BSP Events

The British Society for Phenomenology aims to provide friendly and supportive events for inter-disciplinary discussion. Due to the ongoing global pandemic, we are continually reviewing the situation with how we convene events – see our COVID-19 update page for the current policy. To collaborate or propose and event, be that hosting our annual conference or a workshop, please contact the Events Team.

Forthcoming events

Annual UK Conference 2022: Engaged Phenomenology II: Explorations of Embodiment, Emotions, and Sociality.
Exeter, UK / Hybrid. With the University of Exeter. Sponsored by the Wellcome Centre, Egenis, and the Shame and Medicine project.
30 August – 1 September 2022
Annual UK Conference 2023: Call for Expressions of Interest open now!
The BSP invites the submission of expressions of interest to host our UK Annual Conference in 2023.
To be announced
Annual International Symposium 2023: Call for Expressions of Interest for 2023 now closed. More details on the event will be announced at BSP2022AC and then communicated soon after. You can still submit Expressions of Interest for 2024 – click the link for further details.To be announced

Past events

International Conference 2021: The Future as a Present Concern.
Online. With the National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) and The Irish Philosophical Society (IPS).
1 – 3
September
2021
Annual UK Conference 2020: Engaged Phenomenology.
Online. With the University of Exeter, sponsored by Egenis and the Wellcome Centre for Cultures and Environments of Health.
3 – 5 September 2020
Annual UK Conference 2019: The Theory and Practice of Phenomenology III.
Manchester, UK. International Anthony Burgess Foundation.
5 – 7 September 2019
JBSP 50th Anniversary Conference: On the History of Being – After the Black Notebooks.
Manchester, UK. International Anthony Burgess Foundation.
31 May – 2 June 2019
Annual UK Conference 2018: The Theory and Practice of Phenomenology II.
Canterbury, UK. With the University of Kent.
23 – 25 July 2018
Workshop: Embodied Subjects – Phenomenology, Literature, and the Health Humanities.
Manchester, UK, International Anthony Burgess Foundation.
13 June 2018
Annual UK Conference 2017: The Theory and Practice of Phenomenology.
Brighton, UK. With the University of Brighton.
11 – 13 September 2017
Workshop: Cormac McCarthy and Philosophy.
Manchester, UK. People’s History Museum.
26 July 2017
Symposium: Intentionality and the Human.
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK. The Great North Museum.
10 December 2016
Annual UK Conference 2016: The Future of Phenomenology.
Manchester, UK. International Anthony Burgess Foundation.
2 – 4 September 2016