May 7

A More Secular World? Charles Taylor & Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Distinguished Cowling Visiting Professor Charles Guignon will give public talk. Pizza served.

Thursday, May 7th, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 pm / Leighton 304
Prof. Charles Guignon

Charles Taylor's monumental 'A Secular Age' examines the widespread belief that secularization has been an overall good for the world.  Like his intellectual hero Dostoyevsky, Taylor focuses on the existential consequences of this enlightenment rationalist belief. 

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