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 14 February 2019

On Love

Doctoral researcher Valeria Motta writes a blogpost on her research into loneliness and solitude for Valentine's Day.

Posted 01 February 2019

The ugly side of beauty

Professor Heather Widdows (Department of Philosophy) is interviewed for Guernica (a magazine of global art and politics) about appearance, the pressures to be perfect, and how beauty has become a measure for success.

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