Café of Arguments

Event details

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SPECIAL EVENT

Café of Arguments

  23–26  March  2020 

  12–2pm   

 CANCELLED

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.

 Location

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

 Wheelchair access

The Weston Library is wheelchair accessible.

 Admission

We regret that this event has been cancelled.

 Speaker

Mai Musié, Public Engagement Manager, The Bodleian Libraries.

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