The Catholic University of America

School of Philosophy

The Catholic University of America

Fall 2006 Lecture Series


Augustine and Augustinianism



September 8                             Kevin White, The Catholic University of America
                                                Augustine on Number and Species
September 15                           Roland Teske, Marquette University
                                                Time, the World-Soul, and the Heaven of Heaven in the Confessions
September 22                           Christopher Cullen, Fordham University
                                                Real Humanism: Bonaventure’s Philosophy of Human Nature
September 29                           Steven P. Marrone, Tufts University
                                                Henry of Ghent and Seeing Augustine through Plato-Colored Glasses
October 6                                 James Wetzel, Villanova University
                                                Augustine’s Short History of Philosophy 
October 13                               Gareth Matthews, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
                                                God and Evil in Augustine and Descartes
October 20                               Eric Gregory, Princeton University
                                                The Alleged Anti-Perfectionism of Augustinian Politics  
November 3                             Matthias Vorwerk, The Catholic University of America
                                                Magna quaestio: Augustine on Ideas of Individuals          
November 10                            Wayne J. Hankey, Dalhousie University and Kings College, Halifax
                                                Augustine in the Twentieth Century Revival of Neoplatonism in France
November 17                            Gerard O’Daly, University of College London
                                                Subject and Substance in Augustine’s Thought
December 1                              John Rist, University of Toronto and the Istituto Patristico Augustinianum
                                                Augustine: Philosophical Questions, ‘Theological’ Answers




All lectures are held at 2:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of Aquinas Hall at
The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C., 20064. 

This series is made possible by a generous grant from the Franklin J. Matchette Foundation
and the support of the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation and the George Dougherty Foundation. 

For further information, contact the Office of the Dean, School of Philosophy, 202-319-5259,