Panel “The Public Role of the Scholar” at the Idea of University and the Future of Knowledge conference, Utrecht:
– Prof. Alexander Stille on “Intellectual Debate in the Digital Age”
– Prof. Joanna Bourke on “The historian as public intellectual”
– Prof. Henk Oosterling on “How to walk the talk. The academic activist as a reflective intellectual”
The Idea of University and the Future of Knowledge conference investigates the relation between the university as the location of academic and scientific excellence and its civic environment, i.e. its social, cultural and political contexts.