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Past Events - Conferences, Workshops and Special Lectures



2017 Events

[audio feed] Free Speech on Campus
14th March 2017

[audio feed] Future Directions in Epistemology: Formal, Informal, Applied - BARSEA Conference in Epistemology
25th to 26th February 2017

[audio feed] Remembering Casimir Lewy: the man, his life and his philosophy
10th February 2017

[audio feed] Tenth Annual Cambridge Graduate Conference on the Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic
28th January to 29th January 2017

2016 Events

[audio feed] Alumni Festival 2016: Acts of Faith
24th September 2016

[audio feed] Conference on Bernard Williams and the Ancients
19th September 2016

[audio feed] The Unity of the Subject - First workshop of the DAAD Network on German Philosophy
6th to 7th June 2016

[audio feed] Women in the History of Philosophy Conference
9th June 2016

[audio feed] The Unity of the Subject - First workshop of the DAAD Network on German Philosophy
6th to 7th June 2016

[audio feed] Non-Physicalist Views of Consciousness Conference organized by the New Directions in the Study of the Mind Project
24th to 26th May 2016

[audio feed] The Identity of Truth Conference at Trinity College, Cambridge
20th to 21st May 2016

[audio feed]  Moral Pyschology Research Group event 'Moral virtue and self-control', Sidgwick Lecture Block, Cambridge
16th May 2016

[audio feed]  Sixth-form Philosophy Conference at Newnham College Cambridge
15th April 2016

[audio feed]  Immateriality - A joint conference organized by the University of Cambridge – Peking University Immateriality, Thinking and the Self Project (British Academy) and New Directions in the Study of the Mind (Templeton Foundation)
18th February 2016

[audio feed]  Ninth Annual Cambridge Graduate Conference on the Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic
16th January to 17th January 2016

2015 Events

[audio feed]   Immateriality, Thinking and the Self in the Long Middle Ages
      14th to 15th July 2015

[audio feed]   Self-prediction in Decision Theory and Artificial Intelligence Conference
      13th to 19th May 2015

[audio feed]   Sixth-form Philosophy Conference at Newnham College Cambridge
      19th March 2015

[audio feed]   Eighth Annual Cambridge Graduate Conference on the Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic
      17th January to 18th January 2015

2014 Events

[audio feed]   Festival of Ideas talk - Professor Rae Langton 'Identity and Immortality'
      22nd October 2014

[audio feed]   Alumni Festival Lecture 2014 - Dr Nigel Warburton 'Philosophy as Dialogue'
      27th September 2014

[audio feed]   Realism and Antirealism in Aesthetics and Metaethics Conference
      9th August to 10th August 2014

[audio feed]   British Society for Ethical Theory Annual Conference
      14th July to 16th July 2014

[audio feed]   The 88th Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association
      11th July to 13th July 2014

[audio feed]   British Society for the Philosophy of Science Annual Conference
      10th July to 11th July 2014

[audio feed]   Routledge Lecture in Philosophy: Acting and Thinking Together
      12th June 2014

[audio feed]   How Universal are Universals?
      26th to 27th April 2014

[audio feed]   Workshop on the nature of logic, Faculty of Philosophy
      15th March 2014

[audio feed]   7th Cambridge Graduate Conference on the Philosophy of Logic and Mathematics
      18th to 19th January 2014

2013 Events

[audio feed]   Professor Michael Potter's inaugural lecture:
      Logic and Assertion
      18th October 2013

[More info icon]   A Workshop on the Philosophy of JJ Thomson
      17th October 2013 - Newnham College, Cambridge 

[audio feed]   Professor Alex Oliver: Mind Senior Research Fellow Lecture:
      The logic of "nothing" from Homer to Heidegger
      4th October 2013

[More info icon]   Alumni Festival Lecture 2013: Wittgenstein on Religion
      28th September 2013 - Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge

[More info icon]   Cambridge Kant Workshop
      10th September 2013 - Dept of History and Philosophy of Science, Cambridge 

[More info icon]   The Roles of Knowledge Workshop
      28th - 29th June 2013 - King's College, Cambridge 

[More info icon]   The Limits of Duty Workshop
      Friday 14th June 2013 - Newnham College, Cambridge

[More info icon]   Prof. Hykel Hosni: Seminar on Decision Theory
      Thursday 30 May 2013 - Faculty of Philosophy, Cambridge 

[More info icon]   No-platform and Hate Speech Workshop
      Friday 17 May 2013 - Jesus College, Cambridge

[More info icon]   What is Domination? Workshop 
      Friday 3rd May 2013 - Trinity Hall, Cambridge 

[More info icon]   Routledge Lecture transcript - Professor Susan Wolf on 'Responsibility, Moral and Otherwise'
     21st February 2013, Faculty of Philosophy, Cambridge 

  6th Cambridge Graduate Conference on the Philosophy of Logic and Mathematics
     19th to 20th January 2013 - St John's College, Cambridge

2012 Events

  Philosophy and the Sciences – Old Visions, New Directions
     30 November - 1 December 2012, Alison Richard Building, University of Cambridge

[audio feed]   Professor Huw Price, Bertrand Russell Professor of Philosophy inaugural lecture:
      Where would we be without counterfactuals?

      (recorded 1 November 2012) 

[audio feed]   Alumni Weekend 2012: Professor Tim Crane - 'What do animals think?'
      (recorded 22 September 2012)

  Logical Form Conference
     18 - 19 September 2012, The Møller Centre, University of Cambridge

  Foundations of Mathematics: What are they and what are they for?
     10 - 12 July 2012, Fitzwilliam College Cambridge

  Perspectival Legal Discourse
     5 - 6 July 2012, University of Cambridge 

  Principles in Practice Conference
     28 June 2012, Churchill Collge Cambridge

  Cambridge Pragmatism Research Workshop
     31 May - 1 June 2012, Trinity Collge Cambridge

  Cambridge/MIT Workshop on Decision Theory, etc.
     23 May 2012, Newnham College Cambridge

  Leverhulme Philosophy Lectures 2012 - Professor Christopher Martin
  24 January - 28 February 2012, Faculty of Philosophy

  5th Cambridge Graduate Conference on the Philosophy of Logic and Mathematics
     21 - 22 January 2012, Fitzwilliam College Cambridge 

  Medieval Philosophy Seminar Series: Topics in Twelfth Century Philosophy
     20 January - 17 February 2012, Faculty of Philosophy

2011 Events

[audio feed]   Professor John Marenbon Inaugural lecture: When was Medieval Philosophy?
      (recorded 30 November 2011 - see also the Lecture Transcript) )

[audio feed]   Festival of Ideas: Professor John O'Neill - Happiness and Sustainability
      (recorded 28 October 2011)

[audio feed]   Routledge Lecture in Philosophy: Professor David Luban -
      Arguing about torture

      (recorded 21 October 2011)

[audio feed]  Alumni Weekend 2011: Professor Derek Matravers - 'Art and Morality'
     (recorded 24 September 2011)

  Conceptual content: history and prospects
     20 September - 21 September 2011, Peterhouse College Cambridge

[audio feed]   Leverhulme Philosophy Lectures 2011 - Professor Frank Jackson
     27 April - 16 May 2011, Faculty of Philosophy

[audio feed]   Fiction on Fiction - Metafictions and Reflexive Representation:
     Philosophy, Film, Art, Literature

     15 April - 16 April 2011, CRASSH, University of Cambridge

    2011 Routledge Lecture notes - Professor Tim Scanlon

      'Ideas of the Good in Moral and Political Philosophy'
      (lecture date 15 March 2011)

2010 Events

[audio feed]   Professor Tim Crane Inaugural Lecture as Knightbridge Professor
      'What is Distinctive About Human Thought?'

      (recorded 1 December 2010) 

[audio feed]   Aspects of Philosophy at Cambridge Conference
     19 - 20 November 2010, Hughes Hall Cambridge

[audio feed]   Dr Cain Todd - 'Fiction, emotion and imagination'
      (recorded 29 October 2010)

[audio feed]   Alumni Weekend 2010: Dr Fraser MacBridge -
     The Dark Matter of Cambridge Philosophy

     (recorded 25 September 2010 - see also the Lecture Handout)

    Autonomy and Mental Health Conference

     7 - 8 January 2010, CRASSH University of Cambridge