DATE & TIME
Thursday 2nd May 2019
7.00 pm: Welcome drinks
7.30 pm to 9.00 pm: Talk + Q&A
9.00 pm: Signing session
17 Queensbery Place
London SW7 2DT
In partnership with l’Institut francais
In partnership with Librairie La Page
Should you wish to buy the following book:
Sagesse et folie du monde qui vient click here
Luc Ferry is a French philosopher and writer. He received an Agrégation de philosophie (1975), a Doctorat d’Etat en science politique (1981), and an Agrégation de science politique (1982). He served as the Minister of Education and Research and during his tenure, he was the minister in charge of the implementation of the French law on secularity and conspicuous religious symbols in schools. He is a notable proponent of secular humanism.
He is the author of the national bestseller A Brief History of Thought.
He has been awarded the Prix Médicis, Prix Jean-Jacques-Rousseau, and Prix Aujourd’hui, in addition to being an officer of the French Legion of Honor and a knight of the Order of Arts and Letters.