Upcoming lectures at St. John’s College

| February 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

stjohnsJonathan Crimmins, visiting assistant professor in the Department of English at Augustana College, will give a lecture titled “Hegel, Kant, and the Minimum Conditions of a Free History” 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 20 at 8 p.m.

Crimmins received his bachelor’s degree from St. John’s College and his doctorate from the University of Washington.

For more information, visit www.sjc.edu.

Upcoming Friday Night Lectures:

March 20 Steiner Lecture. “Our Kinsman, Mr. Hawthorne,” by Wilfred McClay, professor and Blankenship Chair, University of Oklahoma

March 27 “The Deduction of Truth from the Phenomena in Isaac Newton’s Principia Mathematica,” by Mary Domski, professor, University of New Mexico

April 3 “The Life of Cordelia in Shakespeare’s ‘King Lear,’” by Michael McShane, professor, Carthage College

April 10 “Aristotle on the Arno, Plato on the Thames: Prudence, Performance, and Probability in the ‘Decameron and the Canterbury Tales,’” by Robert Hanning, professor emeritus, Columbia University

April 17 “‘In Want of a Wife…’ or a Husband, in ‘Pride and Prejudice,’” by Susan Paalman, St. John’s College tutor

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