Russelliana: April 24th, 1 pm EST, Dustin Olson (University of Regina)

Our next Russelliana will take place on Saturday, April 24th, at 1 pm EST (adjust for your local time zone). The talk title is "Russellian Empiricism" and will be given by Dustin Olson (University of Regina). In the week leading up to this Russelliana, we will send around a handout and the Zoom link. The talk abstract is … Continue reading Russelliana: April 24th, 1 pm EST, Dustin Olson (University of Regina)

Russelliana (March 27th): Collecting Russell

A “Russelliana” discussion: “Collecting Russell” will be held online on Saturday, March 27 at 2pm EST. Many of us in the BRS have collected books and pamphlets by Russell, including the volumes to date of the Collected Papers (CPBR). This online discussion will deal with any and all aspects of collecting Russell: first editions and … Continue reading Russelliana (March 27th): Collecting Russell

2021 online meeting CFA: April 2nd

The Bertrand Russell Society (BRS), an international organization of those interested in and dedicated to the philosopher Bertrand Russell’s life, works, and causes,  will hold its annual meeting online via Zoom on Friday, June 18 and Saturday, June 19, 2021. This is in place of an on-ground meeting, made impossible due to the continuing covid-19 … Continue reading 2021 online meeting CFA: April 2nd

Russelliana (Jan. 9): Andrew Bone (McMaster U. BR Research Centre) book launch event for CPBR Vol. 26

On Saturday, January 9th, 3pm EST (please adjust for your local time zone), we will have Andrew Bone (Bertrand Russell Research Centre) for a book launch event celebrating the publication of The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell, Volume 26: Cold War Fears and Hopes, 1950-52. The book is available for pre-order from Routledge here. The … Continue reading Russelliana (Jan. 9): Andrew Bone (McMaster U. BR Research Centre) book launch event for CPBR Vol. 26

Russelliana (Dec. 12): Tony Simpson (BR Peace Foundation and Spokesman Books) on the new Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

This Saturday, December 12th, at 3 pm EST (please adjust for your time zone), we are delighted to have Tony Simpson (Bertrand Russell Peace Foundation and Spokesman Books) discuss the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW). The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons recently was adopted by its 50th country. It will … Continue reading Russelliana (Dec. 12): Tony Simpson (BR Peace Foundation and Spokesman Books) on the new Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons