[SydPhil] CAVE Public Lecture: Tim Soutphommasane (Race Discrimination Commissioner), "Moral Psychology and Race, " 9 November, Macquarie

Centre for Agency, Values, and Ethics arts.cave at mq.edu.au
Wed Oct 18 14:24:48 AEDT 2017

Hi all,

You are invited to the annual Macquarie University Research Centre for Agency, Values, and Ethics (CAVE) public lecture. This year, we are pleased to have Dr. Tim Soutphommasane (Australian Race Discrimination Commissioner) as our speaker. He will be talking about moral psychology and race.

Tim Soutphommasane, "Moral Psychology and Race"

Date: Thursday 9 November 2017

Time: 18:00 - 20:00

Venue: Australian Hearing Hub Theatre, 16 University Avenue, Macquarie University

All welcome, but please register as spaces are limited! Register here: Form<https://protect-au.mimecast.com/s/Rv1VB2fl3G9oT4?domain=cvent.com>.

About our speaker:

Dr Tim Soutphommasane has been Race Discrimination Commissioner since August 2013. Prior to joining the Australian Human Rights Commission, Tim was a political philosopher and held posts at The University of Sydney and Monash University. His thinking on multiculturalism, patriotism and national identity has been influential in shaping debates in Australia and Britain.

Tim is the author of four books: I’m Not Racist But … (2015), The Virtuous Citizen (2012), Don't Go Back To Where You Came From (2012), and Reclaiming Patriotism (2009). He was co-editor (with Nick Dyrenfurth) of All That's Left (2010). He has been an opinion columnist with The Age and The Weekend Australian newspapers, and presented the documentary series Mongrel Nation on ABC Radio National (2013). Tim is an adjunct professor at the School of Social Sciences and Psychology, Western Sydney University and chairs the Leadership Council on Cultural Diversity.

Born in France and raised in southwest Sydney, Tim holds a Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Philosophy (with Distinction) from the University of Oxford, and is a first-class honours graduate of The University of Sydney.

All welcome!

Macquarie University Research Centre for Agency, Values and Ethics (CAVE)
Department of Philosophy
Macquarie University
Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
CAVE website: mq.edu.au/cave<http://cave.mq.edu.au>

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