The Philosophy Department's vision is to lead philosophical debates, contribute to the knowledge economy, and address global challenges from a philosophical perspective.
10 May 2022
Professor Lisa Bortolotti interviewed in episode 15 of the Sassi Talks podcast.
07 April 2022
Lisa Bortolotti has been interviewed by Owen Bennett-Jones on her research exploring delusions for the New Books Network.
15 February 2022
Current student Jack discusses his favourite things about studying Philosophy at Birmingham
14 February 2022
Professor Al Wilson writes for The Conversation
11 February 2022
Watch Professor Al Wilson's Inaugural Lecture.
01 February 2022
Kirsty, BA Philosophy, Religion and Ethics student, explored the breath-taking Norwegian landscape, travelling to Oslo for her year abroad.
24 January 2022
Lisa Bortolotti has been interviewed by Shayla Love for the Vice on the differences between beliefs in conspiracy theories and delusions in psychosis.
20 January 2022
PhD student Rosa Ritunnano has been awarded the the 2021 Wolfe Mays Essay Prize.
13 January 2022
Narges Loudi chose to confront stereotypes and venture out to St Petersburg in Russia to complete her year abroad! Visiting Siberia, sleeping in an igloo, and seeing the northern lights, Narges has plenty to share.
12 January 2022
Dr Merten Reglitz writing for The Conversation.
29 November 2021
New podcast by Professor Lisa Bortolotti Lisa discussing aspects of the 'Agential Stance', one way practitioners can support the sense of agency of young people who are struggling with their mental health.
24 November 2021
From January 2022, Lisa Bortolotti will be the Editor of Philosophical Psychology (Taylor & Francis). She wrote an editorial (free access), detailing the changes she hopes to implement.
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