A Genealogy of Happiness

Saturday, June 23, 10-11:30am: A Genealogy of Happiness - Vermont Humanities Council presents: A Genealogy of Happiness by William Edelglass. This program will begin with an overview of different conceptions of happiness in Western philosophy, religion, and political theory. The discussion will then turn to the numerous claims about what makes us happy based on the results of “the new science of happiness and will conclude by reflecting on the findings of positive psychology in the context of the history of the idea of happiness. at  Fairfax Communityb Library, 75 Hunt Street, Fairfax. For up-to-date info about programs, visit our website:  www.fairfaxvtlibrary.org,   All events are free unless noted. Pre-registration encouraged.  Call or email libraryprograms@fwsu.org.