The Philosophy of Iris Murdoch

June 11, 2016
Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford

Seminar Room East
Mansfield College, Manfield Road
Oxford OX1 3TF
United Kingdom


  • Mansfield College, Oxford
  • The Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion, Oxford
  • Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford


Justin Broackes
Brown University
Edward Harcourt
Oxford University
Mark Hopwood
Sewanee, The University of the South
Sabina Lovibond
Oxford University

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This one day event will consider a number of different themes from the philosophical writings of Iris Murdoch.



Justin Broackes: "Reading On 'God' & 'Good'."'

Edward Harcourt: "The Last and Secret Name of All the Virtues?”

Lunch 13.00-14.00

Mark Hopwood: "Murdoch, Moral Language, and the Universality of Moral Reasons."

16.00-17.30: Sabina Lovibond: "Iris Murdoch and the Quality of Consciousness."

Dinner at Mansfield College: 19.30

Those wishing to attend are asked to register by 1 June 2016 by emailing [email protected]. There will be no charge for attendance. 

There will be a conference dinner at Mansfield College. Anyone who might be interested in attending should let Paul Lodge know when registering (cost £25).

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June 1, 2016, 5:00am EET

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