Twice nominated for the Pulitzer Prize, Tom Regan has published more than 20 books and is widely regarded as the intellectual leader of the animal rights movement. His seminal work – The Case for Animal Rights – provides the philosophical underpinning for this ongoing debate. Regan is emeritus professor of philosophy at North Carolina State University. He has earned acclaim and awards for his writing, teaching and filmmaking.
Tracy Metz, journalist for the NRC Handelsblad, presented and moderated the evening. Organized in cooperation with the Universiteit van Amsterdam and Varkens in Nood.
Moderator: Tracy Metz, Paul Cliteur
In collaboration with: AEGON, Ministerie van OC&W, American Embassy The Hague, Renaissance Hotel Amsterdam, Varkens in Nood