((At our wedding reception on Saturday Sally will say thank you to everyone so my job in our shared speech is to be a philosopher… This is a first draft.)) To follow on from Sally, thank you so very much for joining us today to celebrate this moment. We both feel, however, that it would be amiss to not say something of love itself. All of the poetry and other words you heard during the...
Roughing it out: drafting yet another course
I’m in the midst of redesigning a course. The loose title is “Science and Religion: revolutionary shifts” but we’ll see where that goes. Early days with the structure too. At the moment it looks like a mish-mash of eras. Intro Ancient Greece: Sophocles’ Antigone and orders of the world Ancient Greece: Aristotle and the prime-mover Medieval Scholasticism: Augustine and the...