MA Liberal Arts Seminar series 2019-20

This semester we will again  be running a seminar series on Monday evenings. We have some guest speakers as well as LA tutors.  Part of our emphasis this semester is on working with unseen papers and creating discussion afterwards.


Here are the details.

MA Liberal Arts  

Semester 2 2019-20.

Weekly meetings  17.00-19.00 SAB 301


13th Jan          Nigel Tubbs:  Green metaphysics: A sustainable and renewable liberal arts education

20th Jan        Nigel Tubbs: Reading Caygill’s Violence, Civility, and the Predicaments of Philosophy

27th Jan         Reading Caygill’s Inhuman Destruction

3rd Feb           Howard Caygill: Inhuman Destruction

10th Feb          Derek Bunyard: ‘The Graduate’ and semiotics.

17th Feb           Iain Tidbury: Tragic Education: violence and failure.

24th Feb         Nigel Tubbs: all my life’s a circle

2nd March      Rebekah Howes: Freedom and Education in Dostoevsky

9th March       Lawrence Harvey: Learning from murder: Hitchcock’s ‘Rope’.

16th March     tbc

23rd March     tbc