Philosophical Lectures with Wilhelm Schmid*
Wilhelm Schmid, born in 1953, has made a name for himself as a philosopher of the art of living. He has written several best-selling books that have been translated into numerous languages and has travelled around the world giving lectures in many countries, including China, South Korea, India and Taiwan.
More recent book publications include: “Von der Kraft der Berüh rung” (2019, Insel-Bücherei), “Selbstfreundschaft. Wie das Leben leichter wird.” (2018, Insel Verlag), “Das Leben verstehen. Von den Erfahrungen eines philosophischen Seelsorgers” (2016, Suhrkamp Taschenbuch), “Dem Leben Sinn geben. Von der Lebenskunst im Umgang mit Anderen und der Welt” (2013, Suhrkamp Verlag), and in English: “High on Low: Harnessing the Power of Unhappiness” (2014, Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.), “What we Gain as we Grow Older: On Gelassenheit” (2016, Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.).
14 May 2020
“Self-Friendship: How Life Becomes Easier.” The lecture is held in English.
30 October 2020
“Caviar or Asceticism: The Art of Enjoying Life” The lecture is held in German.
*Free of charge as part of our Buchinger Wilhelmi programme.