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2017/02/25: Jordan Peterson: Postmodernism: How and why it must be fought

2017/02/25: Jordan Peterson: Postmodernism: How and why it must be fought

This is a clip from a 2017 Manning Centre Conference (February 23-25 in Ottawa), where I spoke along with Professor Gad Saad and John Carpay, President of the Justice Center for Constitutional Freedoms about the political turmoil on university campuses and in broader society, and the role of postmodern theory in producing that turmoil. The full clip is here: I’m indebted to the YouTube channel Philosophy Insights for cutting this… Read Article →

Shakespeare's Stages

Shakespeare's Stages

Actor Michael Pennington discusses the direct effect on Shakespeare’s writing on the theatres he wrote for, so different from ours. A lecture by Michael Pennington, Actor and Founder of the English Shakespeare Company 6 November 2018 Leading actor and Shakespeare scholar Michael Pennington discusses the direct effect on the dramatist’s writing of the theatres he wrote for, so different from ours. From cinematic intimacy to heroic spaciousness, his plays reflect… Read Article →

Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus | Feeling & Passion of the Absurd | Philosophy Core Concepts

Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus | Feeling & Passion of the Absurd | Philosophy Core Concepts

Get Camus’ Myth of Sisyphus – Support my work here – Philosophy tutorials – This is a video in my new Core Concepts series — designed to provide students and lifelong learners a brief discussion focused on one main concept from a classic philosophical text and thinker. This Core Concept video focuses on Albert Camus’ early work, The Myth of Sisyphus, and specifically on his discussion of what he terms… Read Article →

Why You Need to Read Dostoyevsky - Prof. Jordan Peterson

Why You Need to Read Dostoyevsky – Prof. Jordan Peterson

Psychology professor Jordan B. Peterson highly recommends the works of Russian writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1821 – 1881) and discusses the classic novel “Crime and Punishment”. This clip is only a small excerpt of Jordan Peterson’s lecture “2017 Personality 04 05 Heroic and Shamanic Initiations” held at the University of Toronto. You can watch it entirely here: If you – by chance – would like to get started with Dostoyevsky, here… Read Article →

Nobel Lecture by Harold Pinter

Nobel Lecture by Harold Pinter

What every American need to see three times a year! This is a brilliant speech by Harold Pinter! Harold Pinter’s Nobel Lecture was pre-recorded, and shown on video on 7 December 2005, in Börssalen at the Swedish Academy in Stockholm. you I'm very sorry that I can't be in Stockholm in 1958 I wrote the following there are no heart distinctions between what is real and what is unreal nor… Read Article →

Colm Tóibín: House of Names

Colm Tóibín: House of Names

May 20, 2017 The Getty Villa, Malibu, California Love Art? Hit Subscribe! ( Best-selling author Colm Tóibín reads from his book “House of Names,” a powerful retelling of the myth of Clytemnestra, and explores the influence of Greek culture and literature on Irish writers Oscar Wilde, W.B. Yeats, and James Joyce, as well as on his own work. Find out what’s on now at the Getty: #gettytalks Kalume Tobin is… Read Article →

60 Second Seminar: The Ideology of ‘Work’

60 Second Seminar: The Ideology of ‘Work’

From Victorian authors to the technological changes today, Professor Christopher Land explains the historical roots of the ideology of work, and how these have changed over time. Find out more at aru.ac.uk the Victorian author and wit Oscar Wilde once joked that work was the curse of the drinking classes he was of course inverting the dominant Puritan ethic that believed work was a moral good this itself stood in… Read Article →

An interview with famous Punjabi Novelist Jaswant Singh Kanwal Part 1

An interview with famous Punjabi Novelist Jaswant Singh Kanwal Part 1

Punjabi novelist Jaswant Singh Kanwal told his life story. How he went to Malaysia and how he came back. How he joined SGPC, how was the partition of Punjab(India). How he started writing his novels and how he met Dr. Jaswant Kaur Gill. He has deep knowledge of Indian literature, history, and politics. Meri Parvaaz With Jaswant Singh Kanwal Part 1 Host:- Mintu Brar (Kangroonama) Directed & Edited By: –… Read Article →

PHILOSOPHY - Albert Camus

PHILOSOPHY – Albert Camus

The only real question of philosophy is whether or not we should commit suicide, said Albert Camus. His thought was constantly rich and provocative (and he dressed unusually well). If you like our films, take a look at our shop (we ship worldwide): FURTHER READING “Albert Camus was an extremely handsome mid-20th century French-Algerian philosopher and writer, whose claim to our attention is based on three novels, The Outsider (1942),… Read Article →

Questioning the European Intellectual Elite

Questioning the European Intellectual Elite

There is a general sentiment that the European elite has failed the EU. European citizens seem to increasingly lose confidence in the EU, the division between the elite and the working class can no longer be ignored. A new generation of intellectuals must decide what role and responsibilities they want to take on. Should they try to restore the faith in Europe, like their predecessors tried to legitimate this supranational… Read Article →

Est-ce que tu as ce livre ? (Do You Have That Book? Challenge)

Est-ce que tu as ce livre ? (Do You Have That Book? Challenge)

Pour plus d’informations : N’hésitez pas à activer la petite cloche 🔔 ci-dessus pour ne rater aucune nouvelle publication. bookswithemilyfox : original tag : The Challenges 1. Do you have a book with deckled edges? 2. DO you have a book with 3 or more people on the cover? 3. Do you have a book based on another fictional story? 4. Do you have a book with a title 10… Read Article →

A Tale of Two Playwrights: Writing Across Culture and Gender

A Tale of Two Playwrights: Writing Across Culture and Gender

Arts and Humanities Colloquium, Vancouver Island University, March 2018 [Música] [Música] sí [Música] [Aplausos] el olvidado a día [Música] [Música] [Música] [Música] [Música] y y bueno y [Aplausos] [Música] [Música] [Música] verdad [Música] [Aplausos] [Música] d por lugares a [Música] él [Música] en acción sí i i [Música] en el exterior y firme hola para los hombres [Música] no [Música] entonces qué [Música] 9 yo [Música] sí [Música] [Música] cyrus… Read Article →

Akhter Abbas Speaks About Mumtaz Mufti, Famous Short story Writer

Akhter Abbas Speaks About Mumtaz Mufti, Famous Short story Writer

Known Pakistani trainer writer & Career coach Akhter Abbas. chief Inspiring Officer High Potential Ideas Akhter Abbas Speaks About the Soft & Tender Moments of his Life With Paigham TV.(Part-5) He is author of 29 life changing books. He was honored best writer award of Pakistan known as UBL literary excellence award. His bestselling books have already been sold out 265000 Copies. He considers it a blessing of his kind… Read Article →

Financial Management - Lecture 01

Financial Management – Lecture 01

finance, financial management, Brigham, CFO, financial decision, corporate finance, business finance, financial economics, financial markets, financial institutions, financial institutions, financial instruments, securities, financial assets, financial system, money markets, capital markets, money-market instruments, capital-market instruments, banking, investments, portfolio management, portfolio theory, security analysis, behavioral finance, personal finance, public finance, proprietorship, partnership, corporation, retained earnings, dividends, profit maximization, wealth, shareholder wealth, market price, share price, value, fundamental value, intrinsic value, true value,… Read Article →

What's Education For?

What's Education For?

The greatest problem of the modern education system is that it doesn’t focus on systematically preparing students for many aspects of the real challenge out there: Life itself. SUBSCRIBE to our channel for new films every week: If you like our films take a look at our shop (we ship worldwide): Brought to you by Produced in collaboration with #TheSchoolOfLife يتفق الجميع على أن التعليم هام جدا الشيء الذي لسنا… Read Article →

Greek Theatre: Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripedes Part I: Introduction

Greek Theatre: Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripedes Part I: Introduction

Greek Theatre Part I: Introduction Concerns the basics of the City Dionysia, what Greek theatre was like, and a quick rundown of the 3 main tragic playwrights. Athens in the 5th century BC a heyday of art philosophy theater and democracy the like of which had never been seen before or since this was the Greek Classical Age which began sometime after the establishment of democracy in Athens and 510… Read Article →

2017 Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate: De-Extinction

2017 Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate: De-Extinction

Neil deGrasse Tyson and panelists discuss de-extinction in the 2017 Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate at the American Museum of Natural History. Biologists today have the knowledge, the tools, and the ability to influence the evolution of life on Earth. Do we have an obligation to bring back species that human activities may have rendered extinct? Does the technology exist to do so? Join Tyson and the panel for a lively… Read Article →