The Catholic University of America



School of Philosophy

Graduate Student Spring 2011 Lecture Series

The Catholic University of America



Plato’s Philosophers

Catherine Zuckert, Notre Dame University

Friday, January 21, 2 p.m.

Aquinas Auditorium


Aquinas and Augustinian Recollection: The Return Home

Michael Sweeney, Xavier University

Friday, February 11, 2 p.m.

Aquinas Auditorium


Graduate Seminar on Levinas

Jeffrey Bloechl, Boston College

Thursday, February 17 6-8 p.m.

Aquinas Hall Library


The Aftermath of Theodicy: Totality and Infinity 50 Years Later

Jeffrey Bloechl, Boston College

Friday, February 18 2 p.m.

Aquinas Auditorium


Thomas Aquinas on Moral Progress (webcast)

Tobias Hoffmann, Catholic University

Thursday, March 17, 3:45 p.m.

Happel Room


Virtue, Moral Reform, and Philosophical Debates about Free Will and Moral Responsibility (webcast)

Robert Kane, the University of Texas

Friday, March 18, 4 p.m.

Aquinas 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 visit
To request disability accommodations, contact Ms. Melissa Grim (x5260) at least a week prior to the event.  A good faith effort will be made to provide the accommodations requested.