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2017-2018 Harry C. Howard Jr. Lecture with Danielle Allen

Thursday, August 30, 2018,
  • Location: Community Room, Jean and Alexander Heard Library • Vanderbilt University • Nashville, TN 37204
  • Room: Community Room

   Speaker: Danielle Allen, James Bryant Conant University Professor, professor of education, and director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University

A political theorist who has published broadly in democratic theory, political sociology, and the history of political thought, Allen is widely known for her work on justice and citizenship in both ancient Athens and modern America. Allen will discuss her latest book Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A., a family memoir regarding the life and tragic death of her cousin.

*Rescheduled from original March 2018 date