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Past events in Philosophy

2018 Dorothy Emmet Lecture

15:00 - 17:00 17 April 2018

The Philosophy Department at the University of Manchester is proud to present the 2018 Dorothy Emmet...

Personhood and Selfhood: The Narrative Self

19 - 24 April 2018

The second in a Royal Institute of Philosophy conference series on Personhood and Selfhood at the Un...

Philosophy Research Seminar: Dr Dawn Wilson

15:15 - 17:00 21 March 2018

Title: Composing and Performing: Photographers Creating Art Abstract: ‘I can look at a fine art...

Philosophy Research Seminar: Prof Kevin Mulligan

15:15 - 17:00 14 February 2018

Title: Misleading Pictures, Temptations, and Metaphilosophy: Marty and Wittgenstein Abstract: One...

Philosophy Research Seminar: Dr Roberta Ballarin

16:15 - 18:00 21 February 2018

Title: On The Genealogy of Modality: The Necessity of Origin and the Origin of Necessity Abstract:...

Personhood and Selfhood: Social Personhood

16 January - 24 April 2018

The first in a Royal Institute of Philosophy conference series on Personhood and Selfhood at the Uni...

Research Seminar: Dr Richard Christian (Manchester)

06 December 2017 - 24 April 2018

Title: TBC Abstract: TBC

Research Seminar: Prof Sophie Grace-Chappell (Open University)

15:15 - 17:00 15 November 2017

Title: No More Heroes Any More Abstract: In this paper I discuss the connected notions of heroism a...

Logic at Work: Guest Lecture by James Paterson - Philosophy and Mathematics Alumnus

16:00 - 17:00 02 October 2017

Is the use of logic in the workplace a blessing or a curse? Our guest speaker, James Paterson, will...

Research Seminar: Prof Francois Recanati (Institute Jean Nicod)

14:15 - 16:00 18 October 2017

Title: Fictional, Metafictional, Parafictional Abstract: Fictional uses are the uses of fictional p...