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Welsh Philosophical Society Annual Meeting

April 26, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - April 28, 2019 @ 12:00 pm

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Gregynog Hall (www.gregynog.org/)

 55th Session 


Friday 26 April

4 p.m.              Tea

4.30 pm           Kate Kirkpatrick (King’s College London), 'The Ethics of Looking: Sartre and Beauvoir on Knowing Others'

7.00 p.m.         Dinner                                                  

8.00 p.m.         Discussion of paper read in advance. (Yet to be agreed.)

Saturday 27 April

8 a.m.              Breakfast

10 a.m.            Annual Wittgenstein Lecture: Benjamin De Mesel (Leuven), 'Strawson's Wittgensteinian approach to moral responsibility'
11 a.m.            Coffee, followed by discussion of paper
12.30 p.m.    Short business meeting
1 p.m.              Lunch
4 p.m.             Tea
4.30 p.m.       Richard Gipps (Oxford), ‘On Being Unhinged’

7.00 p.m.         Dinner

8.00 p.m.         Event. (Yet to be agreed.)

Sunday 28 April

8 a.m.              Breakfast
9.15 a.m.         10th anniversary BWS Lecture  Hans-Johann Glock (Zurich), ‘What is Meaning? a Wittgensteinian Answer to an un-Wittgensteinian question’

10.15 a.m.       Coffee & Discussion

11.45 a.m.       Departure

The conference is sponsored by the British Wittgenstein Society and University of Wales Trinity St David.

If you would like to attend the meeting please complete and return the form below electronically, and send the requisite payment.The deadline for registration is Monday 25thFebruary. While it may well be possible to register after this date – and it will certainly be worth asking - it cannot be guaranteed.

The registration fee covers full bed and board from afternoon tea on Friday to morning coffee on Sunday. If you do not fall clearly into any of the three categories listed below, if you will be coming for less than the full period, or if you are a postgraduate from outside Wales, please contact David Cockburn before making payment. It may be possible to make limited adjustments to rates to reflect individual circumstances. Note also that if you have to cancel payment can only be refunded if we are able to fill your place.

If you have any questions, about travel or anything else, please contact David Cockburn

If you are coming by train your station is Newtown (Powys). (We will try to coordinate transport from the station.)


April 26, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
April 28, 2019 @ 12:00 pm