|Prof. Akeel Bilgrami delivers the Third Endowment Lecture of Prajñā Foundation.
|Alienation has been the object of deep and extensive analysis by a wide range of thinkers from Rousseau through Marx to Sartre. Almost all who have written of it have considered it to be a malaise that afflicts modernity.|
|Prof Akeel Bilgrami got a B.A in English Literature from Elphinstone College,Bombay University and went to Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar, where he readPhilosophy, Politics, and Economics. He has a Ph.D in Philosophy from theUniversity of Chicago. He has held the Johnsonian Professorship of Philosophyand holds the Sidney Morgenbesser Chair of Philosophy at Columbia University,where he is also a Professor on the Committee on Global Thought.
|Co-hosted by The Department of English and Centre for Research, Sacred Heart College.|