Talks

Below are selected presentations given as part of this project:

  • Richardson, L. 'How to Have a Good Death', York Festival of Ideas, June 2023. 
  • Ratcliffe, M. ‘Grief as  Temporally Extended, Socially Scaffolded Process’, ‘The Situated Brain: Culture, Context and Ecologies of Mind’, Workshop and Conference, Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, June 2023.
  • Ratcliffe, M. ‘Grief and Loss during the COVID-19 Pandemic’, Concluding Conference of the Pandemic Experience Project, University of Okinawa, Japan, March 2023 (on-line).
  • Ratcliffe, M. ‘Understanding Grief: an Exploratory Workshop’, presentations and discussion sessions aimed at employees of charities and other organizations engaging with bereavement in the Norfolk area, organized by the Charity TimeNorfolk, Norwich, UK, March 2023.
  • Ratcliffe, M. ‘Grief Worlds’. Book Presentation and Dialogue with Kathleen Higgins, Webinar organized by The Philosopher, January 2023.
  • Ratcliffe, M. ‘Grief Worlds: A Study of Emotional Experience’, Book Presentation, Webinar organized by ‘Grupo de Trabajo de Formación la AEN (ESMAEN)’, December 2022.
  • Millar, B. Can Animals Grieve?, Thumos Seminar, University of Geneva, Switzerland, December 2022.
  • Hughes, E. Loss, Loneliness and Reimagining Subjectivity in Old Age, Phenomenology of Chronic Illness and Aging Workshop, Södertörn University, Stockholm, Sweden, November 2022.
  • Richardson, L. 'Shared Grief,' Nicod Philosophy Colloquium, Institut Jean Nicod, Paris, October 2022. 
  • Ratcliffe, M. Emotional Scaffolding, Keynote Lecture, Satellite Workshop, Congress of the German Society for Analytic Philosophy, Berlin, September 2022.
  • Richardson, L. & Debus, D. 'Rather than succour, my memories bring eloquent stabs of pain: On the ambiguous role of memory in grief,' GAP 11 Satellite Workshop on Memory and Imagination in Berlin, September 2022.
  • Ratcliffe, M. Experiences of Grief during the COVID-19 Pandemic, Keynote Lecture, Death and Culture Conference, York St John University, UK, September 2022.
  • Hughes, E. Grief and the Modification of Bodily Experience, British Society for Phenomenology Annual Conference, University of Exeter, UK, August 2022.
  • Ratcliffe, M. Emotional Sinking In, Keynote Lecture, Copenhagen Summer School in Phenomenology and Philosophy of Mind, Denmark, August 2022.
  • Millar, B. Can Animals Grieve?, Northern Phenomenology Network, University of Manchester, UK, July 2022
  • Ratcliffe, M. Grief over Non-death Losses, Research Seminar, Södertörn University, Stockholm, Sweden, June 2022.
  • Richardson, L, Millar, B and Hughes, E. When a Chapter Ends: The experience of grief and loss, York Festival of Ideas, June 2022 (Zoom).
  • Millar, B. Can Animals Grieve?, London Mind Group, University of London, UK, May 2022. 
  • Millar, B. Grief, Smell, and the Olfactory Air of a Person, Philosophy of Smell workshop, University of Nevada, Reno, USA, May 2022 (Zoom).
  • Ratcliffe, M. Some Philosophical Reflections on Grief during the COVID-19 Pandemic, Dead Good Festival, University of York, UK, May 2022.
  • Hughes, E. Affect and the Determination of Temporal-Spatial Experience, Heidegger and the Neuroscience conference, April 2022 (Zoom).
  • Hughes, E. Affect, time and space, Phenomenology of Affect Conference, Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Australia, December 2021 (Zoom).
  • Ratcliffe, M. What is an Experience of Loss?, Staff Research Seminar, Department of Philosophy, University of Leeds, UK, November 2021.
  • Ratcliffe, M. Grief, Emotion Regulation, and the Social World, Psychiatry Autumn School, University of Constance, Germany, September 2021 (on-line).
  • Hughes, E. Boredom and self-alienation in the monotony of lockdown. British Society for Phenomenology Annual Conference, September 2021 (on-line).
  • Byrne, E. Ecological Grief panel discussion. The Philosophy Foundation, March 2021 (Zoom). 
  • Hughes, E. & Millar, B., Organised loneliness: the experience of not belonging in care homes, Conference on ‘Loneliness in Philosophy and Psychology’, Bentley University, USA, July 2021 (Zoom). 
  • Hughes, E. The Manifold Temporalities of Grief, Northern Phenomenology Network Meeting, July 2021 (Zoom).
  • Hughes, E. Grief and Temporality. PhenoLab Lecture Series, Freiburg Medical Centre, Germany, July 2021 (Zoom). 
  • Ratcliffe, M., What is Lacking in Loneliness?, Conference on ‘Loneliness in Philosophy and Psychology’, Bentley University, USA, July 2021 (Zoom). 
  • Ratcliffe, M., Grief and the Experience of Lost Possibilities, PhenoLab Lecture Series, Freiburg Medical Centre, Germany, May 2021 (Zoom).
  • Ratcliffe, M., Grief, Self, and Narrative, Keynote Lecture, Graduate Student Conference. Boston College, USA, March 2021 (Zoom).
  • Ratcliffe, M., Grief and Its Objects, Philosophy Department Seminar, University of Bristol, UK, May 2020 (Zoom).
  • Ratcliffe, M. & Millar, B., The Philosophy of Grief, Good Grief Festival, October 2020 (Zoom) - Download presentation