Forthcoming Conference

BUPS Annual Conference 2018

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The British Undergraduate Philosophy Society is proud to present their forthcoming conference on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th April, 2018, at the London School of Economics (LSE). This conference has been made possible by the generous sponsorship of The Mind Association.

You will need to register here and purchase tickets here.


Dr Tuomas Pernu – ‘Causation, reduction, and the fragility of psychiatry’

Student Speakers:

Michael Ratcliff  – ‘Equality of Welfare and Priority of People’

Alexander Arridge – ‘Deriving Basic Equality from Self-Respect’

Jack Johnson – ‘The Utility of Idle Explanations’

Colette Olive – ‘Hegel and Belinsky on the theory of “Reconciliation with Reality”’

Benjamin Evans – ‘Aphantasia: An Unimaginative Defence of the Transparency Argument’

 Bon Bong – ‘Peoples as a unit of consideration – a Defence for Rawls’ Laws of Peoples

Dave Knowles – ‘Have Homo Sapiens  ever lived in “state of nature”?’

 Theodor Nenu – ‘ The ω-Stone: A Set  Theoretical Approach to Omnipotence’

Ruby Alice Main – ‘The Walls of Our Cage: A Critical Investigation into the Role of Limits and Restrictions in Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus  and Philosophical Investigations

More speakers to be announced