Our London, Dublin, Cardiff and Edinburgh annual lectures bring together philosophers of international standing to give a talk on the topic of their choosing.
Sad Love: Beyond the Fairytale
Meet ‘philosophy’s crazy ex-girlfriend,’ Professor Carrie Jenkins, at this year’s annual joint event between the Royal Society of Edinburgh and the Royal Institute of Philosophy, as we explore the age-old question: what is love really?
What does art tell us about ourselves? Life, art, and philosophy
In the 2023 London Lecture, Professor Alva Noë explores the inseparability of life, art, and philosophy, arguing that we have greatly underestimated what this entangled reality means for understanding human nature.
The Return of Cultural Racism
Linda Martin Alcoff, Professor of Philosophy at Hunter College and the Graduate Centre, C.U.N.Y., explores the concept of cultural racism, how it differs from attitudinal racism, and its impact on our political discourse.