Agenda for UK Sartre Society conference 2016 out now!

If you’re still thinking about joining us on 1 July in Oxford for our annual conference (this year our theme is Existentialism and the Body) there’s still time to grab a ticket! We’ve got a great line-up of speakers, including Katherine Morris (Oxford) as our keynote, so to help you make the call, here’s the provisional running order for the day:

09.00
Coffee and registration

09.30-10.20

The Dialectics of (In)visibility and the Lived Experience of Race, Danielle Petherbridge (Columbia and UCD)

10.20-11.10

The Ageing Body, Kathleen Lennon (Hull)

11.10-12.00

Violence and Generosity: Meeting the Other’s Body in Cahiers pour une Morale, Maria Russo (San Raffaele, Milan)

Lunch

1.00-1.50

Women’s Bodies and Consent to Submission in Beauvoir’s The Second Sex, Manon Garcia (Panthéon-Sorbonne and Tufts)

1.50-2.40

‘It’s All Part of Growing Up’: Beauvoirian Bodies and Intrusion, Fiona Vera Gray (Durham)

Coffee

3.10-4.00

What You Think (About Sartre’s Approach to the Philosophy of Mind) is What You Get, Matthew Eshleman (UNC Wilmington)

4.15-5.30 Keynote Address

Living Bodies, Katherine Morris (Oxford)

Book your place!

Download a copy of the schedule!

We look forward to seeing old and new friends alike next Friday in Oxford – safe travels!

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