Inaugural Francis Bacon lecture 2011

The University of Hertfordshire branch of the Royal Institute of Philosophy was proud to host the Francis Bacon lecture series.

Philosophy event

A painting of Francis Bacon.These are free public lectures aimed to highlight the valuable contribution that philosophy makes to topics of interest and concern both within and beyond the academy.

The Francis Bacon lectures are delivered on annual basis by distinguished academics working in philosophy or related fields.

The inaugural Francis Bacon lecture was delivered by Professor Elliot Sober on 30 June 2011.