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In our program of Special Events, thinkers from around the world visit The School of Life to share their wisdom for living wisely and well. Leading psychologists, economists, historians, philosophers and artists join us to offer provocation, inspiration and consolation on the great themes of life.

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    Peter Singer On What Really Matters

    Peter Singer On What Really Matters

    Fri 28 Jul| Peter Singer guides us through the practical implications of some of the most enduring personal and ethical challenges we face in our lives today.

  • Tour

    The Red Centre: On Humility & Perspective

    The Red Centre: On Humility & Perspective

    10 - 15 Sep | A unique travel experience to nurture, console and provide guidance on the art of living well, set in Australia's Red Centre.

  • Intensive

    Winter EQ Intensive 2017

    Winter EQ Intensive 2017

    Mon 10 - Fri 14 Jul | Join us for a week long journey designed to help direct your thinking on the most important aspects of modern life.

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    Krista Tippett On Conscience

    Krista Tippett On Conscience

    Thu 17 Aug | Krista Tippett, journalist and creative force behind On Being, explores how we can live connected, conscious and perhaps even spiritual lives.

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    Jamila Rizvi On Confidence

    Jamila Rizvi On Confidence

    Tue 8 Aug | Jamila Rizvi helps us to value our professional contribution rather than dismissing it as ‘luck’ and shares strategies for women to build confidence in their work lives.

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    AC Grayling On Democracy's Crisis

    AC Grayling On Democracy's Crisis

    Wed 13 Sep | Internationally renowned philosopher AC Grayling examines the failure of the best political system we have: democracy.

  • Special Event

    Cordelia Fine On Unlearning Gender

    Cordelia Fine On Unlearning Gender

    Tue 29 Aug | Psychologist Cordelia Fine and comedian Meshel Laurie help us to unlearn a very powerful gender myth: Testosterone Rex.

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    Tony Jones On Fear & Power

    Tony Jones On Fear & Power

    Tue 1 Aug | Join one of Australia’s most respected journalists Tony Jones as he explores fear and power in public debate. And why it matters to us.

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