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Fridays@One 50th Anniversary Series - James Miller: Is the Examined Life Worth Living?
Miller is a member of the Politics faculty and the Committee on Liberal Studies
at The New School for Social Research. His most recent book, Examined Lives: From Socrates to
is the basis for his talk "Is the Examined Life
Worth Living?" Professor Miller received his PhD in the History of
Ideas from Brandeis University; his recent research is devoted to the history
of philosophy and the relationship of modern democracy to dissenting mass
movements. In his youth, he was a music critic for Rolling Stone
(in the 1960s and 1970s) and Newsweek (in the 1980s).
Wollman Hall, Eugene Lang Building, 65 West 11th Street, 5th floor (enter at 66 West 12th Street)
Free; seating is limited; reservations required by calling or emailing