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SPA Annual Meeting and AGM – 3rd December 2021

Founded in 1900 as the Scots Philosophical Club, the Scots Philosophical Association (SPA) is the professional association of philosophers in Scotland. Its primary purpose is to promote the study and teaching of philosophy in Scotland. This is achieved through the...

Waco Yokoyama, who graduated with first-class honours in Philosophy and Film in 2019, will be speaking at COP 26

In these times of climate emergency, it is the great pleasure of the Philosophy Programme at Dundee to share details of how one of our graduates is having an impact in rethinking environmental change.  Next week, Waco Yokoyama, who graduated with first-class...

Rethinking the concept of life. A dialogue with non-Western perspectives

https://www.findaphd.com/phds/project/rethinking-the-concept-of-life-a-dialogue-with-non-western-perspectives/?p122933. Dr Tina Röck , Dr Oisín Keohane Monday, February 28, 2022  Self-Funded PhD Students Only University of Dundee    School of...

New Book (December 21): ‘Dynamic Realism. Uncovering the Reality of Becoming through Phenomenology and Process Philosophy’ by Tina Röck

About the book: Philosophy has traditionally considered reality as a set of static objects. Tina Röck transcends this understanding to explore the realistic potential of relational and dynamic ontology. These explorations are both complex and problematic as we attempt...

Hsgb Annual Conference 2021: “Hegel Today”

We are pleased to announce that the the line-up for the Hsgb Annual Conference 2021: “Hegel Today” has now been finalised as follows: Monday, 11 Oct. 2021, 5.30-7.00 pm UK time: Robert Pippin (University of Chicago) — “The Phenomenology and the Logic of Life:...

Speaker series – The Royal Institute of Philosophy University of Dundee

We are pleased to announce The Royal Institute of Philosophy University of Dundee Speaker series. The online events are the following: 06.10., 4-6pm: Geoffrey Bennington (Emory): “Kicking and Screaming” 20.10., 6-8pm: Alberto Toscano (Goldsmith / Simon Fraser...

Society for European Philosophy – SEPtember 2021

We are delighted to announce the SEPtember 2021 online events by the Society for European Philosophy. Have a look at the program here:

The Phenomenon of Temporality

We are delighted to announce the online workshop "The Phenomenon of Temporality" organised by Tina Röck (University of Dundee) and Daniel Neumann (University of Klagenfurt). The event will take place on the 16th of September from 13:00 until 18:00 (CET). Participation...

Horrible Creatures by Cally Nurse

The Scottish Centre for Continental Philosophy is delighted to host the essay Horrible Creatures by Cally Nurse, an MFA student in Dundee. Encounters with the Velvet Swimming Crab: What do our feelings of disgust towardsanimals reveal about our attitude to the living...

“Seeking Truth” by Dr Luca Siliquini-Cinelli

The Scottish Centre for Continental Philosophy is delighted to host a short essay on 'Seeking Truth' by our colleague Dr Luca Siliquini-Cinelli (Law, University of Dundee). Luca specialises in comparative contract law, comparative legal traditions, and continental...