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On Immortality

Forum for European Philosophy dialogue


The will to live forever is central to the human story. Can it be fulfilled? And should we want it to be?

Stephen Cave is a philosopher and writer. He is the author of Immortality: the quest to live forever and how It drives civilisation.

John Gray is emeritus professor of European thought at LSE and author of The Immortalization Commission: the strange quest to cheat death.

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Speaker(s):

Dr Stephen Cave | talks
Professor John Gray | talks
Dr Simon Glendinning | talks | www

 

Date and Time:

30 May 2012 at 6:30 pm

Duration:

1 hour 30 minutes

 

Venue:

Old Theatre, Old Building
London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street
London
WC2A 2AE


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Organised by:

London School of Economics & Political Science
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Free

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