Philosophy at San Quentin Prison, Damon Horowitz | STAN 2011

May 21, 2011 - Damon Horowitz spins a riveting tale of what it's like to teach philosophy to inmates in San Quentin prison. A philosophy professor and "serial entrepreneur," Damon Horowitz explores what is possible at the boundaries of technology and the humanities. Horowitz received his PhD in philosophy from Stanford.

STAN: Society, Technology, Art and Nature, was Stanford University's prototype conference for TEDxStanford, and showcased some of the university's top faculty, students, alumni and performers in an intense four-hour event laced with surprising appearances and memorable experiences. STAN, modeled after TED, explored big questions about society, technology, art and nature in a format that invites feedback and engagement.

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