Pragmatism and the Analytic – Continental Split

This three day conference aims to prompt consideration of the divisions between so called ‘analytic’ and ‘continental’ philosophy, and particularly to discuss what relation the pragmatist traditions bears to this divide.

Invited Speakers (in alphabetical order):

  • Dr. Michael Bacon (Royal Holloway)
  • Prof. Shannon Dea (University of Waterloo)
  • Dr. Jeremy Dunham (University of Sheffield/Durham)
  • Prof. Christopher Norris (Cardiff University)
  • Dr. Komarine Romdenh-Romluc (University of Sheffield)
  • Prof. Robert Stern (University of Sheffield)
  • Prof. Robert Talisse (Vanderbilt University)
  • Prof. James Williams (Deakin University)

For further details please see the conference website:

British Society for the History of Philosophy Annual Conference

Keynote speakers:
Angie Hobbs (Sheffield) ‘Socrates, Eros, and Magic’
Luc Foisneau (EHESS, Paris) ‘Hobbes on Democracy and Authority Rule’
Dina Edmundts (Freie Universität zu Berlin) ‘Causality and Freedom in the Third Antinomy of Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason