CFR: New Enlightenment Lecture (2014)

The 2014 New Enlightenment Lecture will be delivered by Professor Rae Langton (University of Cambridge), who was Professor of Moral Philosophy at Edinburgh from 1999-2004, and the first woman to be appointed Professor of Philosophy in Edinburgh.

The lecture will be preceded by a roundtable discussion on issues surrounding underrepresentation in philosophy. Everyone is welcome (and encouraged) to attend and participate in this informal discussion. And a festive (and subsidised) dinner will be held at Field restaurant immediately after the lecture.


15:00 – 15:50 Roundtable Discussion
16:00 – 17:30 New Enlightenment Lecture given by Professor Rae Langton
17:40 – Dinner at Field

Places for both the lecture and the dinner are limited, anyone who wants to join us needs to register online by 03/12/2014. People who wish to register should indicate whether they are a postgraduate, or a member of staff/employed. No fee will apply to postgraduate students. The dinner fee for members of staff/employed will be £5.

The charge includes a three-course dinner, wine or soft drink with the meal and coffee. You must choose your dinner selection when you register.

The 2014 New Enlightenment Lecture is made possible by the generous financial support of the Scots Philosophical Association, and the School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences.


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