Michael Sandel


Author, What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets

Michael Sandel teaches political philosophy at Harvard. "Perhaps the most prominent college professor in America" (Washington Post), he has been described as "the most relevant living philosopher," a "rock-star moralist," (Newsweek) and "the most famous teacher of philosophy in the world." (New Republic) His new book is What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets. Critics have called it "a brilliant, indispensable book on the relationship between morality and economics," (The Times, London) and "one of the most important exercises in public philosophy in many years." (New Statesman)



Friday, October 12
Edison Talks

Edison Talks

Edison Talks is an invitation-only, daylong gathering of provocative presentations, performances and interactive installations led by globally... read more
Speakers: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Michael Sandel, Shaifali Puri, Scott Thomas, Deborah Kenny, Ph.D., Paul Dateh, Jason Silva, Michael Skolnik, AK Pradeep, Steve Stoute, Thomas K. Stat, Clemantine Wamariya, Mike Scotti, Graham Hill, Martin Cooper, Greg Anderson, Elizabeth Joy Roe, Dennis Hong, Giles Duley, Fisher Stevens
Oriental Theatre 24 West Randolph Street

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