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Forum for European Philosophy

Summer Term Events

Tuesday 28 April, 6:30 - 8:00pm, Hong Kong Theatre
Forum for European Philosphy Public Lecture
Nick Cohen (Journalist, author and political commentator)
In conversation with Daniel Johnson (Editor, Standpoint)
'The Fall of the Berlin Wall: Twenty Years On'|

Tuesday 5 May, 6:30 - 8:00pm, Hong Kong Theatre
FT-Business - LSE European Institute The Future of Europe Lecture Series in association with the Forum for European Philosophy
Christopher Caldwell (Senior Editor, The Weekly Standard)
'Reflections on the Revolution in Europe: can Europe be the same with different people in it?'|

Wednesday 6 May, 12:30 - 2:00pm, Thai Theatre, New Academic Building
Forum for European Philosophy Public Lecture
Martin Saar (Assistant Professor, Frankfurt University)
'The Subject of Politics: From Foucault to Political Philosophy'

Thursday 7 May, 6:30 - 8:00pm, Alumni Theatre, New Academic Building
Forum for European Philosophy Public Lecture
Christian List (Professor of Political Science and Philosophy, LSE)
'The Democratic Trilemma'

Thursday 14 May, 6:00 - 7:30pm, Room J116, Cowdray House
Forum for European Philosophy Re-Visions
Jonathan White (Lecturer in European Politics, European Institute, LSE)
'
The Concept of Public Opinion'

Tuesday 19 May, 6:00 - 7:30pm, Room J116, Cowdray House
Forum for European Philosophy Re-Visions
Jonathan White (Lecturer in European Politics, European Institute, LSE)
'The Concept of the Political Party'

Tuesday 26 May, 6:30 - 8:00pm, Alumni Theatre, New Academic Building
Forum for European Philosophy Annual Lecture Series - Turkey: East or West?
Andrew Mango (Biographer of Mustafa Kamal Atatürk)
'The Creation of the Secular State of Turkey'

Monday 1 June, 6:30 - 8:00pm, Old Theatre, Old Building
Forum for European Philosophy Public Lecture
John Micklethwait (Editor, Economist)
In discussion with John Gray (Professor of European Thought, University of London)
'Religion and the Market: Are they in conflict?'|

Tuesday 2 June, 6:30 - 8:00pm, Alumni Theatre, New Academic Building
Forum for European Philosophy Annual Lecture Series - Turkey: East or West?
Hakan Yilmaz (Professor, Boğaziçi University)
'Turkey Looking West: Culture, Identity and European Integration'

Wednesday 3 June, 5 - 7:50pm, Thai Theatre, New Academic Building
Forum for European Philosophy Roundtable on the Idea of Europe
Peter Schroder (University College London)
'Philosophy and the Idea of Europe'
Guy Dammann (The Guardian)
'Art and the Idea of Europe'
Jeremy Lane (University of Sussex)
'Literature and the Idea of Europe'

Tuesday 9 June, 6:30 - 8:00pm, Alumni Theatre, New Academic Building
Forum for European Philosophy Annual Lecture Series - Turkey: East or West?
Ilhan Uzgel (Professor, Ankara University)
'The Rise of Religion in the Public Sphere'

Tuesday 16 June, 6:30 - 8:00pm, Room G108, 20 Kingsway
Forum for European Philosophy Annual Lecture Series - Turkey: East or West?
Ziba Norman (Transatlantic & Caucasus Studies Institute)
'Turkey's Changing Role in Geopolitics'

Thursday 25 June, 6:30 - 8:00pm, Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building
Forum for European Philosophy Dialogues
David Papineau (Professor of Philosophy, King's College London
Tim Lewens (Lecturer, University of Cambridge)
'Darwin and Philosophy'



 

Lent Term Events

Wednesday 21 January 2009, 6:30-8:00pm, U8, Tower One
Forum for European Philosophy Public Lecture
Professor John Worrall (LSE)
'The Incompatibility of Science and Religion'

Thursday 22 January 2009, 7:00-8:30pm, Institut Français, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7
Forum for European Philosophy Provocations
Annabelle Lever (LSE)
'Catherine MacKinnon: Is Privacy the Enemy of Equality?'

Tuesday 3 February 2009, 6:30-8:00pm, H102, Connaught House
Forum for European Philosophy Re-Visions: the Actor and the Audience in the Theatre
Aoife Monks (Birkbeck College)
'The History of the Actor'

Tuesday 10 February 2009, 6:00-8:00pm, Room D502, Clement House
Forum for European Philosophy Book Launch Discussion Seminar 
Richard Bronk (European Institute, LSE)
'The Romantic Economist - Imagination in Economics'

Thursday 12 February 2009, 12:30-2:00pm, Room NAB1.04, New Academic Building
Forum for European Philosophy Dialogues
Micheal Tanner (Corpus Christi College, Cambridge)
'In conversation with Sebastian Gardner (UCL)'

Thursday 19 February 2009, 7:00-8:30pm, Institut Français, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7
Forum for European Philosophy Provocations

Rupert Reed (University of East Anglia, Norwich)
'Gramsci and 'The Lord of the Rings': Optimism and Pessimism at a Time of Crisis'

 

 

Tuesday 24 February 2009, 6:30-8:00pm, H102, Connaught House
Forum for European Philosophy Re-Visions: the Actor and the Audience in the Theatre

Aoife Monks (Birkbeck College)
'The Actor and Identity'

Friday 27 February - Sunday 1 March 2009
Forum for European Philosophy Round Table with European Migrant Authors

Naema Tahir
Mustafa Kör

LSE Space for Thought Literary Weekend

Tuesday 10 March 2009, 6:30-8:00pm, H102, Connaught House
Forum for European Philosophy Re-Visions: the Actor and the Audience in the Theatre

Aoife Monks (Birkbeck College)
'The Actor and Theatricality on the 20th Century Stage'

Thursday 12 March 2009, 12:30-2:00pm, Room J116, Cowdray House
Forum for European Philosophy Dialogues

Miguel Beistegui (University of Warwick)
Robert Eaglestone (Royal Holloway, University of London)

'Jean François Lyotard's The Postmodern Condition'

Thursday 19 March 2009, 7:00-8:30pm, Institut Français, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7
Forum for European Philosophy Provocations

Pamela Sue Anderson (Regent's Park College, University of Oxford)
'Michèle Le Doeuff: 'Each to her own primal scene''

 

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