Alan Montefiore/ Stephen Mulhall/ Sarah Richmond

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6.30 – 8.00pm | Wednesday 18 May 2011
Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building, Lincoln’s Inn Fields, LSE

Speakers
Alan Montefiore, Emeritus Fellow, Balliol College, University of Oxford and President of the Forum for European Philosophy
Stephen Mulhall, Professor and Fellow in Philosophy, New College, University of Oxford
Sarah Richmond, Senior Lecturer, Department of Philosophy, University College London

Chair
Simon Glendinning, Reader in European Philosophy, European Institute, LSE and Director of the Forum for European Philosophy

Marking the publication of Alan Montefiore’s new book A Philosophical Retrospective: Facts, Values and Jewish Identity, this panel discussion will explore the idea that in some cultural and conceptual contexts (but not in others) concepts of identity may be understood as constituting a natural bridge between fact and value.