UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON
LECTURE: Professor Dana Villa on Arendt and Socrates
TIME AND VENUE: 18:15, Thursday 9 May, Christopher Ingold Lecture Theatre, 20 Gordon St, WC1H 0AJ
A fitting tribute to mark 'Europe Day', this keynote lecture will explore one of the most influential European intellectuals of the 20th century, Hannah Arendt, and her reading of Socrates.
Dana Villa is the Packey J. Dee Professor of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame. His books include Public Freedom (2008), Socratic Citizenship (2001), Politics, and Philosophy, Terror: Essays on the Thought of Hannah Arendt (1999), all from Princeton University Press. He is also the editor of The Cambridge Companion to Hannah Arendt (2000).
Initiated by the UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies.
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