Conference

Part I. Love and Death -

4 February 2001
9.30 – 20.00
Tilburg University

The Quest for Life

Speakers

Lebanon, 1957

Pierre Audi

former director of the Dutch Opera
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Uruquay, 1958

Moshe Halbertal

professor of Jewish thought
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Poland, 1945

Eva Hoffman

writer and professor of creative writing
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United Kingdom, 1943

Robin Holloway

neo-romantic composer
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Canada, 1947

Michael Ignatieff

politician, intellectual and moral philosopher
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United States, 1952

Paul W. Kahn

professor of law and humanities at Yale

United Kingdom, 1951

Nicholas Kenyon

music expert
Bryan_Magee

United Kingdom, 1930 - 2019

Bryan Magee

philosopher, politician and broadcaster
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Argentina, 1948

Alberto Manguel

writer and bibliophile
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South Africa, 1935

Albie Sachs

anti-apartheid activist, lawyer and judge
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United Kingdom, 1944 - 2020

Roger Scruton

conservative philosopher and art expert
Tolstaya

Russia, 1951

Tatyana Tolstaya

writer from the Tolstoy family
Mario-Vargas-Llosa

Peru, 1936

Mario Vargas Llosa

winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature
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The Netherlands, 1950

Heikelien Verrijn Stuart

journalist, law scholar, writer

United Kingdom, 1955

Simon Rattle

conductor

Germany, 1944

Bernhard Schlink

writer and law professor
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Jordan, 1966

Ghazi bin Muhammad

prince and Professor of Philosophy
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United States, 1952

Leon Wieseltier

Jewish-American public intellectual and author Kaddish