Western Canon Book Club: Shakespeare’s inadequate kings: Prospero, Hamlet, Richard III.

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Writer Henry Oliver joins the Western Canon Book Club series for a salon about three unusual Shakespearean kings. What do Hamlet, Prospero, and Richard III have in common? They are all inadequate rulers. Prospero abandoned his dukedom for his library, Richard III is a criminal tyrant, and Hamlet is impolitic. Taken from three different stages…

$20.00

Write Your First Romantic Comedy And Unfreeze Your Love Life

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Welcome to the first episode of "The Quantum Quill: A Summer Series of New Writing Workshops to spice up your Mondays and maybe even your life." In this session, "Write Your First Romantic Comedy And Unfreeze Your Love Life," hosted by Christopher Hogg, you’ll dive into the art of writing romantic comedies. Discover how the…

$15.00

Free Agents: A Conversation on Free Will with Kevin J. Mitchell

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As science discovers more and more about the universe and human beings, many conclude that free will is an illusion. In 'Free Agents', leading neuroscientist Kevin Mitchell argues that there is a wealth of evidence to the contrary and presents an evolutionary case for the existence of free will. Join us and discuss the free…

$20.00

Offline Salon in NYC: Lessons in Soulcraft from Scouting and Twelve-Step

New York NY

Offline Salon in NYC. In the latest installment of the Braver Angles x Interintellect Series on the Philosophy of Depolarization, join special guest Luke Nathan Phillips of Braver Angels to explore two models of depolarization via what we're calling soulcraft -- and to see what these longstanding programs might teach us about how to live…

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Washington D.C. June Social

Washington DC

Join Charmaine D'Souza and others from our Interintellect community in Washington DC. Feel free to bring along a friend or two! The location for this event will be shared via email with those who RSVP’d. (This is part of a summer series of weekend socials that bring the ii community together more often. If you…

Free

New York IRL: Expansive Conversations – New York State of Mind

New York NY

Join writer and meditation teacher, Grace Bialecki, for the next episode of a new New York City IRL series, 'Expansive Conversations,' where we'll discuss poetry, authenticity, and self-actualization. How does the city we live in shape us a people and artists? We'll read poems about one writer's arrival to the New York City of the…

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What Are Children For? Anastasia Berg and Rachel Wiseman in Conversation with Tara Isabella Burton

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Join authors of What Are Children For?  (and editors at The Point) Anastasia Berg and Rachel Wiseman and novelist/theologian Tara Isabella Burton for a conversation about parenthood, purpose, and the possibility of embracing a human future. What does the future of parenthood look like – and how do we make sense of its sacrifices in the modern world? …

$25.00