Brooklyn Public Philosophy

Premiere DateJul 15, 2015
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
01:03 The Daily Beat pt. 1 Brooklyn Public Philosophy
04:48 The Daily Beat pt. 2 Bridging Academia with the public
08:20 The Daily Beat pt. 3 Philosophical tools
10:47 The Daily Beat Outro
10:59 Peaches by Creeping Pink
15:24 Finish

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Today on the Daily Beat, Wednesday July 15, 2015: We speak with Ian Olasov, the founder of Brooklyn Public Philosophy. Olasov, who is also a philosophy student and professor in the CUNY system, created BPP to initiate a more open conversation on philosophy and philosophical debate in Brooklyn. Often championing fellow philosophy professors at CUNY to give lectures, the series looks to bridge academia with the public.


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