Charles Taylor Lecture: Secularity: A Contested Concept

Discussant: Craig Calhoun (LSE, Berggruen Institute)
Thursday, Nov 3, 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Conference Room 11360

In two lectures at UCLA, Charles Taylor ;will discuss his most recent book, The Language Animal: The Full Shape of the Human Linguistic Capacity (Harvard University Press, 2016), as well as his ongoing inquiries into the history and nature of secularism.

Charles Taylor is emeritus professor of Philosophy at McGill University and author of more than a dozen books including Sources of the Self (1992) and A Secular Age (2007). Taylor was recently named as the first recipient& of the Berggruen Prize by the Los Angeles-based Berggruen Institute.

For questions, contact Kevan Harris.