A C Grayling – The Age of the Genius
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Bringing Words to Life with Tessa Hadley
- 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
How did the 17th century give birth to the modern mind? In a riveting lecture, Britain’s most publically engaged philosopher, AC Grayling explains how this turbulent period, fuelled by the original and unorthodox thinking of Francis Bacon and others, became both the crucible of modernity, and an age of genius.