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What is the value of philosophy?

Fri 1 April 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm BST

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Lecture addressing the questions: What is philosophy? Is it a search for wisdom, truth or knowledge? What is the value of philosophy?

In this lecture we will disinter a little of philosophy’s hermetic meaning as we tackle that often infuriating question: What is Philosophy?

We will then go on to consider such questions as: Is it a search for wisdom, truth or knowledge? Is it simply an esoteric academic discipline, or can it really tell us something about the meaning of life?

Darren Harper holds a BA (Hons) English & Creative Writing, a PGCE in Lifelong Learning, and has been an adult education teacher for 10 years. You can find out more at darrenharper.net, which includes details of online courses as well. Darren has almost completed his first book, Encounters and Reflections: An Introduction to Philosophy, which will be published in 2022.

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Date:
Fri 1 April
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm BST
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Venue

Live at Queen Square
BRLSI 16-18 Queen Square
Bath, Somerset BA1 2HN United Kingdom
Phone:
01225 312084

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