Tulane University philosophy professor Ronna Burger will give a lecture titled “In the Wilderness: Moses as Founder and Lawgiver” 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, October 18 at 8 p.m.
Burger received her doctorate from the New School for Social Research. She was a faculty member of Princeton University’s Tikvah Summer Seminar and is a member of the Tikvah Fund’s Working Group on the Haggadah. Burger is the author of “Aristotle’s Dialogue with Socrates: on the Nicomachean Ethics.”
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Upcoming Friday Night Lectures:
- October 25 “Aristotle on Friendship and Teaching Philosophy,” by Daniel P. Maher, professor, Department of Philosophy, Assumption College
- November 15 “Emancipation Proclamation,” by George Russell, St. John’s College tutor
- November 22 “Augustine,” by Michael Brogan, St. John’s College tutor