The global revival of religion has raised fundamental questions about its role in politics and its claim that it serves as a principle of identity, indispensable to the continuing survival of communities. This series brings together leading thinkers and scholars to encourage discussion and debate on this crucial contemporary theme.

Cristina Lafont, professor of philosophy, Northwestern University.

This event is free and open to all but registration is required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. For more information, email Juliana Cardinale at or phone 020 795 7539

To be held in the New Theatre, East Building London School of Economics and Political Science see