Philosophy Events

Real Talk Oakland - Music, Art and Community Discussion in Oakland on 14 Dec

Real Talk Oakland - Music, Art and Community Discussion

Oakland   Tuesday, December 14, 2021   1800 - 2100
20.00 USD
Philosophy Events
Since 2017, Real Talk Philosophy has hosted more than 150 community events around the world. Real Talk Oakland hosts in person community events to explore national and local issues and bridge divides through food, art, music and discussion. Tuesday, December 14 - Topic ..
*ONLINE* Ethical Matters: Philosophy, Parenting and Pandemic in England on 14 Jun

*ONLINE* Ethical Matters: Philosophy, Parenting and Pandemic

England   Monday, June 14, 2021   1830 - 2000
5.00 GBP
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Poets and Philosophers Tom Whyman and Jack Underwood reflect on parenthood in a time of crisis. How might we cling to that hope as sea levels rise, forests burn and a pandemic sweeps across the world? ** This is an ONLINE only event. Please register for an online ticket h ..
*ONLINE* Thinking On Sunday: Why Rebel? A Politics of Kindness in England on 25 Apr

*ONLINE* Thinking On Sunday: Why Rebel? A Politics of Kindness

England   Sunday, April 25, 2021   1500 - 1630
5.00 GBP
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A passionate, poetic manifesto for urgent rebellion is also a paean to the deep and extraordinary beauty of the natural world from Jay Griffiths the author of Wild. ---------------- ** This is an ONLINE only event. Please register for an online ticket. ** ** Conway ..
From Bonsai to Chinese Gardens - the story of philosophy and design in London on 4 Mar

From Bonsai to Chinese Gardens - the story of philosophy and design

London   Thursday, March 4, 2021   1800 - 1900
20.00 GBP
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This lecture focuses on the Chinese ancient philosophy when it comes to architecture and design. It aims to offer some insights on the uniqueness of Chinese gardens and Chinese passion for Bonsai. By the end of the lecture, you should have a better understanding of the key e ..
Masculine Mastery - 8 Week Journey for Men in New York on 28 Feb

Masculine Mastery - 8 Week Journey for Men

New York   Sunday, February 28, 2021   1400 - 1600
599.00 USD
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What can you offer the women in your life? What can you offer the world? Being a man today is tougher than ever. Gone are the days of stereotypical gender roles: man as breadwinner and woman as homemaker. They were never ideal, but at least they were clear cut. Today ..
Comparing Philosophy of East and West: How We Think? in London on 24 Feb

Comparing Philosophy of East and West: How We Think?

London   Wednesday, February 24, 2021   1800 - 1900
10.00 GBP
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Early philosophies have had a profound impact on the development of the distinctive cultures across the world. Assumptions about the nature of self, ethics, the goals of life are deeply embedded in our cultures and frame our thinking without our being aware of them. To trave ..
*ONLINE* Thinking on Sunday: Epicurus and the Art of Happiness in London on 31 Jan

*ONLINE* Thinking on Sunday: Epicurus and the Art of Happiness

London   Sunday, January 31, 2021   1500 - 1630
5.00 GBP
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Maybe it's time to live. Philosopher John Sellars walks us through the history of Epicureanism, showing us how it can help us think anew about joy, friendship, nature and being alive in the world. ------------------------ ** At the time of announcement this is an ONLIN ..
*ONLINE* Thinking On Sunday: Being Human in England on 17 Jan

*ONLINE* Thinking On Sunday: Being Human

England   Sunday, January 17, 2021   1500 - 1630
5.00 GBP
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What does it mean to be human? Amanda Rees and Charlotte Sleigh showing how, by understanding humanity, we can go some way to resolving our, and the world's, biggest problems. ------- ** At the time of announcement this is an ONLINE only event — however, subject to fut ..
CONCORD AREA HUMANISTS (CAH) presents online: The Neuropsychology of Dogmatic Beliefs and Delusions in Concord on 28 Oct

CONCORD AREA HUMANISTS (CAH) presents online: The Neuropsychology of Dogmatic Beliefs and Delusions

Concord   Wednesday, October 28, 2020   1900 - 2100
Free
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Humanity has developed technology to overcome threats like hunger and disease, but perhaps our greatest remaining threat is our own craziness - in particular our capacity for dogmatic delusion, amplified and channeled by political opportunists. Although the propensity for ..
How to Win the Culture Wars in an Age of Austerity in Greater London on 10 Nov

How to Win the Culture Wars in an Age of Austerity

Greater London   Sunday, November 10, 2019   1500 - 1630
Free
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The 2010s have been a double-edged decade. Socioeconomic factors have led to the widespread and increased disenfranchisement of poorer people from the mainstream media and the institutions shaping it. This has coincided with a growing number of people from low income backgro ..
Experiencing The Impossible: The Science of Magic in London on 10 Jun

Experiencing The Impossible: The Science of Magic

London   Monday, June 10, 2019   1830 - 2130
5.87 GBP
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What do we see when we watch a magician pull a rabbit out of a hat or read a person’s mind? We are captivated by an illusion; we applaud the fact that we have been fooled. Why do we enjoy experiencing what seems clearly impossible, or at least beyond our powers of explanatio ..
Thinking on Monday: Making Evil - The Science Behind Humanity's Dark Side in London on 18 Mar

Thinking on Monday: Making Evil - The Science Behind Humanity's Dark Side

London   Monday, March 18, 2019   1930 - 2100
9.04 GBP
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Why do we think and do evil? What can science teach us about why humans do bad things? And what do our reactions to deviance teach us about ourselves? Drawing together science, psychology and philosophy, Dr Julia Shaw unlocks the intricacies of the world of criminal psych ..
KANT: METAPHYSICS AND MORALITY in New York on 10 Sep

KANT: METAPHYSICS AND MORALITY

New York   Monday, September 10, 2018   0645
Free
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Kant’s “Critical philosophy,” which begins with the appearance of the Critique of Pure Reason in 1781, is an attempt to understand the total scope and limits of human reason, science, and morality. Moreover, he argues that the purpose of philosophy is to answer the fundament ..
BALADE SONORE L'AMOUR POUR LA DÉCOUVERTE in Marseille on 1 Sep

BALADE SONORE L'AMOUR POUR LA DÉCOUVERTE

Marseille   Saturday, September 1, 2018  
Free
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Avec Kathrin Wildner Après deux premières ballades urbaines en février, organisées avec CaP.CULT dans le cadre de MP2018 Quel amour !, voici la suite avec l'ethnologue urbaine Kathrin Wildner. Suite à des moments de « promenadologie » et d’errance, Kathrin Wildner s’a ..
GEORG VON WALLWITZ in Perm on 25 Aug

GEORG VON WALLWITZ

Perm   Saturday, August 25, 2018  
Free
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Politik, Wirtschaft oder Seine Majestät der Markt. Wer ist hier der wichtigste? In seinem ersten ins Russische übersetzten Buch „Mr. Smith und das Paradies“ beschreibt der Wirtschaftsexperte aus Deutschland Georg von Wallwitz wie der Begriff des Wohlstands in der europäis ..

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