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Here are all the up and coming enquiry topics and events.

Topic Venue Presenter Date Time
Winter Symposium! The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Sean Timmins 20/01/2019 11:00
Winter Symposium The Vernon Steve Maher 20/01/2019 13:30
Winter Symposium! The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Paul Hogan 20/01/2019 16:00
Virtue Ethics -Aristotle
FREEDOM? The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Paul D 21/01/2019 14:15
Netherland The Vernon JIm 21/01/2019 18:00
Liverpool Literature in Pubs (LIPS)
Open Forum The Perch Rock Hotel (New Brighton) The group 21/01/2019 19:00
This is an open floor event were we will decide on topics for future meetings so please get along with all of your thoughts over what you would like to discuss!
Tate visit Bluecoat Art Centre (Liverpool) Mike 22/01/2019 13:00
Corruption? Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) John W 22/01/2019 19:15
Alienated labour (Paris) The Caledonia (upstairs) Sean T (tutor) 23/01/2019 19:00
Our relationship with non-human animals The George Hotel (Bridport) 23/01/2019 19:30
Resolution, Preference and Habit. The Halfway House (Childwall) Edna 24/01/2019 19:15
10 Problems that face our Planet The Friday Forum (Liverpool) Peter McNaughton 25/01/2019 14:00
A I and its Limits... The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Open forum 28/01/2019 14:15
Are there limits to intelligence, whether human or artificial? What is intelligence? Is computation the same thing as understanding? Can technology interconnect with biology?
Truth! Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Chris 29/01/2019 19:15
German Ideology The Caledonia (upstairs) Sean T (tutor) 30/01/2019 19:00
The Secret Agent The Queen Hotel (Chester) Laura 03/02/2019 13:00
Chester Literature in Pubs (CLIPS)
The Technology of Philosophy The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) The group 04/02/2019 14:15
What will computers never be able to do? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The group 04/02/2019 19:00
Open Forum The Dog & Partridge (Sheffield) The group 04/02/2019 19:45
Democritus to Quantum Theory Frodsham Community Centre Robin Tasker 05/02/2019 10:30
What's wrong with pornography? Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Open forum 05/02/2019 19:15
Utopia / Distopia Rose and Crown (Bebington Village) John Keggen 06/02/2019 13:00
German Ideology The Caledonia (upstairs) Sean T (tutor) 06/02/2019 19:00
Consumerism - Is it the end of the world as we know it? The Blue Bell (Eccles) 06/02/2019 19:30
If the world hasn't ended before then.
Can equality and hierarchy coexist? The Casa Bar (Liverpool) Open forum 09/02/2019 11:00
TBA Veritas (Leeds) The group 11/02/2019 13:45
Open Forum The Jug and Bottle (Heswell) The group 12/02/2019 19:00
Is good/bad dependent on time's flow? Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Gordon 12/02/2019 19:15
The German Ideology The Caledonia (upstairs) Sean T 13/02/2019 19:00
How do you measure happiness? The Greyhound (Ormskirk) Steve 14/02/2019 07:30
Meridian The Vernon Mark 18/02/2019 18:00
Liverpool Literature in Pubs (LIPS) Alice Walker novel
I am offended! Rose and Crown (Bebington Village) Martin 20/02/2019 13:00
The German Ideology The Caledonia (upstairs) Sean T 20/02/2019 19:00
Are my principles more important than your life? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Peter 20/02/2019 19:30
Is it a difficult decision?
The Gotha Programme The Caledonia (upstairs) Sean T 27/02/2019 19:00
Disappointment The George Hotel (Bridport) 27/02/2019 19:30
Straight and Crooked Thinking The Sportsman (Huddersfield) Robert Thouless 04/03/2019 19:00
How can we protect ourselves from crooked thinking and learn to think straight?
Kantian Philosophy Frodsham Community Centre Derek Meakin 05/03/2019 10:30
Hans Rosling & the Gapminder Foundation; Explore The Blue Bell (Eccles) Laura 06/03/2019 19:30
Checl Google for an explanation of the question.
Sovereignty The Casa Bar (Liverpool) Alan Barton 09/03/2019 11:00
Sovereignty is the full right and power of a governing body over itself, without any interference from outside sources or bodies. In political theory, sovereignty is a substantive term designating supreme authority over some polity. (Wikipedia)
Goodbye to Berlin The Vernon Mary 18/03/2019 18:00
Liverpool Literature in Pubs Christopher Isherwood novel
Is art keeping up with change? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Group 20/03/2019 19:30
How can you practice philosophy as a way of life? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The group 01/04/2019 19:00
Foucaults' docile bodies; Discuss. The Blue Bell (Eccles) James 03/04/2019 19:30
Check Google to see what the question is about.
On Green Dolphin Street The Vernon Keith 15/04/2019 18:00
Sebastian Faulks novel at Liverpool Literature in Pubs (LIPS)
How can we use philosophy to help us live? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Phil 17/04/2019 19:30
Human rights vs responsibilities The Blue Bell (Eccles) Sarah 01/05/2019 19:30
Can socialism succeed in the 21st century? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The group 13/05/2019 19:00
Are we as a species able to stop the destruction of the natural world? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Trish 15/05/2019 19:30
What are our - selves? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The group 03/06/2019 19:00
What are our 'selves' - brains? regenerating bodies? social constructions? or something else?
What does it mean to be a grown-up? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Jenny 05/06/2019 19:30
When the milestones of adulthood are delayed...
What is my purpose in society? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Joerge 19/06/2019 19:30
Listening to Joerge?
Benefits of philosophical thinking - Discuss. The Blue Bell (Eccles) Mike 03/07/2019 19:30
Why do we have huge inequalities? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Peter 17/07/2019 19:30
Be prepared to make an equal contribution.
How can we formulate philosophical questions? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Maggie 07/08/2019 19:30
How should I know?
Why do we expect the Universe of Randomness to be fair? The Blue Bell (Eccles) Jane 21/08/2019 19:30
We choose the evenings topic on the night The Exchange (Leicester) Group 02/12/2020 00:00