What can the tools of philosophy offer the European political mindscape in the current context? This panel will draw on the expertise of European philosophers, both specialists of political philosophy and experts in other areas of study, in order to improve the debate on concepts underlying EU citizenship and the European public sphere.
Speakers include Dr Simon Glendinning (Reader in European Philosophy and director of the Forum for European Philosophy), Vernon Bogdanor (Research Professor at the Institute of Contemporary History, King’s College London), Marie Gaille ((philosopher and researcher at SPHERE, CNRS-Université Paris Diderot) and Lea Ypi (Lecturer in Political Theory in the Government Department, London School of Economics).
Chaired by Rana Mitter, Professor of the History & Politics of Modern China at Oxford, and a regular presenter of Night Waves.
In partnership with BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking, the European Commission Representation in the UK and La Vie des Idées