Anscombe Centenary Conference

September 11, 2019
Somerville College, University of Oxford

Somerville College, Oxford
Oxford OX26HD
United Kingdom


  • Somerville College, Oxford
  • Faculty of Philosophy, Oxford


Somerville College, University of Oxford
Oxford University

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11th September 2019 · Somerville College · University of Oxford · Flora Anderson Hall

9:00–9:15 Welcome (Janet Royall, Principal Somerville College)

9:15–10:30 Rachael Wiseman (University of Liverpool)

‘Anscombe’s Philosophy of Perception’

10:30–10:45 Coffee

10:45–12:00 Lucy Campbell (University of Warwick)

‘Anscombe on Practical Knowledge and Practical Truth’

12:00–13:30 Lunch (Brittain Williams Room)

13:30–14:30 Lesley Brown and Pauline Adams (Somerville College, Oxford)

‘Anscombe at Somerville’

14:30–15:00 Coffee

15:00–16:15 Stephen Makin (University of Sheffield)

‘Aristotelian Habits’

16:15–16:45 Coffee

16:45–18:00 Roger Teichmann (St Hilda’s, University of Oxford)

‘Necessity and Possibility: The Substratum’

19:00 Conference Dinner (Private Dining Room, Somerville College)

Organisers: Ana Laura Edelhoff and Karen Margrethe Nielsen

We gratefully acknowledge the support of the Catherine Hughes Fund of Somerville College and of the Department of Philosophy Oxford. 

The workshop is open to all. There are no registration fees, but if you would like to attend please send a message to before September 5th 2019.

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