Malcolm Knox: Has Reason Replaced Honor?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation - Sydney PEN International Voices Lecture Series
Join Walkley award-winning journalist and novelist Malcolm Knox (Jamaica, Scattered, Secrets of the Jury Room, A Private Man) for a provocative exploration of honor in contemporary life.The lecture poses questions about the incentive for behaving with honor towards others.Why not lie and cheat? Why, post-God and post-modernity, should one act with integrity? How can we move towards a rejuvenated code in an age when honor seems obsolete?