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The University of Southampton
PhilosophyPart of Humanities

Online Sixth Form Philosophy Conference Event

21 - 25 March 2022

For more information regarding this event, please email .

Event details

Philosophy at Southampton will host a free online conference for Sixth Form students and their tutors.

This will involve:

  • A series of short, engaging, and accessible pre-recorded talks by our lecturers. These will be hosted on a dedicated, password-protected website.
  • Students and tutors at participating schools and colleges will be able to access the site without having to sign up for an account and watch the videos at a time that suits their schedules.
  • They will then have the chance to view the videos and post comments and questions relating to each talk at any point during the week.
  • Our lecturers will post their own comments in response to yours throughout the week.

Topics include:

  • "Descartes and Malebranche on God, Mind, and Body"
  • "Nietzsche: Calling our Values into Question"
  • "What's so Bad about Death?"
  • "Consequentialism and Happiness"


  • The conference is free to attend but spaces are limited.
  • Registration closes on Friday 11th March.
  • Tutors can register their class by emailing:
  • Please include your name, your school, and the class size.
  • On confirmation of registration, you will be sent further details of the event and a password.
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