Seminar: Chimes of freedom, Bob Dylan, enhanced goodness, super A.I. and the future of humanity

Wednesday March 22nd, 16:00 – 17:30. Room K0.18, King’s Building, Strand Campus, King’s College London. A Global Health and Social Medicine Series event with Professor John Harris (Institute for Science, Ethics & Innovation at the University of Manchester and visiting professor in Bioethics at GHSM). Educated at the University of Kent and at Balliol College, Oxford, Prof John Harris is the author or […]

Lecture: “Difficult people”: A theory of defiance and the role of the social imaginary

1 March 2017, 3 pm – 5 pm. Royal Institute of Philosophy Public Lecture at the University of Kent. Speaker: Nancy Potter, Louisville Abstract: Difficult and defiant people present problems to social cohesion, to law enforcement, to education, to psychiatry, and to the juridical system. But whose problems are these, and who bears the burden of […]

Lecture: Phenomenology and the Perceptual Model of Emotion

Monday, 9 May 2016, 17.30 – 19.15, The Woburn Suite, Senate House, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU, United Kingdom. The Arostotelian Society Speaker: Peter Poellner is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Warwick. He has published on topics in the philosophy of value, the philosophy of mind, and the history of philosophy – in the latter area, especially […]

John Toulmin Lecture: The Unexamined Life – Insight and the Law

All are invited to the John Toulmin Lecture in Law and Psychiatry which will take place on Wednesday 23 March 2016, 18.30 – 19.30, Edmond J Safra Lecture Theatre, Strand Campus, King’s College London. With a reception to follow. This year’s lecture is being given by Anthony David, Professor of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry and Vice Dean, Institute of Psychiatry, […]