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Philosophy for Lunch

October 27, 2016, 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Location Schmitt Hall - 242
More Information InCollege of Humanities and Social Sciences
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October 27 - Is the Self a Fabrication?

Some philosophers believe that this is Nietzsche's position. He does seem to say as much in certain texts: "There is no 'being' behind doing...'the doer' is merely a fiction added to the deed—the deed is everything."  We'll read and discuss passages from Nietzsche's texts to attempt to clarify his claim and uncover his reasoning.

Thursdays - 11:45–12:45 PM

Schmitt Hall, room 242 (the new Philosophy department seminar room)

What is P4L?
Students and professors close-read and discuss a few of the greatest passages in the history of philosophy.

Who's invited?
No preparation or previous knowledge of philosophy is needed. Everyone is welcome!

Should I bring anything?
Bring a beverage, and if you're hungry, bring your actual lunch.

Brought to you by the Department of Philosophy at Montclair State University