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Precautionary Principle Animation

The Precautionary Principle Animation, created by Rupert Read can be viewed online .    

HUM PhD Studentships

Faculty Studentships- deadline for applications is Wednesday 11 January 2017 The Faculty of Arts and Humanities invites applications for university-funded doctoral studentships as well as...

Do Something Different Week

Be inspired to do 'Something Different' at UEA- booking is now open for our week of exciting events, running 27 February - 3 March 2017! Full details Open to UEA Undergraduates only. ...

Stay Right Where You Are

With a reputation for world-leading research, dedicated teaching that challenges you to reach your full potential and supportive funding, such as 50% tuition-fee-reduction scholarships- if you're...

Spring Philosophy Public Lecture Series

Philosophy Public Lecture Series Spring 2017 The History of Philosophy Sponsored by the Royal Institute of Philosophy The history of philosophy is long and magnificent, from ancient Athens...

A short history of philosophy with a radical green edge

Professor Catherine Rowett and Dr Rupert Read are both lecturers in the University of East Anglia’s philosophy department and recently stood as parliamentary candidates in the 2015 elections....

Rupert Read: Wittgenstein and Physics Conference, HAPP Centre

Dr Rupert Read (University of East Anglia) - How to Admire Science and Despise Scientism: Wittgenstein's Contribution to the Great Challenge of His Time and Ours     SUMMARY OF...

Rupert Read: Wittgenstein and the Illusion of 'progress'

Rupert Read: Wittgenstein and the Illusion of ‘Progress’: On Real Politics and Real Philosophy in a World of Technology At the Royal Institute of Philosophy (24/10/2014)  

Rupert Read at the Great Global Warm-up

Rupert Read, Norwich Green Party councillor and philosophy lecturer at the University of East Anglia, examining notions of fairness, justice and care for future generations at the Great Global...