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A podcast on “how to read philosophy”

Jill Lepore, Anthony Appiah and Jonathan Haidt

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 | 7:30 PM
Wilson Hall, McCullough Student Center | Map
Open to the Public

What does a robust and inclusive public sphere look like? Why is it important to American society and global citizenship? How should we construct it? How can a liberal arts education prepare students to engage it? A trio of distinguished scholars and public intellectuals will engage these questions in a discussion open to all members of the Middlebury community.


Speaker: Anthony Appiah
Sponsor: University of Alabama – Birmingham
Date: March 1, 2018
Event Name: Jemison Speaker Series

Topic: Cosmopolitanism

Venue: AB Alumni House 13th St S & 10th Ave S Birmingham, AL 35205 USA


Lafayette College

“Misunderstandings About Identity”

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 – 7:30pm – 9:00pm
Colton Chapel