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Pursuit of Knowledge

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Worksop College

Sparken Hill

Worksop

S80 3AP

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A philosophy conference aimed at 15 to 18 year old students. Visit http://pursuitofknowledgeworksop.weebly.com for full details.

Tickets are being sold for Monday and Tuesday at £10 per day. A shuttle bus will leave Worksop train station at 9:30 and return in the evening for those wishing to arrive by train. There is plenty of parking available at the college otherwise.

The conference is organised by Worksop College, an independent boarding and day school. We encourage interested students to come to either or both days! Contact pokworksop@gmail.com with any questions.

Programme:

Monday 30th of October
10:00-10:40: Workshop
11:00-12:00: Simon Blackburn: "Hume's Message to the Humanists"
12:00-13:00: Lunch
13:00-13:40: Discussion groups about Simon Blackburn's talk
13:40-14:40: Komarine Romdenh-Romluc: "Habit"
15:00-15:40: Discussion group about Komarine Romdenh-Romluc's talk
16:00-17:00: James Andow: "The Truth Fairy"
17:20-18:00 Discussion group about James Andow's talk

Tuesday 31st of October

10:00-10:40: Workshop
11:00-12:00: Natalie Bennett: "political philosophy in the post-neoliberal age"
12:00-13:00: Lunch
13:00-13:40: Discussion group about Natalie Bennett's talk
13:50-14:50: Stephen Makin: "Aristotle"
14:50-15:20: Discussion group about Stephen Makin's talk
15:20-15:40: Closing remarks

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