Workshop: Love Etc.

This workshop explores themes in the philosophy of love, including the philosophy of sex and relationships and questions concerning the nature of love and the partiality of loving relationships.

Details concerning free registration and other practicalities can be found on the workshop website. For any further questions, please contact Alison Toop. 

Provisional Programme
7th September

13:00 – 13:20 Registration

13:20 – 13:30 Welcome

13:30 – 14:30 Dr Fiona Woollard, “Prostitution, Transformative Experience and Consent”

14:30 – 15:30 Dr Gerald Lang, tbc

15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:00 Dr Joe Saunders, "Irrational Love: Taking Romeo and Juliet Seriously"

18:00 - Workshop Dinner

8th September

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee

11:00 – 12:00 Mrs Alison Toop, “The Role of a Romantic Partner”

12:00 – 13:00 Dr Natasha Mckeever, "Friends with benefits or romantic partners: where does the difference lie?"

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 15:00 Dr Christopher Bennett, "Erich Fromm’s Theory of Love"

15:00 – Close

The workshop is made possible by support from the Society for Applied Philosophy, Mind Association, Analysis Trust, and the Inter-Disciplinary Ethics Applied Centre and the Centre for Ethics and Metaethics at University of Leeds.