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April 2015
£0.00 - £3.00

Conway Hall Ethical Society presents:

William Lane Craig’s Eight Reasons for God – Refuted

Sunday 19th April @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Conway Hall,
25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL United Kingdom
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In 2014, the American Christian apologist W.L. Craig set out his eight reasons for belief in God in the bi-monthly magazine Philosophy Now, issue 99. In this talk, the validity of these eight reasons will be critically examined by atheist Norman Bacrac. Also assessed will be the morality of a God who seems to require us to have the logically impossible faculty of libertarianfree will.

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£10 - £12

New Statesman presents:

How to Solve a Problem Like the Rich?

Tuesday 21st April @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Conway Hall,
25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL United Kingdom

Join the New Statesman for a lively debate.

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Free

The Central London Humanist Group presents:

Do Humanists need to be more Outspoken on Islam and Sharia?

Wednesday 22nd April @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Conway Hall,
25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL United Kingdom
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Charlie Klendjian is a commercial lawyer and the Secretary of the Lawyers’ Secular Society. The LSS is a group of lawyers, law students and legal professionals, both religious and non-religious, which campaigns for state neutrality towards religion and equality before the law for people of all faiths and none.

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Action for Happiness presents:

Beyond Happiness – with Anthony Seldon

Wednesday 22nd April @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Conway Hall,
25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL United Kingdom
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Join us for an inspiring evening with Anthony Seldon as he shares practical ideas for living a more joyful and fulfilling life.

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£4.00 - £7.00

The Adlerian Society UK presents:

All The World’s a Stage

Thursday 23rd April @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Conway Hall,
25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL United Kingdom
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In David Herbert’s presentation, psychology looks at a Shakespearean character’s view of the world, seen through seven stages, from mewling infant to second childhood, with all the testing stages in-between.

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£0.00 - £3.00

Conway Hall Ethical Society presents:

All change: Religion & Belief in Britain

Sunday 26th April @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Conway Hall,
25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL United Kingdom
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The country is going through a massive change in its religion and belief landscape. Yes, there has been an overall decline in religiosity, but that masks important changes in the mix among the religious, as well as complexity among the non-religious. Does it help to think about three dimensions – belief, behaviour and belonging – rather than simply “religion and belief”? Jeremy looks at the evidence from polling and other sources, and highlights the dangers of generalisations. How can thinking people respond to this dynamic environment?

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May 2015
£5

Political philosophy Meetup presents:

Can the Welfare State Survive?

Wednesday 6th May @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Conway Hall,
25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL United Kingdom
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Cambridge Professor discusses the uncertain future of the Welfare State

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The Boring Conference presents:

A Boring Conference

Saturday 9th May @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Conway Hall,
25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL United Kingdom
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The Boring Conference is a one-day celebration of the mundane, the ordinary, the obvious and the overlooked – subjects often considered trivial and pointless, but when examined more closely reveal themselves to be deeply fascinating. It was created in response to the cancellation of the 2010 Interesting Conference. It seemed like the obvious thing to do. Ticket details will be announced in due course.

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£0.00 - £3.00

Conway Hall Ethical Society presents:

What are Professional Ethics?

Sunday 10th May @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Conway Hall,
25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL United Kingdom
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At a time when British senior politicians have recently had to step down after being exposed by undercover journalists, and a group of former teachers and school administrators in Atlanta, Georgia have been jailed for up to seven years for their involvement in a test cheating scandal, is this not a timely moment to ask the question “What are Professional Ethics”?

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£20.00

Conway Hall Ethical Society presents:

Christopher McDougall presents his Natural Born Heroes: UK Book Launch

Thursday 14th May @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Conway Hall,
25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL United Kingdom
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Internationally bestselling author Christopher McDougall hosts the London launch for his new book Natural Born Heroes.

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