Human Sciences Seminar Series, full autumn & spring schedule announced


Various times and locations.

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Department of History, Politics and Philosophy

The Royal Institute of Philosophy
Human Sciences Seminar

Programme Autumn/Spring 2019/20

Time: 17.00-19.00 (unless otherwise stated)
Room: GM 230 (unless otherwise stated)
Geoffrey Manton Building
Rosamond St. West
M15 6LL

3rd October: Dr. Sacha Golob (King’s College London):
‘Phenomenological Innocence’

24th October: Dr. Bill Ross (Independent Scholar):
‘Two Pyramids and a Measuring Rod: The Lorentz Transformations and Some Reflections on Michel Serres’ Principle of Scaling’

14th November: Prof. John Ó Maoilearca (Kingston University)
‘Philosophical Time-Travellers’
Time and Location: 70 Oxford Road, Annexe room G09, 18.30

28th November: Prof. Jeffrey Bell (Southeastern Louisiana University) ‘Making Sense of Politics’
Christmas Break

23rd January: Dr Deborah Casewell (Liverpool Hope University)
‘Asceticism and Ethics’

28th February: Prof. Tina Chanter (Kingston University)
‘To lose one’s bearings: Levinas on solitude, art and confinement’
NOTE day change to Friday

19th March: Dr. Kamini Vellodi (University of Edinburgh)
‘What is a Philosophical Art History?’

26th March: Dr. Lucie Mercier (UoC, Berkeley and Paris 8)
‘Reflections on Race in the History and Historiography of Philosophy: Fanon’s case’. 


For further information, please contact:

Dr. Christopher Thomas
Department of History, Politics and Philosophy,
Manchester Metropolitan University
Geoffrey Manton Building
Manchester, M15 6LL


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