Philosophy

Ray Monk

BA York, MLitt Oxford

Primary position:
Professor
Other positions:
Special Cases Officer

Background

The University of Southampton

Ray Monk took up his position in Southampton in 1992. He has published award-winning biographies of Wittgenstein and Russell.

Professor Ray Monk's photo

Research

Research Interests

Research interests include: the history of analytic philosophy, the philosophy of mathematics, and philosophical issues arising from the practice of biography.

Podcasts
Ray Monk on BBC Radio 4's In Our Time discussing Wittgenstein. Listen
Ray Monk speaks at the University of Bergen on Life without Theory. Listen

Primary research group:  Wittgenstein and Early Analytic Philosophy

Affiliate research group:  Philosophy of Language, Logic and Metaphysics

Research project

AHRC Research Network 'Challenges to Biography'

Contact

Professor Ray Monk
Humanities
University of Southampton
Avenue Campus
Highfield
Southampton
SO17 1BF
United Kingdom

Room Number: 65/1035

Telephone: (023) 8059 3445
Facsimile: (023) 8059 9402
Email: R.Monk@soton.ac.uk