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Dialogue: Singer and Krauss

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Ticket Info: 
VIP: $45
General: $18
Students: Free *
Date: 
Friday, October 16, 2015 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Participants: 
Peter Singer, Lawrence Krauss

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Join world renowned moral philosopher Peter Singer and Lawrence Krauss for an intimate evening of conversation at the Origins Project Dialogue. From animal liberation to dying with dignity, food, global poverty and effective altruism, this will be a candid and unscripted conversation on ethics for the 21st century.

Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics at the University Center for Human Values, Princeton University, Peter Singer specializes in applied ethics for humans and animals. He serves on a number of advisory boards and has received numerous awards for his work, including receiving the Australian Humanist of the Year by the Council of Australian Humanist Societies and being inducted into the United States Animal Rights Hall of Fame. You can find more information about his publications at http://www.princeton.edu/~psinger/.

Lawrence Krauss is an author, professor, physicist, public intellectual and Director of the Origins Project at Arizona State University. He has received numerous awards and recognition for his work, including being named Humanist of the Year in 2015 by the American Humanist Association. He is called upon to share his views worldwide on many diverse topics and is a sought after speaker for events ranging from the World Economic Forum to the Larry King Show.

* Students, to reserve your free tickets, please e-mail or call the Scottsdale Center for the Arts box office here: http://www.scottsdaleperformingarts.org/contact/. You will need to identify yourself as an ASU student (one ticket per student). Students who want to sit together should reserve tickets at the same time under the same reservation. You will need your student ID when you go to the box office to pick up your ticket. Any tickets not collected by 6:15 pm on October 16, 2015 will be released to the public.