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Philosophers Cafe - Ageism - Elders, Sages and Wisdom in a Culture of Speed

In many cultures growing old brings with it a certain amount of respect and a sense that cumulative experience bears within it wisdom. Modern culture is oriented towards the young and the future. Our conversation will explore the place of the elderly, or lack of it, in today’s society and the implications both for those who are older and for the young.

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Philosophers Cafe - In the Shadow of Totalitarianism - a Journey to Romania and Turkey

Recently David was invited to Romania to engage Orthodox Christians, professors and students, clergy and laity, and, to Turkey to engage professors of religion (largely Islam) on issues of pluralism and on his approach to teaching in prisons.

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