Morality and Modernity
A reading group dedicated to the careful study of works from across the academic disciplines that offer insight into the modern condition. Past readings have included Paul Griffiths' Intellectual Appetite (2009) and James K.A. Smith's study of the thought of Charles Taylor, How (Not) to be Secular (2014).
Open to graduate students and faculty.
Space is limited; for more information please contact Peter Wicks.
Alasdair MacIntyre, Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity (2016)
Charles Taylor, The Language Animal (2016)
Caspar David Friedrich, Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog (1818)