These are exceptional times. But the dangers of solitude are a very old theme. Barbara Taylor and David Vincent reflect on the fine historical line between loneliness and solitude in light of Covid-19.
Solitude is both timeless and historical, a human universal that is understood and experienced differently over time. These seminar meetings examine the changing contours of solitude from antiquity to the present.
Philosophical Solitude Where: ArtsTwo Lecture Theatre, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, E1 4NS London. View map here.