Events

In addition to hosting the Annual Conference on global ethics, the Centre runs the Global Ethics Tea Seminar Series on a variety of topics linked to Global Ethics. Other events will be advertised on this page as well

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The rise of beauty-standard denialism - a philosopher and New York Times critic in conversation

The rise of beauty-standard denialism - a philosopher and New York Times critic in conversation
Date
28/10/2018
Description
Join philosopher Heather Widdows and New York Times critic Amanda Hess for a conversation about body image, beauty standards and the pressures to be perfect. The event takes place at Bluestockings bookstore, New York. Heather's book 'Perfect Me: Beauty as an Ethical Ideal' was published in May 2018.

Political participation and the insignificant difference problem

Political participation and the insignificant difference problem
Date
14/11/2018
Description
Global Ethics Tea Seminar: Dr Beth Kahn

Nonhuman Animals and the Ethics of Climate Change Mitigation

Nonhuman Animals and the Ethics of Climate Change Mitigation
Date
12/12/2018
Description
Global Ethics Tea Seminar: Dr Angie Pepper

Emergency politics and the obligation of securitizing actors

Emergency politics and the obligation of securitizing actors
Date
30/01/2019
Description
Global Ethics Tea Seminar: Dr Rita Floyd

Political Rights for Animals

Political Rights for Animals
Date
27/02/2019
Description
Global Ethics Tea Seminar: Dr Alasdair Cochrane

What's Wrong With Military Propaganda?

What's Wrong With Military Propaganda?
Date
13/03/2019
Description
Global Ethics Tea Seminar: Dr Jonathan Parry

Academic Philosophy: What Is It? What Do We Want It to Be?

Academic Philosophy: What Is It? What Do We Want It to Be?
Date
15/05/2019
Description
Global Ethics Tea Seminar: Professor Alison Jaggar

Bodies and embodiment - fifth annual conference of the Centre for the Study of Global Ethics

Bodies and embodiment - fifth annual conference of the Centre for the Study of Global Ethics
Date
30 - 31/05/2019
Description
The Centre for the Study of Global Ethics at Birmingham is pleased to announce its fifth annual conference, on the theme of 'Bodies and Embodiment'.

Beauty, Bodies and Social Justice – public lecture by Heather Widdows

Beauty, Bodies and Social Justice  – public lecture by Heather Widdows
Date
30/05/2019
Description
A public lecture on 'Beauty, Bodies, and Social Justice' by Professor Heather Widdows at the Centre for the Study of Global Ethics at Birmingham 2019.
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