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On the Road (Forum for Philosophy)

2 February, 6:00 pm7:15 pm

 

From ex-pats and immigrants to gap-year students and Travellers, the movement of people from place to place is perceived in vastly different ways by different people. Why and how is travel politicized and racialized? Why do we travel and what’s the value of it? And what do philosophers have to say about it? We address these questions and explore what the future of travel looks like in a time of climate change and pandemics.

 

Speakers
Colin Clark, Professor of Sociology and Social Policy, The University of the West of Scotland
Nick Hayes, Author, The Book of Trespass: Crossing the Lines that Divide Us
Emily Thomas, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Durham University

Chair
Sarah Fine, Fellow, Forum for Philosophy & Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, King’s College London

 

This online event is free and open to all. You can register to join the Zoom Webinar here or watch on Facebook Live.

 

Details

Date:
2 February
Time:
6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.philosophy-forum.org/

Venue

Online via Zoom

Organiser

Forum for Philosophy
Website:
https://www.philosophy-forum.org