Conference

or What Will Rule the World? -

Sunday 10 November
9.30 – 16.00
National Opera & Ballet, Amsterdam

The Ring

Video

Will China's rise be peaceful?

Video

Do people love war?

Video

Should humanity be transcended?

Video

Wagner's critique of capitalism

Speakers

Ignatieff_-Robert-Goddyn

Canada, 1947

Michael Ignatieff

politician, intellectual and moral philosopher

Portugal, 1956

José Manuel Barroso

former president European Commission

United States, 1952

Mitchell Cohen

author The Politics of Opera

United Kingdom, 1971

Peter Frankopan

author The Silk Roads

China, 1968

Eric Li

venture capitalist and critic of liberalism

United States, 1946

Michael Mullen

US admiral and former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Afghanistan, 1957

Sima Samar

human rights advocate

Austria, 1975

Alexander Schimmelbusch

journalist and writer

Lebanon, 1957

Pierre Audi

former director of the Dutch Opera

France, 1976

Lila Azam Zanganeh

author A Tale for Lovers and Other Madmen
Karol_Berger

Poland, 1947

Karol Berger

author Beyond Reason: Wagner contra Nietzsche

United States, 1960

Deborah Voigt

world-famous soprano
wieseltier

United States, 1952

Leon Wieseltier

Jewish-American public intellectual and author Kaddish

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