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Professor Peter Singer: Living an Ethical Life

When:
25th May 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
2017-05-25T18:00:00+01:00
2017-05-25T19:30:00+01:00
Where:
Created in 1783 by Royal Charter The Royal Society of Edinburgh
22 George St
Edinburgh EH2 2PQ
UK
Cost:
Free
Professor Peter Singer: Living an Ethical Life @  Created in 1783 by Royal Charter  The Royal Society of Edinburgh | Scotland | United Kingdom

One of the world’s leading moral philosophers, Professor Singer will explore what it means to live ethically in the 21st Century.

Peter Singer first became well known internationally after the publication of Animal Liberation in 1975. Since then, he has written, co-authored, edited or co-edited more than 40 books. In 2005, Time Magazine named Professor Singer one of the 100 most influential people in the world, and in 2012, he was made a Companion of the Order of Australia, the nation’s highest civic honour.

Organised in partnership with the Royal Institute of Philosophy.

Open to all and free to attend – registration required.


Speaker

Peter Singer, Ira W DeCamp Professor of Bioethics, University Center for Human Values, Princeton University, US; Laureate Professor at the University of Melbourne, Australia.