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Dr Nathan Lyons

Dr Nathan Lyons

Teaching Associate in Theological Ethics

Subject area and speciality

Philosophy of Religion specialists:

Research Interests

  • Philosophy of nature, especially the relation between nature and culture
  • Medieval philosophy, especially Thomas Aquinas
  • Philosophy of religion, especially as it is addressed in the Continental tradition after Heidegger (particularly Jean-Luc Marion)
  • Félix Ravaisson and French spiritualism
  • Semiotics, especially medieval theories (particularly John Poinsot) and contemporary biosemiotics
  • Science and religion, especially theological accounts of evolutionary biology


  • Philosophy of Religion and Ethics (A8)
  • Theology and the Natural Sciences II (C12)


Key Publications

  • ‘Written in white: a reading of Kevin Hart’s “Colloquies”’, Literature and Theology 31, no. 2 (2017): 149–163.