A Darwinist Journey into Gender

Date: 29 February, 2024. 5:30 PM Venue: Lónyay-Hatvany Villa - 1. Csónak str., 1015 Budapest

In the realm of scientific discourse, the principles of Darwinian evolutionary psychology have taken a back seat and unfortunately academic debate is ruled by woke ideas. Even though evolutionary psychology explains human nature from a scientific point of view, it is rejected by scholars and the scientific community.

Our distinguished guest, Dr. Leonardo Orlando experienced cancel culture firsthand as he was going to teach evolutionary psychology at Sciences Po Paris but he was not allowed to. As a result, he gave up his academic life.

Together with Rodrigo Ballester who is the Head of the Centre for European Studies at MCC and David Martin Jones, Director of Research at the Danube Institute, we will be navigated through the Darwinist journey into gender.


5.30 PM – 6.15 PM   Moderated Discussion

  • Dr. Leonardo Orlando, Philosopher; Researcher
  • Rodrigo Ballester, Head of the Centre for European Studies, MCC
  • Dr. David Martin Jones, Director of Research, Danube Institute,
  • Moderator: Dr. Eric Hendriks, Visiting Fellow, Danube Institute

6.15 PM – 6.30 PM   Q&A

Language: English

Date: 29 February, 2024, 5:30-6:30 PM
Venue: Lónyay-Hatvany Villa - 1. Csónak str., 1015 Budapest
(Entrance: Aranybástya - Restaurant)

Participation in the event is free, but registration is required, which can be done by email at events@danubeinstitute.hu or by clicking on the R.S.V.P. button:

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