Philosophy

Who are You – 1 March

Friday 1st March   Philosophy – Who are you? The Question of exactly what constitutes identity is an old and much-contested one. Is personhood located in a community? A culture? A race? Or is it something singular and immanent, located somewhere in the deepestrecesses of the individual?

Illegal Drug Use – 15 February

Friday 15th February – Philosophy: “Illegal drug use”. Does ethics have anything to say? Minefield discussion with Waleed Aly and Scott Stephens discussing how best to respond to illicit drug use. The talk covers challengers to political decision making and ethical judgment about illegal use of drugs. Do we want to introduce new drugs to […]

Philosopher’s Zone – 1 February

Philosophy is held on the first and thir d Fridays of the month. It runs from 10:00am to 11:30am in the Sunbury Footy Club Boardroom. The philosophy group offers a group discussion following an audio lecture / podcast on philosophical matters.  It provides some introduction to the thinking of great philosophers up to the modern […]