Author Archives: christian kerslake

Save Philosophy at Greenwich

Philosophy at Greenwich is under threat. The petition to save the department is here. “The situation: The management of the School of Humanities has closed recruitment to the Philosophy programme with immediate effect and are writing to students who have … Continue reading

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Philosophy Seminar, 31 March: Milena Ivanova on Realism in the Philosophy of Science

Philosophy Seminar this week: Thursday 31 March, 6.30pm. Milena Ivanova, ‘Can the Realist Solve the Problem of Underdetermination of Theory by Evidence?’ Milena Ivanova is a PhD candidate in the Philosophy Department at Bristol University, where she is writing a … Continue reading

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Petition to save Philosophy at Keele

[UPDATE from Keele:] We are pleased to report that, following constructive discussions with senior management yesterday and the extraordinary meetings of the Faculty Board and Senate today, it has been agreed that the proposal to close down the Philosophy Programme … Continue reading

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Philosophy Seminars at Middlesex, Thursday 17 and Thursday 31 March

Two forthcoming Philosophy events at Middlesex: Thursday 17 March, 6.30pm Martin Liebscher, ‘Sigmund Freud and his Philosophical Mediators’ Martin Liebscher teaches at the Institute of Germanic and Romance Studies, London. He is the co-editor (with Angus Nicholls) of the recent … Continue reading

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Marcus Boon seminar on Badiou and Buddhism, Tuesday 1 March

Philosophy Event at Middlesex, Tuesday 1 March 2011, 5.30pm Marcus Boon, ‘Buddhism after Badiou: Between Ideology and Practice’ Marcus Boon is a writer and Associate Professor in the English Literature department at York University, Toronto. In his most recent book, … Continue reading

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Dylan Evans seminar on Lacan, Tuesday 15 February

Philosophy Event at Middlesex, Tuesday 15 February 2011, 5.30pm Dylan Evans (Cork University): ‘Is Lacanian Psychoanalysis Wrong, or Not Even Wrong?’ Dylan Evans is the author of An Introductory Dictionary of Lacanian Psychoanalysis (1996) and several key articles on Lacan’s … Continue reading

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Middlesex Philosophy Events, January-May 2011

Here is a revised Middlesex Philosophy Seminar and Events schedule for January-May 2011. Seminars are held on Tuesdays at 5.30pm or Thursdays at 6.30pm, in the Saloon (M004), Mansion Building, Trent Park campus (Piccadilly Line to Oakwood tube, free bus … Continue reading

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