Department of Philosophy

The Philosophy Department at Birmingham is a friendly, vibrant and exciting place to be, whether you are an undergraduate, a Masters student, a research student or a visitor.



Posted 19 October 2018

Delusions in Context

Last week Palgrave Pivot published a new book on delusions, Delusions in Context, edited by Lisa Bortolotti with contributions by Richard Bentall, Rachel Upthegrove, and Phil Corlett, which is available online to download.

Posted 15 October 2018

Philosopher champions Out of Blue film

A University of Birmingham academic, Professor Lisa Bortolotti, has applauded the director of the new feature film Out of Blue, Carol Morley, for challenging the widely-held notion that mental illness is a wholly damaging condition that defines the person experiencing it.

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