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13:15 - 13:55 21 October 2014

Lunch Hour Lecture: Truth and illusion in philosophy and theatre

Location

Darwin Lecture Theatre | Darwin Building (link Map)
access via Malet Place | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Dr Tom Stern, UCL Philosophy

This lecture explores the relationship between philosophy and theatre via the notions of truth and illusion. Theatre is traditionally taken to be a place for illusions and deceit while philosophers, on the other hand, like to present themselves as truth-seekers. Dr Stern’s research explores this apparent conflict.


Contact

Events Team
+44 (0)20 3108 3841 | events@ucl.ac.uk


Links

click here to watch this lecture live on the day at 1.15pm


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