THINK Huddersfield – Philosophy in Pubs
No need to book – just turn up on the night.
2018 Topics for Discussion
January 8th. What is the purpose of education?
February 5th. How important is solving equality? What could be more important?
March 5th. The rights of disabled people – are they progressing, stalling or regressing?
April 9th. Will technology stop us evolving by natural selection? Would that be a good thing?
May 14th. What social classes do the UK now have; and are some good and some bad?
June 4th. What can we do to practise critical reflection and rational dialogue? (Based on Richard Creel’s Thinking Philosophically).
July 2nd. Sport – who is it good for?
August 6th. Is love the meaning of life? If not, what is?
September 3rd. David Graeber shows how debt and bureaucracy grow and then crash repeatedly through history. How long will our present debts and bureaucracies last?
October 1st. How much does gender/sex matter?
November 5th. Which wars are just?
December 3rd. Which books have you found a) most important and b) most enjoyable
Admission: Free entry