Annual Conference

Annual Conference 2019

Key Information

Location: King's College London, Strand Campus, London

Dates: Wednesday 24 April - Friday 26 April 2019


The BSHP gratefully acknowledges support from King’s College London Philosophy Department and the Faculty of Arts and Humanities.

Programme and Plenary Speakers

In addition to concurrent sessions, the programme included the following plenary speakers:

  • MM McCabe, King’s College London (Ancient Philosophy);
  • John Marenbon, University of Cambridge (Medieval Philosophy);
  • Susan James, Birkbeck College (Early Modern Philosophy);
  • Michael Beaney, King’s College London and Humboldt University of Berlin (Historiography);
  • Karyn Lai, UNSW, Sidney (Chinese Philosophical Tradition);
  • Cristina Chimisso, Open University (20th Century Philosophy).


The final programme is available by clicking the button below.

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BPA/SWIP Good Practice Scheme

As signatories of the BPA/SWIP Good Practice Scheme, the BSHP will take steps to ensure gender balance among speakers and participants. As for all BSHP events, some funding is available for childcare. If you require childcare in order to attend the conference please contact .


Bursaries of £100 were available for speakers who are graduate students/unwaged members.

Conference Organisation

The BSHP gratefully acknowledges support from the Philosophy Department of King's College London

Conference Organizer

Maria Rosa Antognazza, Chair, BSHP; Professor of Philosophy, King’s College London

Conference Assistant and contact for queries

Katharine O’Reilly