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Philosophy Taster Day

Are you interested in studying Philosophy at university? Sign up to our Philosophy taster day and experience what teaching might be like if you study at King's.

There will be the opportunity to interact and ask questions with current students and staff.

Event schedule:

  • 13:45-14:00 - Sign in at Strand Reception
  • 14:00-14:20 - Welcome and Introduction with Dr Jess Leech
  • 14:20-15:00 - 'Kant on Moral Value' with Dr John Callanan
  • 15:00-15:30 - Break and refreshments
  • 15:30-16:10 - 'Knowing what you are' with Dr Adrian Alsmith
  • 16:10-16:50 - 'Puzzles about Non-Existence' with Professor Mark Textor 
  • 16:50-17:15 - Q&A with current students and academics
  • 17:15 onwards - Optional campus tours

We hope you can join us!

Please note this is a provisional agenda and taster lecture topics may change ahead of the event.

At this event

Jessica Leech 1 - approved 5:10:23

Reader in Philosophy

John Callanan - approved 8.11.2023

Reader in Philosophy

Adrian Alsmith

Lecturer in Philosophy (Mind and Psychology)


Professor of Philosophy

Event details

Nash lecture theatre
Strand Campus
Strand, London, WC2R 2LS