Podcasts from past events and seminars Podcasts from past events and seminars

Kenneth Manders on 'Expressive Means and Mathematical Conceptualisation'.

This is a recording of the talk given by Kenneth Manders at UEA on 26 March, 2014, on the interaction of geometry and algebra in Descartes used as a case study to  bring out striking...

Prof Hilary Putnam - Sixty-five years of philosophy: a participant's thoughts and experiences

Prof Hilary Putnam (via Skype) - "Sixty-five years of philosophy: a participant's thoughts and experiences" Part of the 50 Years of Philosophy lecture series Thursday 5 December...

John Collins & Bill Downes - 50 years of controversy in philosophical linguistics

John Collins and Bill Downes in-conversation Discussion on "50 years of controversy in philosophical linguistics" Part of the 50 Years of Philosophy lecture series Thursday 21...

Prof Raymond Tallis - Has Physics Killed Philosophy?

Prof Raymond Tallis Discussion on "Has Physics Kills Philosophy?" Part of the 50 Years of Philosophy lecture series Thursday 7 November 2013  

Oskari Kuusela and Anna Smajdor - Modern Moral Philosophy

Oskari Kuusela and Anna Smajdor Discussion on 'Modern Moral Philosophy' Part of the 50 Years of Philosophy lecture series Thursday 24 October 2013

Panel discussion on "Legacies of Wittgenstein"

Eugen Fischer, Oskari Kuusela, Michael Nedo and Rupert Read   Panel discussion on "Legacies of Wittgenstein"   Part of the '50 Years of...

Dr Davide Rizza - What money can do for you

'What money can do for you: insights from the philosophy of money' Dr. Davide Rizza (PHI) Thursday 6 December Lecture Theatre 2, 6:30pm Download the lecture...

Debate: Prof. Shaun Hargreaves Heap vs Prof. Robert Sugden

Prof. Shaun Hargreaves Heap vs Prof. Robert Sugden Topic: 'The rationality of rational choice theory and of contemporary economics' Recording from 'Philosophy & the Economic Crisis'...

Prof. Raymond Geuss & Dr. Rupert Read system - in conversation

Podcast Philosophy & the Economic Crisis Public Lecture Series - Autumn/Winter 2012 Prof. Raymond Geuss & Dr. Rupert Read In Conversation Topic: The political philosophy...

Prof. Catherine Rowett - Learning from Greece

Podcast: Professor Catherine Rowett Public Lecture from 'Philosophy & The Economic Crisis' Series Thursday 25 October Learning from Greece: thinking about austerity and monetary...

The current state of play of the Euro-crisis

Panel discussion, moderated by Dr. Judith Mehta (CCP): Prof. Sean Hargreaves-Heap (ECO), Dr Alex Haxeltine (ENV) & Dr. Rupert Read (PHI) Bringing different disciplinary perspectives to...

Prof. Nassim Taleb: 'Opacity, Asymmetries and Ethics'

Prof. Nassim Taleb (Oxford & New York),author of The Black Swan 'Opacity, Asymmetries and Ethics' Thursday 27 September 2012 Lecture Theatre 2 Download a Podcast ...

Baroness Ros Scott - podcast now available

Baroness Ros Scott, 'Pragmatism in Politics: Blessing or curse?' Response by TBC This event took place on Thursday 7 June and is now available as a podcast ...

Jonathon Porritt - podcast now available

Jonathon Porritt "The limits to growth" Response by Dr Rupert Read, Philosophy, UEA This event took place on Thursday 31 May and is now available as a  podcast ...

David Willetts - podcast now available

​David Willett's MP, 'What's the good of government?' Response by Dr Alexander Brown, Political, Social and International Studies, UEA This event took place on Thursday...