Animals and Death

Animals and Death


University of Leeds
September 27, 2016 7:00 am — 4:00 pm
Seminar Room 1, Leeds Humanities Research Institute, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 9TJ.

Contact Bryan Ross / Marc Wilcox for more information.


Organised by the Animals and Philosophy Exploration Collective
We are happy to announce ‘Animals and Death’, organised by the Animals and Philosophy Exploration Collective at the University of Leeds. Animals and Death is a one day philosophy conference on the topic of the moral problems surrounding animals and death. The conference will be held on 27th September 2016 at the University of Leeds. This event is open to all, papers for presentation are welcomed from individuals who have not completed doctoral research or  who taken their doctoral viva no more than 3 years prior to the CFA closing date.
The conference keynote speaker will be Alasdair Cochrane of the University of Sheffield.
All speakers will receive a £30 travel bursary and have one night’s accommodation and their conference meal covered. Lunch will also be provided for all attendees. (Postgraduate students currrently studying at the University of Leeds are ineligble for the £30 travel bursary).
Animals and Death has been made possible by the support of the Society for Applied Philosophy, the Analysis Trust, the School of Philosophy, Religion and the History of Science at the University of Leeds and the Centre for Ethics and Metaethics at the University of Leeds.