History of Chinese Philosophy- Professor Michael Puett

Today at Harvard, one course has unexpectedly become the most popular on campus: Michael Puett’s History of Chinese Philosophy. What is it about his lectures that has captured the attention of the world’s brightest young minds?

In The Path, Puett and journalist Christine Gross-Loh explore some of the most influential ideas in human history – though they will be new to many Western readers – from the texts of Confucius, Mencius, Laozi, Zhuangzi and Xunzi, and a collection of verses known as The Inward Training.

Date: April 25th, 2016
Time: 6:45pm
Location: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL



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Michael Puett is the Walter C. Klein Professor of Chinese History in the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University. His interests are focused on the inter-relations between anthropology, history, religion, and philosophy. His course in Chinese Philosophy has been so successful that his classes have been moved to the largest, 1000-seat lecture hall available at Harvard.