This year’s annual meeting of the Bertrand Russell Society was held June 24-26 at St. John Fisher College in Rochester NY. Philosophy Now editor Rick Lewis was the keynote speaker.
The winners of the 2016 BRS Book Award are Donovan Wishon and Bernard Linsky for Knowledge, Acquaintance, and Logic: New Essays on Bertrand Russell’s Problems of Philosophy.
Students – the Russell Society invites papers for its annual Student Essay Prize competition for the best new paper on Russell by an undergraduate or graduate student. Details are here.
Past BRS Book Award winners include Gülberk Koç Maclean for Bertrand Russell’s Bundle Theory of Particulars (2015), John Ongley and Rosalind Carey for Russell: A Guide for the Perplexed (2014), Jolen Galaugher for Russell’s Philosophy of Logical Analysis (2014), and Sébastien Gandon for Russell’s Unknown Logicism.
Be sure to visit the Russell Society Library website, where you will find an extensive collection of online works both by and about Russell (with many videos of Russell in the members area). New at the Society Library is a complete bibliography of Russell's writings.