Ashton Wellsbury

Assistant Lecturer
School of Philosophy and Art History
Postgraduate Research Student
Department of Philosophy
 Ashton Wellsbury

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Kierkegaard (esp. earnestness, subjective knowing & appropriation, indirect communication)

Mind & Language (esp. concepts, theories of meaning, metaphor, judgement)

Phenomenology (esp. moral perception, time & temporality, alterity/otherness)

Personal identity (esp. critical perspectives on narrative identity theory)

Philosophy of Dialogue (esp. Buber)

Philosophy of Horror

Philosophy of Literature (esp. narrativity, speculative fiction)

Philosophical Pessimism



Colchester Campus