Jasper Elgood Philosophy Talk: Mysticism and Class part 2

Mysticism and Class part 2: the politics of the contemplative life

This is an additional talk, added to the programme after the initial talk on Mysticism and Class because Jasper felt he had more to talk about on the subject. So this talk follows on from the talk on 13 July.  The recording of that talk is available below:

1 hour 22 mins. The first 7 seconds are silent. Please click on play button on left of the bar above.

Jasper Elgood Philosophy Talk: Environmental Ethics

This talk – Environmental Ethics: I’ll fault s’abêtir

Jasper Elgood has given philosophical talks at the gallery for a few years now in July. This year there will be four talks. The topics are ‘Mysticism and Class‘ on 13th July, ‘Continuity‘ on 20th July and ‘Environmental Ethics‘ on 27th July, ‘Mysticism and Class part 2‘ on 3rd August. The talks start at 7:30pm. All welcome. No charge.

For a taste of previous talks, there are some recordings from 2015 in this post.

The area of philosophy that Jasper will be talking about on 27th July is sometimes called Environmental Philosophy, Ecolosophy or Environmental Ethics. An interesting article on this subject “Three Challenges for Environmental Philosophy”, Jim Moran, Philosophy Now (2012) https://philosophynow.org/issues/88/Three_Challenges_For_Environmental_Philosophy

Jasper Elgood Philosophy Talk: Continuity

Jasper Elgood has given philosophical talks at the gallery for a few years now in July. This year there will be three talks. The topics are ‘Mysticism and Class‘ on 13th July, ‘Continuity‘ on 20th July and ‘Environmental Ethics‘ on 27th July. The talks start at 7:30pm. All welcome. No charge.

For a taste of previous talks, there are some recordings from 2015 in this post.

If you wonder what the purpose of philosophy is, here is a video:

Recordings of Jasper Elgood Philosophy Talks Summer 2017

The recordings of the talks by Jasper Elgood will be added to this post as they become available.

Please note, a fourth talk has been added to the programme to be given on Thursday 3rd August.

Mysticism and Class 13 July 2017

1 hour 23 minutes. First 7 seconds blank. Click on play button on the left of the bar..

Continuity 20 July 2017

1 hour 9 minutes. Click on play button on the left of the bar.  The recording below is the end part with audience discussion. The cut point was arbitrary as there is a file size limit on the recorder.

20 minutes. Click on play button on the left of the bar.

Environmental Ethics: I’ll fault s’abêtir 27 July 2017

Because of a technical fault there is unfortunately no recording of this talk.

Mysticism and Class part 2: The politics of the contemplative life 3 August 2017

Not yet available

Jasper Elgood Philosophy Talk: Mysticism & Class

Jasper Elgood has given philosophical talks at the gallery for a few years now in July. This year there will be three talks. The topics are ‘Mysticism and Class‘ on 13th July, ‘Continuity‘ on 20th July and ‘Environmental Ethics‘ on 27th July. The talks start at 7:30pm. All welcome. No charge.

For a taste of previous talks, there are some recordings from 2015 in this post.

If you wonder what the purpose of philosophy is, here is a video:

A Return of Jasper Elgood’s Philosophy Talks Thursdays in July

Update 23/7/17: A fourth talk has been added to the programme on 3rd August

Jasper Elgood has given philosophical talks at the gallery for a few years now in July. This year there will be three four talks. The topics are ‘Mysticism and Class‘ on 13th July, ‘Continuity‘ on 20th July and ‘Environmental Ethics: I’ll fault s’abêtir‘ on 27th July and ‘Mysticism and Class part 2: The politics of the contemplative life’ on 3 August. The talks start at 7:30pm. All welcome. No charge.

For a taste of previous talks, there are some recordings from 2015 in this post.

The area of philosophy that Jasper will be talking about on 27th July is sometimes called Environmental Philosophy, Ecolosophy or Environmental Ethics. There is an interesting article on this subject here: “Three Challenges for Environmental Philosophy”, Jim Moran, Philosophy Now (2012) https://philosophynow.org/issues/88/Three_Challenges_For_Environmental_Philosophy

If you wonder what the purpose of philosophy is, here is a video:

Talk: What is ‘Why’? – Questioning Questioning

The talk by Jasper Elgood will start at 7:30pm.
For a flavour of previous years’ talks, recordings are available here.

Talk: Walking Meditation – How to Get from A to B Without Leaving A

The talk by Jasper Elgood will start at 7:30pm.
For a flavour of previous years’ talks, recordings are available here.

Talk: Barrack Obama and Donald Trump – The Noble and the Base a Lost Theme in Political Discourse

The talk by Jasper Elgood will start at 7:30pm.
For a flavour of previous years’ talks, recordings are available here.

Philosophy in July from Jasper Elgood

Jasper Elgood

For those interested in philosophy, Jasper Elgood is giving a series of 4 talks in July on Thursday evenings, each starting at 7:30pm. The titles and dates of his talks are:

  • Thurs 7th July: Malice – Invasion of the Narcissists from Hell
  • Thurs 14th July: Barrack Obama and Donald Trump – The Noble and the Base a Lost Theme in Political Discourse
  • Thurs 21st July: Walking Meditation – How to Get from A to B Without Leaving A
  • Thurs 28th July: What is ‘Why’? – Questioning Questioning

For a flavour of previous years’ talks, recordings are available here: http://stjohnshallgallery.barmouthwales.uk/recordings-jasper-elgood-talks/

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