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Philosophy; learning, teaching, research

Nottingham's Department of Philosophy is a centre of excellence in research and teaching and especially strong in the areas of metaphysics, mind and language, and ethics.

Jonathan Tallant, Head of Department

 

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Popular Culture Lecture Series; call for papers

Popular Culture Lecture Series; call for papers

Description
Call for papers deadline 13 October: students, staff and researchers are invited to send in abstracts for a new weekly Popular Culture Lecture Series commencing Spring 2015. Discuss what is meant by popular culture, how is it approached in an academic framework, and if one can really study Batman et al seriously.
Date:
30/09/2014
Evening language classes

Evening language classes

Description
A wide range of languages and levels available to study this autumn. Enrolment deadline 29 September.
Date:
08/09/2014

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Our next events

Being Human Festival

Date
15 - 23/11/2014
Location:
Nottingham city-wide venues
Description
The UK's first national festival of the humanities is coming to Nottingham; join in activities across the city relating to the themes of Heroes and Villains, exploring Nottingham's tradition of subversion and rebellion. The festival is funded and led by the School of Advanced Study, in partnership with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Academy.

Being Human Festival: Curb Your Enthusiasm - Sex, Censorship and Art

Date
18/11/2014
Location:
Nottingham Contemporary
Description
Artist Dawn Woolley and philosopher Professor Stephen Mumford in conversation on the subject of censorship. Free admission.

Being Human Festival: Being Arthur

Date
22 - 23/11/2014
Location:
Nottingham City Centre
Description
Assume a character from Sillitoe's Saturday Night Sunday Morning and join in the world's first 24-hour 'street tweet' of a film script.

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Department of Philosophy

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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