Events in Bristol

We’ll post events going on in Bristol which we think you’ll like. Check back to see what’s going on, and let us know if you find something!

The Green Death and other Necessities: A beginner’s guide to sustainable healthcare

Date: 28 November 2013, 6 pm
Venue: Watershed, 1 Canon’s Road, Bristol, BS1 5TX
Price: Free, requires booking (see link)
Discussing the price of life, amongst other issues.


Date: Monday 11th November 2013
Venue: Colston Hall
Price: £10 (students) + 7.5% booking fee

Watershed Talks

The Festival of Ideas is worth keeping an eye on. Sometimes they have philosophers and other interesting speakers give talks.

University Events:

You’ll need to be a member of the university to go to the below events.

University Events List

A full list of upcoming events at the University of Bristol.

Philosophy and History of Science seminars

Ian Hacking Visit

Date: Monday 28 October 2013- Wed, 30 October 2013
Venue: Venue: Verdon-Smith Room, Institute for Advanced Studies, Royal Fort House

One of the world’s best known interdisciplinary philosophers.

It would be helpful if you could indicate your intention to attend by emailing

Monday 28th October, 15.00-17.00
“Introduction – ‘Language, Truth and Reason’ 30 years later”

Tuesday 29th October, 15.00-17.00
“Probabilistic Reasoning”

Wednesday 30th October, 15.00-17.00
“Taxonomic Reasoning”