Department of Philosophy

Research seminars

These (mostly) weekly research seminars provide an opportunity for staff and students studying Philosophy/SPT at all levels to come together and listen to current research by leading scholars from the UK and abroad.

Sussex Philosophy Society & SPT Autumn Term 2017-18 Programme

Sponsored by the Royal Institute of Philosophy

The University of Sussex Philosophy and Social and Political Thought seminars provide a friendly and intellectually stimulating environment to discuss new ideas. We meet on campus on Fridays 3.00-5.00 pm at Arts A 108.

16 February
Tony Booth
Belief, Will, Ideology

2 March
Hili Razinsky
Ambivalence

9 March
Chris Yeomans
Temporal Strata of Historical Experience

13 April
Todd Mei
Understanding Meaningful Work: An Analogy to Speech Acts

20 April
Corine Besson
Logical Cognitivism and Lewis Carroll's Regress

27 April
Daniel O'Shiel
The Phenomenological and Moral Significance of Screens

4 May
Nathaniel Tobias C
'Why is slavery wrong?'