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Mr Jamie Cawthra

Temporary Lecturer in Philosophy

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Arts Cultures and Education
  • Department of Languages and Philosophy

Qualifications

  • BA (University of Hertfordshire)
  • MA (University of York)
  • PhD (University of York)

Summary

My current project is on audio descriptions and accessibility in media.

My previous projects have looked at atypical imagining and engagement with fiction.

Undergraduate

I teach two modules at the University of Hull:

God, Evil and the Meaning of Life (first year)

Moral Philosophy (second year)

I also supervise several dissertation students in the area of ethics.

Research interests

Aesthetics

Fiction and narratology

Philosophy of art

Imagination

I am also interested in the philosophy of pedagogy.