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Fri, Sep 11 | Batts Hall (BAT)
Lecture: Prudence in Government
**This is an online event. To attend in person, please click the "Register Now" button and you will find instructions and information about attending in person.** The still ongoing pandemic forced us to look once more deeply into politics, and to seriously reflect on what we expect from our leaders.
Time & Location
Sep 11, 12:00 PM - Nov 13, 1:00 PM
About The Event
Over the course of ten Friday lunches, we will read and discuss provocative essays on prudence by two leading thinkers. The first six Fridays will be spent on excerpts from Russell Kirk's Politics of Prudence. For the final four meetings, we will look at Josef Pieper's commentaries on prudence in his book, The Cardinal Virtues. No outside reading is required. The essays are short enough that we should be able to read them as a group and then launch into a good discussion about their implications. Bring your lunch and join us every Friday starting September 11th.
We will meet in the courtyard between Batts Hall and Mezes Hall
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