Andrew W.K. To Speak At Oxford
May 19, 2014 at 1:00 PM (PT)
Artist ANDREW W.K. will speak as a guest lecturer for the world’s most prestigious debating society, THE OXFORD UNION on JUNE 13th. W.K.’s keynote, titled Andrew W.K. and The Philosophy of Partying, will discuss his signature message of positive power and celebratory self-confidence.
Part of OXFORD UNIVERSITY in the U.K., THE UNION has previously hosted world leaders in virtually every field. W.K. has fiven motivational lectures at universities such as HARVARD, YALE, NYU and CARNEGIE MELLON. He has also spoken at such non-academic affairs as a national MY LITTLE PONY convention, and been the keynote speaker at the CMJ MUSIC FESTIVAL.
"In my opinion, ANDREW is one of Rock N’ Roll’s great philosophers," OXFORD’s NICK FOWLER said: “ Added the OXFORD UNIVERSITY ROCK SOCIETY: “We've seen rock stars, we've seen brilliant public speakers, but rarely are they the same person, and rarely do they have as intriguing and broad a background as ANDREW W.K.”