Category "Philosophy"

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Slavoj Zizek in Wikipedia

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Slavoj Zizek in Wikipedia Originally uploaded by andymiah My photo of Slavoj Zizek when he was in Liverpool, added by someone to his wikipedia entry. It’s been picked up by...

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Slavoj Zizek

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The latest celebrity speaker to grace the European Capital of Culture was the Perver himself Slavoj Zizek. I first saw Zizek speak in 2003 at the Glasgow School of Art....

Philosophy

Zizek in Liverpool (17 March, 2008)

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From the organizers: Dear All, We are lucky to be able to present the internationally renowned cultural theorist and philosopher Slavoj Zizek. Zizek will be speaking on ‘The (Mis)Use of...

Bioethics

Ethical Futures

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The RSA event last week was a whirlwind through so many different technologcical futures that tying everything together was quite a challenge. We roved from Web 2.0 to artificially intelligent...

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Human Futures

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FACT’s new programme for 2008 is advertised in their Oct-Dec brochure. Human Futures looks to be an excellent series of exhibitions, events and debates about such themes as medicine, the...

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Peter Singer on the Ethics of Global Poverty

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Peter Singer Originally uploaded by andymiah This week, I was in Oxford briefly at the invitation of Julian Savulescu. It was a real pleasure to hear Peter Singer speak, having...

Philosophy

Uehiro Lectures (May-June, 2007)

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Professor Peter Singer on Global Poverty Tuesday May 29th, Tuesday June 5th and Tuesday June 12th 2007 at 4.30 pm in the Martin Wood lecture Theatre (Clarendon Lab, Parks Road...