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Presentation to the Dallas Philosophers Forum (not affiliated with NTOS)
The Dallas Philosophers Forum is a lecture series and discussion group which meets in the Dallas, Texas metroplex. The Dallas Philosophers Forum is dedicated to bringing philosophy, ideas, and intellectual discussion to an interested and educated audience in the DFW area.
Objectivism: The Philosophy of Ayn Rand
Presentation by Karl Meisenbach, BA in Philosophy, Trinity University (Assistant Organizer for NTOS)
"A Philosophy for living on Earth" is how Ayn Rand defined Objectivism. This lecture will cover the fundamentals of the Objectivist philosophy - Metaphysics: Objective Reality. Epistemology: Reason. Ethics: Self-interest. Politics: Capitalism. Also discussed will be the Objectivist Virtues (Rationality, Honesty, Integrity, Productivity, Independence, Pride, and Justice) and their application to living a better life on Earth.
Please be there promptly at 6:30 for dinner and socializing. The presentation starts at 7:30 and finishes at about 8:30 (40 min talk and 20 min Q&A). People usually hang around in discussion for another 30 minutes or so.
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