Temes to speak on "just war" thinking

by Michael O. Garvey

Peter Temes, president of the Antioch New England Graduate School, will speak on “Just War Thinking in a New Age” at 8 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 12) in the auditorium of the Hesburgh Center for International Studies. The lecture will be followed by a reception in the Hesburgh Center’s Great Hall.p. Temes, who became the second president of Antioch New England Graduate School in 2002, has taught literature, ethics and writing at Columbia University, Harvard University and the University of Chicago. Before assuming his present position he directed the Great Books Foundation. He is the author of ?The Just War: An American Reflection on the Morality of War,? ?Against School Reform and In Praise of Great Teaching,? and several articles on ethics, education and literature in popular and scholarly periodicals.

Temes? lecture is sponsored by Notre Dame’s Program of Liberal Studies, the Review of Politics and the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies.

More information is available on the Web at http://www.nd.edu/~isla/ISLA/webpages/thearts/nicgorski/

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