Bring your budding intellectual to explore some of life’s biggest questions!

Acclaimed scholar Simon Critchley and two of his PhD students from the New School, Hannes Charen and Joseph Lemelin, will lead a series of discussions at FIAF’s Haskell Library and the Brooklyn Public Library. Celebrating kids’ unabashed curiosity, he will invite them to engage in deep conversations about subjects ranging from friendships to society, and other key themes in philosophy. No parents allowed!

Ages 5-12
On March 18, 2017 at FIAF Haskell Library | 11-11:30am (ages 5-7), 12-12:30pm (ages 8-10)

On March 19, 2017 at Brooklyn Public Library | 2-2:30pm (ages 6-8), 3-3:30pm (ages 8-10), 4-4:30pm (ages 10-12)


Simon Critchley is Hans Jonas Professor at the New School for Social Research. His books include Very Little…Almost Nothing, Infinitely Demanding, The Book of Dead Philosophers, The Faith of the Faithless, The Mattering of Matter, Bowie, Memory Theatre and Notes on Suicide. He is moderator of “The Stone”, a philosophy column in The New York Times, to which he frequently contributes.


Organized in collaboration with the Brooklyn Public Library as a continuation of the all-night marathon of philosophical debate, A Night of Philosophy and Ideas, taking place at the Brooklyn Public Library-Central Library, 10 Grand Army Plaza, from Jan 28 at 7pm to Jan 29 at 7am.
 
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FIAF Haskell Library 22 East 60th Street New York, NY 10022

Philosophy for Kids with Simon Critchley

When
Mar 18-19, 2017
Where
FIAF Haskell Library
22 East 60th Street
New York, NY 10022

Bring your budding intellectual to explore some of life’s biggest questions!

Acclaimed scholar Simon Critchley and two of his PhD students from the New School, Hannes Charen and Joseph Lemelin, will lead a series of discussions at FIAF’s Haskell Library and the Brooklyn Public Library. Celebrating kids’ unabashed curiosity, he will invite them to engage in deep conversations about subjects ranging from friendships to society, and other key themes in philosophy. No parents allowed!

Ages 5-12
On March 18, 2017 at FIAF Haskell Library | 11-11:30am (ages 5-7), 12-12:30pm (ages 8-10)

On March 19, 2017 at Brooklyn Public Library | 2-2:30pm (ages 6-8), 3-3:30pm (ages 8-10), 4-4:30pm (ages 10-12)


Simon Critchley is Hans Jonas Professor at the New School for Social Research. His books include Very Little…Almost Nothing, Infinitely Demanding, The Book of Dead Philosophers, The Faith of the Faithless, The Mattering of Matter, Bowie, Memory Theatre and Notes on Suicide. He is moderator of “The Stone”, a philosophy column in The New York Times, to which he frequently contributes.


Organized in collaboration with the Brooklyn Public Library as a continuation of the all-night marathon of philosophical debate, A Night of Philosophy and Ideas, taking place at the Brooklyn Public Library-Central Library, 10 Grand Army Plaza, from Jan 28 at 7pm to Jan 29 at 7am.
 
Click here for more information
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