The latest news from the Philosophy department

The Open Future

The Open Future: Why Future Contingents are All False.

Philosophy professor to deliver keynote speech at The Lemon Project

Professor Tommy Curry will deliver the keynote speech at The 12th Annual Lemon Project Spring Symposium at the College of William & Mary on Friday, 25 March.

Grief: A Philosophical Guide

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Professor Michael Cholbi’s ground-breaking book examining grief is available now.

Oxford University Press names PPLS Professor’s paper as one the 'Best of Philosophy' 2021

Congratulations to Professor of Philosophy Tommy Curry whose paper appears in OUP’s list.

Philosophy professor secures £690k to lead on new research project

Shannon Vallor - Technomoral Futures
Professor Shannon Vallor to be principal investigator on a UKRI Trustworthy Autonomous Systems Programme: Responsibility Grant, funded by ESPRC

Philosophy professor among finalists in global breakthrough research competition

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Professor Michela Massimi is among the finalists in the category Social Sciences and Humanities for this year's Falling Walls global competition

Philosophy and Psychology staff shortlisted for Teaching Awards

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Sarah Stanton, Brian Rabern and John Dorsch have been shortlisted for the 2021 EUSA Teaching Awards

Alfred Edward Taylor Lecture

24th A. E. Taylor Lecture

Philosophy Professor Shannon Vallor leads new centre that bridges gap between tech and morality

Shannon Vallor - Technomoral Futures
How societies can innovate with technologies while having a firm ethical grounding is to be the focus of a major new hub.