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  • The MUN Philosophy Department hosted its 1st Graduate Conference in Philosophy, June 5th-7th. We were very  excited to inaugurate the event with our Keynote speaker Dr. Iain Hamilton Grant, Professor of Philosophy at UWE (University of The West of England). The following pod cast, is an interview with Professor Grant which took place at the Jockely Club session on June 6, 2014: 

  • We were recently very fortunate to have a professional photographer, Malin Enstrom visit a Jockey Club. She sent us a collection of amazing black&white shots. To see some of these great, artistic pics have a look at the following slideshow:



The Archives:

Jockey Club Sessions: Jan 2014-Present

Date  Paper Title  Presenter


September 12                                                                   

 Françoise Dastur, ‘Play and Messianicity: The Question of Time and History in Derrida’s Deconstruction


Dr. Peter Gratton                                                                                                                                                  

 September 5


John Amos Comenius, Preface to Via Lucis ("The Way of Light")                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Dr. Uwe Voigt
 June 6

'Nature after Nature'


Dr. Iain Hamilton Grant                                           

 April 25



Susan Wolf, 'Moral Saints' [From, The Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 79, No. 8 (Aug., 1982), pp. 419-439]



 Dr. Jennifer Flynn
April 4


 David Gooding' 'Experiment and the Making of Meaning: Human Agency in Scientific Observation and Experiment'. [This is Chapter 7 , "A realistic Role For Experiment]                        


Dr. Jay Foster
 March 14



Owen D. Jones 'Behavioral Genetics and Crime, in Context' [From, Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 69:81. 2006]



Dr. Stephen Gardner
 March 7



Ian Hacking, 'What Logic did to Rhetoric' [From Journal of Cognition and Culture 13 (2013) 419–436].



Dr. John Scott
 Feb 28



Thomas Nagel 'Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinist Conception of Nature is almost certainly False'.[Chapter 2: Antireductionism and the Natural Order]



Dr. Peter Harris
Feb 7



Zeeya Merali, 'The Origins of Space and Time' [From, Nature, 29 August 2013]



Dr. David Thompson