The British Society of Aesthetics 50th Anniversary Annual Conference was held at Heythrop College, University of London 17-19 September 2010.
Heythrop College is located in Kensington Square W8, one of the oldest squares in London in one of the loveliest sections of the city.
Programme Committee: Emily Brady (Edinburgh), Stacie Friend (Heythrop), Dominic McIver Lopes (UBC), Jason Gaiger (Open University)
- - BSA/ASA Wollheim Memorial Lecture: Noël Carroll (CUNY Graduate Center)
- - Keynote speaker: Jean-Marie Schaeffer (CNRS/EHESS)
- - William Empson Lecture: Geoffrey Hill (Oxford Professor of Poetry). His Collected Critical Writings were published in 2008, and his three most recent volumes of poetry are A Treatise of Civil Power (2007), Selected Poems (2006) and Without Title (2006).
For the full conference programme, click here
There was a special reception on the evening of Friday 17 September at the Royal College of Art to mark the Society's 50th Anniversary.
Registration is now closed. Registration was open from 02/07/2010 and 10/09/2010.