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Hilary Lawson hosts

Philosopher, broadcaster, and IAI Founder

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Time, Space and Being


We think space and time are the structure of the universe. Yet Einstein argued 'space and time are modes by which we think and not conditions in which we live'. And philosophers, Kant and Heidegger, saw space and time as the framework of thought, not the world. Are space and time just a human fantasy? Is time real? Does physics offer an answer by merging time and thre...
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Where mathematical metaphors meet reality

Speakers: George Ellis
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On rhetoric, meaning and language

Speakers: Margaret Heffernan, Stanley Fish, Stephen Neale
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Is morality relative or absolute?

Speakers: Naomi Goulder, Paul Boghossian, Michael Ruse
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Is absolute right and wrong a fantasy?

Speakers: Myriam François, Phillip Blond, Simon Blackburn
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In Search of Parallel Universes

Speakers: Laura Mersini-Houghton, George Ellis, David Wallace
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Is morality simply prejudice?

Speakers: Naomi Goulder, Sam Roddick, Sameer Rahim, Brendan O'Neill