Next talk: 'Descartes & the Origin of Modern Philosophy' by Grant Bartley (Editor, Philosophy Now) 14 February 2017
Descartes is sometimes called 'the father of modern philosophy'. But in what ways is it true? What was the context of this supposed start of modern philosophy, and how have Descartes' concerns influenced the philosophical mainstream and been addressed through the centuries, even down to the present day? Come and find out!