The Catholic University of America


 School of Philosophy

Graduate Student Spring 2007 Lecture Series

The Catholic University of America



Magna quaestio: Augustine on Ideas of Individuals

Matthias Vorwerk, The Catholic University of America

Friday, January 19, 2:10 p.m.


Why Descartes Isn't What We Take Him to Be

Dennis Sepper, University of Dallas

Friday, February 2, 2:10 p.m.


Nietzsche's Critique of Compassion Revisited

Clifford Orwin, University of Toronto

Friday, March 9, 2:10 p.m.


Hume's Naturalism and its Discontents

Barry Stroud, University of California, Berkeley

Friday, March 30, 2:10 p.m.


 St. Thomas and the Political Common Good

John Goyette, Thomas Aquinas College

Friday, April 13, 2:10 p.m.


Lectures will be held in the Life Cycle Institute Auditorium


This series is sponsored by the graduate students of the School of Philosophy with the

generous support of the Graduate Student Association.  For more information, contact the Office of the Dean of the School of Philosophy at 202-319-5259 or