Philosophy Salon in Chengdu

Last night was the first Philosophy Salon over at the Bookworm bookshop here in Chengdu. I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect: this was a speculative idea that I put forward in a chat with my friends over at the Bookworm shortly after arriving in town a few weeks back. It turned into a reality astonishingly quickly, and so last night I found myself heading across town to lead a discussion about philosophy, wisdom, Aristotle and Confucius. I thought a …