Monday, October 8, 7pm
The Lee Institute Speaker Series welcomes Michael Sandel, Harvard political philosopher and best-selling author, presenting The Lost Art of the Democratic Argument: What’s Become of Civility? The 45-minute presentation will be followed by Q&A, book signing and a reception and is free and open to the all (no reservations needed). Left Bank Books will be available with a selection of Sandel's book for purchase at the event.
In these deeply divided times, is it possible to reason together, in public, about hard ethical and political questions? Harvard political philosopher and bestselling author, Micheal Sandel shows us how, challenging audiences to examine the ethical dilemmas we all confront in politics and in our everyday lives.
One of Foreign Policy's Top 100 Global Thinkers, Sandel has been described as "the most relevant living philosopher," "a rock-star moralist" (Newsweek), and "the most famous philosopher in the world." (New Republic). His writings on justice, democracy, morals. and markets have been translated into 27 languages.
This event is presented by the Lee Institute. For more information, please visit www.leeinstitute.net.