October 11, 2016
Scott Stephens, ABC (Brisbane)

Speakers Forum: “The Duty to Disagree: Recovering the Art of Moral Disagreement” – Scott Stephens, ABC (Brisbane)


You are cordially invited to the fourth Speakers Forum for 2016 hosted by the Dawson Society for Philosophy and Culture. The evening will feature the presentation of a paper entitled “The Duty to Disagree: Recovering the Art of Moral Disagreement” presented by Scott Stephens, editor of the ABC Religion & Ethics blog, and co-host of the Radio National show ‘The Minefield’ with Waleed Aly. The Dawson Society will be flying Mr Stephens out from Brisbane for this event. We hope to see you there.

Scott Stephens is Editor of the ABC’s Religion and Ethics website, and specialist commentator on religion and ethics for ABC radio and television. He is also co-host (with Waleed Aly) of The Minefield on RN. He presented two series of the critically acclaimed “Life’s Big Questions” program on ABC1, and has guest presented Conversations with Richard Fidler on ABC local radio. He has published widely on moral philosophy, theology and political theory, and is currently writing a book on whether public ethics can survive in a media age.

Time: Arrive at 6:30pm, dinner will be at 7:00 followed by presentation of paper and discussion

Cost: $30 (+ booking fee) online at https://www.trybooking.com/NBME
or $35 on the door. Limited seating/dinner spaces available.

Contact Details:
Tom Gourlay thomas@dawsonsociety.com.au 0434 402 884