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PhD Abstract – Roger Brown, on Hermeneutics and Documentary Photography

Roger Brown is a documentary photographer who completed his PhD with us in 2013-14, producing a very original piece of work entitled The active presence of absent things: a study in social documentary photography and the philosophical hermeneutics of Paul Ricoeur … Continue reading

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PhD Success

Congratulations to Lee Hazeldine on being awarded his PhD for a thesis entitled ‘Fetishism Reconfigured: surplus, equivalence, and difference within the production of value.’ All revisions completed and approved. Here is the abstract (you have to click on the title ‘PhD Success’ … Continue reading

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PhD Success

Congratulations to Nigel Pimlott on being awarded his PhD for a research project entitled: ‘Human Flourishing and the Common Good: the intention and shape of faith-based youth work in the Big Society.’ Well done also to his supervisors Pete Twilley, … Continue reading

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Simon Gilbert, PhD postgrad. student writes

I attended the Annual Conference of the UK Sartre Society on Friday 20 September at the Institut Français in London. This is in South Kensington in an area which has a distinctly French atmosphere. It is next door to a … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Roger Brown

Many congratulations to Roger Brown who successfully defended his practice/theory thesis on documentary photography and the hermeneutics of Paul Ricoeur. The examination panel was most impressed with Roger’s research and his presentation of it, and have asked for only minor … Continue reading

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The latest PhD success…

Congratulations to Glyn Davies, who has successfully defended his PhD thesis, ‘On Martin Heidegger: Politics and Life seen through the Apollonian-Dionysian Duality’. That’s three successful PhD examinations this summer, and one more on the way soon – watch this space…

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And congratulations to Lee Hazeldine…

In June, Lee Hazeldine successfully defended his PhD thesis, ‘Fetishism Reconfigured: Surplus, Equivalence and Difference within the Production of Value.’ The examiners were very positive about his work – watch out for publications to come…

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Well done to Veronica West

Congratulations to Vron, who has passed her PhD, subject to revisions. For her examination, she prepared an exhibition of work and a thesis, on the theme of intuition and interpretation in the art of young children. The exhibition was excellent … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Dr. Chris Wright

Congratulations to Dr. Chris Wright, who submitted her revised doctoral thesis in fine art and philosophy, and had it accepted. Best wishes for the future!

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PhD Awarded

Congratulations to Dr. Jon Egan, who defended his thesis last year (on Epicurus and Nietzsche), and has now completed and lodged the PhD.

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