of memories: A category-learning paradigm to explore schema-driven recognition. Memory & Cognition. 45(1): 105-120


De Brigard, F. & Gessell, B.S.* (2016). Time is not of the essence: Understanding the neural correlates of mental time travel. In: Klein, S.B., Michaelian, K., & Szpunar, K.K. (Eds.) Seeing the Future: Theoretical Perspectives on Future-Oriented Mental Time Travel. NY: Oxford University Press. pp. 153-180.

​De Brigard, F., Giovanello, K.S., Stewart, G.W., Lockrow, A.W., O’Brien, M.M., & Spreng, R.N. (2016). Characterizing the subjective experience of episodic past, future and counterfactual thinking in healthy young and older adults. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. 69(12): 2358-2375.

​Henne, P.*, Chituc, V., De Brigard, F., Sinnott-Armstrong, W. (2016). An empirical refutation of “Ought” implies “Can”. Analysis. 76(3): 283-290.

Chituc, V., Henne, P.*, Sinnott-Armstrong, W. & De Brigard, F. (2016). Blame, Not Ability, Impacts Moral "Ought" Judgments for Impossible Actions: Toward an empirical refutation of "Ought" implies "Can". Cognition. 150: 20-25.

Stanley, M. L. & De Brigard, F. (2016). Modularity in network neuroscience and neural reuse. Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 39. doi:10.1017/S0140525X15000673.


De Brigard, F. (2015). Review of “Involuntary Autobiographical Memories”. Dorthe Berntsen. (Cambridge University Press. 2009). Memory Studies. 8(2): 255-259.

De Brigard, F., Spreng, R.N., Mitchell, J.P., & Schacter, D.L. (2015). Neural activity associated with self, other, and object-based counterfactual thinking. NeuroImage. 109: 12-26. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2015). On Neil Levy’s “Consciousness and Moral Responsibility”. Analysis. 75(4): 661-667. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. & Hanna, E. (2015). Clinical applications of counterfactual thinking during memory reactivation. Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 38: 22-23. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2015). Review of “Involuntary Autobiographical Memories”. Dorthe Berntsen. (Cambridge University Press. 2009). Memory Studies. 8(2): 255-259. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2015). What was I thinking? Dennett’s Content and Consciousness and the reality of propositional attitudes. In: Muñoz-Suárez, C.M. & De Brigard, F. (Eds.). Content and Consciousness Revisited. N.Y. Springer. pp. 49-71. [pdf]

Schacter, D.L., Benoit, R., De Brigard, F., & Szpunar, K.K. (2015). Episodic future thinking and episodic counterfactual thinking: Intersections between memory and decisions. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 117: 14-21.

St. Jacques, P. & De Brigard, F. (2015). Neural correlates of autobiographical memory: Methodological Considerations. Addis, D., Barense, M., & Duarte, A. (Eds.). The Handbook on the Cognitive Neuroscience of Memory. Wiley-Blackwell. pp. 265-286. [pdf]


De Brigard, F. (2014). In defense of the self-stultification objection. Journal of Consciousness Studies. 21 (5-6): 120-130. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2014). The nature of memory traces. Philosophy Compass. 9(6): 402-414. [pdf]

Arzi, A., Banerjee, S., Cox, J., De Brigard, F., Doll, B., D’Souza, D., Fairley, J., et al. (2014). The significance of cognitive neuroscience: Findings, applications and challenges. Gazzaniga, M. and Mangum, R. (Eds.) The Cognitive Neuroscience V. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. pp. 1071-1078. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2014) Is memory for remembering? Recollection as a form episodic hypothetical thinking. Synthese. 191(2): 155-185 [pdf]


De Brigard, F., Addis, D., Ford, J.H., Schacter, D.L., & Giovanello, K.S. (2013) Remembering what could have happened: Neural correlates of episodic counterfactual thinking. Neuropsychologia.51(12): 2401-2414. [pdf]

De Brigard, F., Szpunar, K.K., & Schacter, D.L. (2013). Coming to grips with reality: Effect of repeated simulation on the perceived plausibility of episodic counterfactual thoughts. Psychological Science. 24(7): 1329-1334. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. & Brady, W. (2013). The effect of what we think may happen on our judgments of responsibility. Review of Philosophy and Psychology. 4 (2): 259-269. [pdf]

De Brigard, F., Giovanello, K.S., & Kaufer, D. (2013). Neuroanatomy of Memory. In: Arciniegas, D.B.; Anderson, C.A. & Filley, C.M. (Eds.) Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [amazon]

De Brigard, F. (2013). Review of “Attention is Cognitive Unison”. Christopher Mole. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011). Journal of Consciousness Studies. 20 (1-2): 239-247. [pdf]


De Brigard, F. & Giovanello, K.S. (2012) Influence of outcome valence in the subjective experience of episodic past, future and counterfactual thinking. Consciousness and Cognition. 21 (3): 1085-1096. [pdf]

Giovanello, K.S., De Brigard, F., Ford, J.H., Kaufer, D., Burke, J., Browndyke, J., & Welsh-Bohmer, K. (2012). Event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging changes during relational retrieval in normal aging and amnestic mild cognitive impairment. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. 18 (5): 886-897. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2012). Predictive memory and the surprising gap. Commentary on Andy Clark’s “Whatever Next? Predictive Brains, Situated Agents and the Future of Cognitive Science”. Frontiers in Psychology. 3:420. [pdf]


De Brigard, F. (2011). The role of attention in conscious recollection. Frontiers in Psychology. 3: 29. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2011). Memoria, neurociencia y educación. In: Lipina, S. & Sigman, M. (Eds.) La pizarra de Babel: Puentes entre neurociencia, psicologia y educación. Libros del Zorzal, Buenos Aires. pp: 179-194. [buy online]


De Brigard, F. (2010). Attention, Consciousness, and Commonsense. Journal of Consciousness Studies. 17 (9-10): 189-201. [pdf]

Sarkissian, H., Chatterjee, A., De Brigard, F., Knobe, J., Nichols, S., & Sirker, S. (2010). Is Belief in Free-Will a Cultural Universal? Mind and Language. 25 (3): 346-358. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2010). If you like it, does it matter if it’s real? Philosophical Psychology. 23 (1): 43-57. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. & Prinz, J. (2010). Attention and Consciousness. WIREs Interdisciplinary Reviews: Cognitive Science. 1 (1): 51-59. [pdf]


De Brigard, F., Mandelbaum, E., & Ripley, D. (2009). Responsibility and the Brain Sciences. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice.  12 (5): 511-524. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2009). Comentario crítico a “Las dificultades del compatibilismo de Dennett”de José Antonio Guerrero del Amo. Ideas y Valores: Revista Colombiana de Filosofía. 58 (141): 262-268. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2009). Review of “The Origins of Meaning”. James R. Hurford. (Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2007). Philosophical Psychology. 22 (4): 531-535. [pdf]

Before 2007

De Brigard, F. (2007). Review of “Sweet Dreams: Philosophical Obstacles to a Science of Consciousness”. Daniel C. Dennett. (MIT Press: Cambridge, MA. 2005). Ideas y Valores: Revista Colombiana de Filosofía. 56 (134): 129-136. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2007). Review of “Furnishing the Mind. Concepts and their Perceptual Basis”. Jesse J. Prinz. (MIT Press: Cambridge, MA. 2002.). Ideas y Valores: Revista Colombiana de Filosofía. 56 (133): 163-169. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2006). Capas limítrofes y dominios de evidencia en ciencia cognitiva. Universitas Philosophica. 46: 53-77. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2006). Review of “La importancia de lo que nos preocupa”. Harry G. Frankfurt. (Katz Editores: Argentina, 2006, 274p. Original title: “The Importance of What We Care About”). Piédepágina. 9: 90. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2005). Review of “La Naturaleza de la Experiencia. Sensaciones”. Maite Ezcurdia y Olbeth Hansberg (Comp.). (UNAM: México, 2003, 360p.). Piédepágina. 5: 79. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2004). El advenimiento de la metáfora mente-computador. Del alma al software 3. Revista Colombiana de Psiquiatría. 33 (1): 64-85. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2003b). En busca de la mente cerebral. Del alma al software 2. Revista Colombiana de Psiquiatría. 32 (4): 373-390. [pdf]

De Brigard, F. (2003a). Eliminando el fantasma de la máquina. Del alma al software 1. Revista Colombiana de Psiquiatría. 32 (2): 175-192. [pdf]


Dennett, D.C. (2007). Romper el hechizo. La religión como fenómeno natural. Katz Editores: Argentina. (Original in English: Breaking the Spell. Religion as a natural phenomenon. Viking, 2006)

Essays for popular audiences / Non-academic publications

De Brigard, F. (2015). Why we imagine. Scientific American Mind. 26(6): 28-35.

De Brigard, F. (2014). The Anatomy of Amnesia. Scientific American Mind. 25(3): 39-43.

De Brigard, F. (2014). The New Paideia. 3:AM Magazine. January 7.

Acevedo-Triana, C., Cárdenas, F., & De Brigard, F. (2013). Finding Memory: Interview with Daniel L. Schacter. Universitas Psychologica. 12(5): 1605-1610.

De Brigard, F. (2005). Estados Unidos: Entre Ilusiones y Prejuicios. Revista Javeriana. 711.

De Brigard, F. (1997). Cuentos para tomar con una copa de jerez. Autores Gimnasianos, Bogotá.