Aquinas 2020

                   Aquinas Lecture 2020

Aquinas 2020 Lecturer Kevin HartProfessor Kevin Hart is the Edwin B. Kyle Professor of Christian Studies in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Virginia. His philosophical works include Kingdoms of God (Indiana, 2014), The Dark Gaze: Maurice Blanchot and the Sacred (Chicago, 2004), and The Trespass of the Sign: Deconstruction, Theology and Philosophy (Fordham, 2000). He has co-edited or edited several volumes including The Experience of God: A Postmodern Response (Fordham, 2005) and Jean-Luc Marion: The Essential Writings (Fordham, 2013). He is also an internationally renowned poet.

   On Contemplation: Aquinas Reads Richard of St. Victor

       Tuesday, January 28 │ 7:30 p.m.

          SB Hall Multipurpose Room

                           Reception to follow in the Serafy Room

                        RSVP to attend the Aquinas Lecture HERE.

                                Seminar

  Wednesday, January 29, 2020 │ 2:00 p.m.

             SB Hall Serafy Room

                                      Seminar Text Here

 

 

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