Q & A with Kwame Anthony Appiah

March 7, 2008 at 4:08 pm Leave a comment

appiah.jpgWe were honored to have philosopher Kwame Anthony Appiah speak at our store this week about his new book, Experiments in Ethics. We didn’t have a lot of time to chat with him after the event, but he took a few moments to tell us what he has been reading lately:

I am currently re-reading God’s Crucible: Islam and the Making of Europe, 570-1215. Recently I have also enjoyed Hobbes and Republican Liberty (February 2008, Cambridge University Press), and also The Rest is Noise. As far as forthcoming titles that I’m looking forward to reading — whatever Amartya Sen publishes next, whatever it is!

Advertisements

Entry filed under: Events, Q & A.

Sales Tax Fairness Spring Event Photos

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Welcome!

Book Culture is an independent community bookstore with two locations in the Morningside Heights neighborhood of New York City on 112th street and 114th street and Broadway. Visit us online at www.bookculture.com

People Like Us!

"The Upper West Side's literary standard"
- Gothamist

"Simply beautiful."
- Not For Tourists

Book Culture

Categories

indiebound

%d bloggers like this: