At the Origins of Modern Atheism
Speaker(s): Rev Dr Giles Fraser, Professor John Gray
Chair: Dr Matthew Engelke
Recorded on 6 June 2012 in Old Theatre, Old Building.
In the first event of the Programme for the Study of Religion and Non-Religion, Giles Fraser examines the links between Enlightenment thought and theology, reflecting on how theology frames the very ways in which we can understand the denial of God.
Giles Fraser is the former canon chancellor of St Paul's Cathedral.
John Gray is emeritus professor of European Thought at LSE.
This event is supported by the LSE Annual Fund.