The Philosophy of Iris Murdoch

Iris Murdoch

Saturday June 11th, 2016

Seminar Room East
Mansfield College, Mansfield Road
Oxford OX1 3TF

This one day event will consider a number of different themes from the philosophical writings of Iris Murdoch.

Justin Broackes (Brown): "Reading On 'God' & 'Good'."'

Edward Harcourt (Oxford): "The Last and Secret Name of All the Virtues?”

Mark Hopwood (Sewanee, The University of the South): "Murdoch, Moral Language, and the Universality of Moral Reasons."

Sabina Lovibond (Oxford): "Iris Murdoch and the Quality of Consciousness."

Those wishing to attend are asked to register by 1 June 2016 by emailing There will be no charge for attendance. 

There will be a conference dinner. Anyone who might be interested in attending should let Paul Lodge know when registering (cost approx. £25).

Sponsored by:
Mansfield College, Oxford 
The Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion, Oxford 
The Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford