Anxiety and Wonder: On Being Human, Bloomsbury, forthcoming

Wittgenstein and Lacan at the limit: meaning, and astonishment, Palgrave Macmillan, 2019

Edited Volumes

Cora Diamond on Ethics, Palgrave Macmillan, 2021

Papers (selected)

The ‘nothing’ in Heidegger’s concept of anxiety, Philosophical Psychology, 2023

Seeing the Stove as World: Significance (Bedeutung) in the Early Wittgenstein, Philosophical Investigations, 2018

Can there be ‘happiness’ in psychoanalysis?: Lacan with Sophocles, special issue on Happiness and Hedonism, College Literature, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018

What guides moral consideration?: Wittgenstein and Diamond on imagination and animal ethics,  Journal of Animal Ethics, University of Illinois Press, Vol. 6, Spring 2016

The notion of happiness in early Wittgenstein: towards a non-contentful account of happiness, South African Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 33 No. 4, 2014

Objects in Wittgenstein’s Tractatus: towards the application of logic, EPEKEINA. International Journal of Ontology. History and Critics”, vol. 5, n. 2/2014

Book chapters

Wittgenstein on Heidegger on the nothing, in Early Analytic Philosophy: Origins and Transformations, Routledge, forthcoming.

When thinking goes off rails: from bad thinking to bad action (Diamond, Murdoch, Arendt), in Cora Diamond on Ethics, edited by Balaska, M. (2021), London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, Philosophers in Depth series.

Wittgenstein and Diamond on Meaning and Experience: From Groundlessness to Creativity, published in edited volume ‘Wittgenstein and the Creativity of Language’, eds. S. Greve and J. Macha, Palgrave Macmillan, 2015


Review of Reading Wittgenstein with Anscombe, Going on to Ethics, by C. Diamond, Harvard University Press (2019), for the journal Philosophical Investigations, 2020

Review of the British Wittgenstein Society lecture, ”The Interface between Wittgenstein’s Philosophical Therapy and the Empirical Psychotherapies”, by J. Heaton, British Wittgenstein Society website

Presented papers (selected)

Wonder: what can we learn from it?, invited lecture, Philosophy of Education Society of Great Britain (PESGB) seminar series, UCL, June 2023.

Cora Diamond, Iris Murdoch, and Hannah Arendt on Ethics, keynote presentation, conference “Wittgenstein and the Concept of ‘Woman’,” Complutense University of Madrid, Philosophy Department, March 2023.

The paradox of nothing, invited lecture, research seminar, University of Nottingham, Philosophy Department, March 2021.

From dispossessed words to lived words: Cavell and Freud, Workshop ‘Ethics and Experience, Widening Perspectives’, Abo Academi University, April 2019.

Do Humans Think?, Workshop on Animal Minds and Morals, University of Hertfordshire, UK, April 2019

From Humpty Dumpty talk to full speech (parole pleine): is there an account of authenticity in Lacan’s work?, invited lecture, Södertörn University, Stockholm, Sweden, April 2019.

Evil’s Thinking, University of Hertfordshire, Public Lecture, Philosophy department, February 2019.

Photographing the indescribable (and describing the un-photographable), Photography MA research workshop, Bournemouth Arts University, November 2018.

‘Meaning and Significance in the Early Wittgenstein’, UEA Wittgenstein Workshop, UK, 14 February 2018.

Beauty and expression, Nordic Society of Aesthetics’ Annual Conference, Bergen, Norway, 8-10 June 2017.

The talking cure and meaning what we say : Cavell and Freud, Interdisciplinary Seminars in Psychoanalysis, St John’s College, University of Oxford, 6 February 2017.

The moral implications of meaning-blindness, London Wittgenstein reading group, 18 December 2015.

Aspect perception and aspect blindness: understanding autism through Wittgenstein’s philosophy of psychology, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, King’s College London, Continuing Professional Development peer group ‘Mental Health in Learning Disabilities’, invited speaker, 15 December 2015.

Listening to Beethoven and having a moral attitude: the relation between ethics and aesthetics, Annual conference of the Dutch Association of Aesthetics, Institute of philosophy, Leuven, Belgium, 27-28 February 2015.

Autobiography in Philosophy: why philosophy is not teachable, International Conference ‘Teaching innovation in Philosophy’, Faculty of Philosophy, Madrid, Spain, 5-7 November 2014.

Objects in the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus: from ontology to everyday language, Workshop ‘Objects of all kinds’, Lille, France, 22-24 May 2014.

Objects and substance in Wittgenstein’s Tractatus, International conference ‘Understanding Matter’, Palermo, Sicily, 10 April 2014.

Le niveau de signification dans le Tractatus : une approche différente, Seminar ‘Langage et vie’ , université de Paris 8-St Denis / MSH Paris Nord, Antonia Soulez en coordination avec Arild Utaker, February 2014.

The Running-up-against Paradox: How Can we Place it in Language?, Workshop ‘Wittgenstein and the Creativity of Language’, The Wittgenstein Archives, University of Bergen, Norway, 14 June 2013