Week 11 Events

Discussion Group

  • Monday 30th November; 7pm; Usher’s, West Nicolson St. (Map)
    Topic: Philosophy of Humour
    We’re normally at the back table. Grab a coffee/pint and join us for some philosophical discussion. NO assumed knowledge and all are welcome! You can also follow the discussion on twitter.

Reading and Film Group

  • Tuesday 1st December; 7pm; Usher’s, West Nicolson St(Map)
    This week’s film: Imitation and Gender Insubordination by Judith Butler
    Our Reading and Film Groups begin with a film every three weeks, followed by two weeks of readings on a related topic. NO assumed knowledge 

Drop-in Logic Revision Workshop

  • Wednesday 2nd December; 6pm until 7:30pm; LG.09, David Hume Tower
    In this Drop-in Logic Revision Workshop, students are welcome to bring any and all questions they have about logic, from derivations and terminology to the outline of the exam. We will have tutors from the course Logic 1 there to help answer these questions.
    Don’t be shy! Understanding the material is important to your education, and we don’t bite, so come along!

    This event will replace our regular Thursday drop-in hours this week. If you have any questions or simply want to be kept up to date, please see our Facebook event.

  • Thursday 3rd December, 6:15pm; Lecture Theatre 4, Appleton Tower.
    Speaker: Prof. Nicholas Davey, University of Dundee
    Title: “Why Read the Same Book Twice?” Repetition and Recursion and the Arts/Science Question Revisited.