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Annapolis Wednesday Lecture Series Announced

Originally Posted on bhleith, May 28, 2014

great-hall.jpgThe Graduate Institute is pleased to announce the Summer 2014 Wednesday Night Lecture series in Annapolis.
The lectures will be held on Wednesday evenings at 7:30, in the Great Hall in McDowell Hall, with a question period afterward in a neighboring classroom.  

The lecture slate is as follows:

June 18

Jeff J.S. Black, "On High Mountains: An Overview of Nietzsche's Perspectivism” For More Click Here

June 25

James M. Mattingly, Georgetown University, "Hume's Philosophy of Science” For More Click Here

July 2

William Braithwaite, "On Reading Poetry Aloud: Some Lessons from Shakespeare's As You Like It" (Familiarity with the play will be helpful in following the lecture, though not essential.) For More Click Here

July 9

Stephen D. Wrage, United States Naval Academy, "Machiavelli and Absolution” For More Click Here

July 16

Gianna Englert, Georgetown University, "Mastery, Freedom, Friendship: Tutor and Pupil in Rousseau's EmileFor More Click Here

July 23

Jamuna Reppert, Claremont Graduate University, "The Relationship of Art and Truth in Plato's RepublicFor More Click Here

July 30

Andrea Radasanu, Northern Illinois University, "On the Humanity of Thucydides' Demosthenes”

We hope to see you there!

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