Annual Lecture Series (in-person)
Lunchtime Talks (in-person)
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LTT: N. Rescher
February 1, 2022 @ 12:10 pm - 1:30 pm EST
Nicholas Rescher, Distinguished University Professor of Philosophy, University of Pittsburgh
A Fallen Branch from the Tree of Knowledge: The Failure of Futurology.
ABSTRACT: The talk will examine the futurology bubble of the 1950-1980 era, and considers the reasons for its rise and demise.
Please Note: Non-Pitt individuals who want to attend our in-person talks must send an email in advance to Katie Labuda (firstname.lastname@example.org) requesting Guest Building Access, or you will not be able to enter the Cathedral of Learning.
If you prefer to watch on Zoom, please register in advance here: https://pitt.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_CBgYdkXeT4-vSK_7RsHTJg
- February 1, 2022
12:10 pm - 1:30 pm EST
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- Lunchtime Talks, Lunchtime Talks 2021-22
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4200 Fifth Ave
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