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Lecture at St. John's on Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics"
FOR RELEASE: February 13, 2013
CONTACT: Gregory Shook, 410-626-2539
St. John’s College tutor Jacques Duvoisin will give a lecture titled “Is the Soul a City? A Question about Aristotle’s ‘Nicomachean Ethics’” at St. John’s College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, February 22 at 8 p.m.
Duvoisin received his bachelor of arts from St. John’s College and doctorate degree from the Catholic University of America. He was a visiting fellow at the University of London, School for Advanced Studies, Institute of Philosophy, before he joined the St. John’s faculty in 1997.
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Upcoming Friday Night Lectures:
March 22 “Aristotle’s Method in “On Respiration”: The Origins of Functional Anatomy,” by James Lennox, professor of history and philosophy of science, University of Pittsburgh
March 29 “What Does the Mathematical Physicist Know?” by Mark Sinnett, St. John’s College tutor
April 5 “Sympathy’s Dimensions: Reflections on the Moral Philosophy of David Hume,” by Jeffrey Smith, St. John’s College tutor
April 12 “Intellectual Sin,” by Philip Lecuyer, St. John’s College tutor
April 19 “Why I Still Scan Verse or; How to Sleep in a Procrustean Bed,” by Elliott Zuckerman, St. John’s College tutor emeritus