Invitation to parents to attend Philosophy Festival

We are delighted to be able to give you more information on the Philosophy Festival, to be held at Bedales on Saturday 13 September 2014, 10.30am-2.45pm. We are extremely excited to have speakers ranging from Laura Bates and Jeremy Paxman to Emma Bridgewater and Baroness Kishwer Falkner, with subjects ranging from cancer medicines and education to theatre and Everyday Sexism. There are 4 x 45 minute events throughout the day, including a light lunch. Please click here for more details on each of the events and how to book. I dreamed up ‘Philosophy of…’ so that anyone can hear and enjoy inspirational speakers discussing what they love, from a philosophical perspective. I wanted to go to a festival like this and I hope you all would love to join me in exploring the Philosophy of…

By  Oscar Braun-White, 6.1

Philosophy of

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Bedales School is one of the UK’s top independent private co-education boarding schools. Bedales comprises three schools situated in Steep, near Petersfield, Hampshire: Dunannie (ages 3–8), Dunhurst (ages 8–13) and Bedales itself (ages 13–18). Established in 1893 Bedales School puts emphasis on the Arts, Sciences, voluntary service, pastoral care, and listening to students’ views. Bedales is acclaimed for its drama, theatre, art and music. The Headmaster is Keith Budge.

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