Café of Arguments

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Café of Arguments

  23–26  March  2020 



Café of Arguments

Part of the Festival of Arguments – a celebration of practical ethics running from 23rd-27th March 2020 - the Café of Arguments is an opportunity to talk to and debate academics in their specific ethical field they research (e.g. 'just war' or 'animal ethics'). Think the Café de Flore in Paris where Satre and de Beauvoir debated existentialism and feminism.

The event will run on 23rd, 26th and 27th March from 12pm - 2pm.


Bodleian Café, Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BG

 Wheelchair access

The Weston Library is wheelchair accessible.


We regret that this event has been cancelled.


Mai Musié, Public Engagement Manager, The Bodleian Libraries.

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