What Makes a Life Significant?
Philosopher Sissela Bok and Princeton Professor Cornel West answer questions after the “What Makes a Life Significant?” panel discussion yesterday, which also featured Professor Louis Menand. The event was held in commemoration of William James.
Peter Carey, two-time Booker Prize-winning author, spoke at Brattle Theatre Monday evening. His audience enjoyed readings from his latest book, "Parrot and Olivier in America", a comic, historical fiction novel that explores American democracy.
Rape or Sex With a Buzz?
Wendy Murphy, one of two featured speakers for the evening, speaks about how alcohol can influence sex and sexual consent in the in the DAPA co-sponsored event "Rape or Sex With a Buzz?" The event was held yesterday evening in Ticknor Lounge.
Rose Styron's Adventures
Poet, journalist, and human rights activist Rose B. Styron speaks at Kirkland House yesterday. Among other things, Styron discussed her many adventures across Eastern Europe in the 70s and 80s.