I am using this forum to shamelessly plug something I am trying out.
The circle met last week for the first time. The first meeting went well and we agreed to continue to recruit, so here is a notice.
LEARNING CIRCLE: SCHOPENHAUER AND THE HUMAN CONDITION
in the Unlibrary Café
HORNSEY LIBRARY, THURSDAY MORNINGS 11 – 12.00 noon
IF YOU’RE INTERESTED IN JOINING, EMAIL Schopenhauer2011email@example.com
and further information will be sent.
CIRCLE IS FREE but you’ll need to get a copy of SCHOPENHAUER: A VERY SHORT INTRODUCTION by Christopher Janaway, available from the if:bookshop, in the cafe, for £7.99. This book will be used as the basis for discussion in the circle.(David Barry who is the facilitator of this circle, first studied Schopenhauer at Trinity College, Dublin. He later taught Organisational Psychology at Birkbeck College, London, and Management for the Open Business School. Recently he has begun to suspect, that Schopenhauer in his discussion of the human condition, was on to something…)