The British Academy 10-Minute Talks: Philosophy in prison
20 May 2020, 13:00 - 13:30
- The British Academy on YouTube
The world’s leading professors explain the latest thinking in the humanities and social sciences in just 10 minutes.
If a society is measured by how it treats its worst off, we have reason to think hard and well about how we manage the lives of those in prison. Philosophy – in particular, the collaborative doing of philosophy – has here a role to play. Join M M McCabe as she explores how introducing philosophical discussion into prisons may matter.
To find out more, visit Philosophy in Prison.
Speaker: Professor M M McCabe FBA, Professor of Ancient Philosophy Emerita, King’s College London
10-Minute Talk: Philosophy in prison
10-Minute Talks are a new series of pre-recorded talks from Fellows of the British Academy screened each Wednesday, 13:00-13:10, on YouTube. Our speakers will type responses to a selection of audience questions in the YouTube comments section between 13:10 and 13:30 on the day of their talk (questions can be added to the YouTube comments section or sent to the British Academy via email).
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