Anscombe on Contraception

July 22, 2017
The Anscombe Bioethics Centre and Blackfriars Hall, Oxford

The Aula
Blackfriars Hall, St Giles
Oxford OX1 3LY
United Kingdom

This will be an accessible event, including organized related activities


Mary Geach
Stephan Kampowski
Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family
Pia Matthews
St Mary's University, Twickenham
Anthony McCarthy

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The Anscombe Bioethics Centre warmly invites you to a half-day symposium on Saturday, 22 July, 1-4pm, exploring the Catholic philosopher Elizabeth Anscombe's writings on contraception. This will take place at Blackfriars, Oxford.

Papers will be delivered by:

- Prof. Stephan Kampowski, professor of philosophical anthropology at the Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family in Rome
- Dr Anthony McCarthy, who lectures in moral philosophy and sexual ethics including at the International Theological Institute (Trumau) where he is a visiting scholar

With responses given by:

- Dr Mary Geach, Anscombe's literary executor and an independent scholar
- Dr Pia Matthews, lecturer in healthcare ethics at St Mary's University, Twickenham

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