PHILOSOPHER MARK KINGWELL AT FORUM NIGHT

By Salt Spring Forum
Published in the Gulf Islands Driftwood, October 25, 2017, page 17

When you think of philosophy, do you think of ancient Greece and old bearded men grappling with cosmic questions?

Do you wonder whether philosophy can help us today, when Donald Trump rules and climate change looms?

Have you always thought that philosophy was a bit too abstract and perhaps even pretentious?

The Salt Spring Forum’s next speaker reveals a contemporary, accessible, highly relevant side of philosophy — a far-reaching discipline that spans centuries and cultures.

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