St Andrews Gifford Lectures

The 2019 St Andrews Gifford Lectures

Mark Johnston
Henry Putnam University Professor
Director of Cognitive Science
Princeton University

We are delighted to welcome Prof Mark Johnston of Princeton University to give the 2019 St Andrews Gifford Lectures. Lectures take place from 5.15 pm – 6.45 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays, starting on Tuesday the 17th September and finishing on Tuesday, October 1st. The first lecture will be held in Parliament Hall and the subsequent will be held in the Senate Room. Titles below. All welcome.

Lecture 1: Why Reject Reductive Naturalism?
Tuesday September 17th 2019, Parliament Hall.

Lecture 2: Is Hope for Another Life Rational?
Thursday September 19th 2019

Lecture 3: Why Did the One Not Remain Within Itself?
Tuesday September 24th 2019

Lecture 4: “Ameliorism”: Is Reality Unimprovable?
Thursday September 26th 2019

Lecture 5: How Did Evil Come Into the World?
Tuesday October 1st 2019