Philosophy & History

 

A.C Grayling - The Age of Genius

Noted historian, philosopher and academic, Professor A. C Grayling claims that the 17th c was the greatest ever change in the mental outlook of humanity. Here he offers a small illustration of how the rise of occultism led to scientific methods that had far reaching effects.

 

 

David Lovejoy - HERESY

david lovejoy David's book is a wonderful combination of fiction and philosophy. In this extract , his character  Arwel, is lost in the desert .

 

 

Hugh Mackay -BEYOND BELIEF

Hugh Mackay -Beyond Belief002 Hugh Mackay believes even if we don't define ourselves as religious we are all on this spiritual quest called 'life' – and we must find ways to relate to each other ethically and compassionately.

Recorded at Sydney Writers Festival 2016

authors in their own words