Monday, October 12, 2009
The Terrence J. Murphy Institute for Catholic Thought, Law, and Public Policy at the University of St. Thomas invites all readers to a lecture by MOJ's own Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and founder and director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University, next Wednesday, October 21. The lecture, entitled "Natural Law, God and Human Dignity" will be at 4:00 in the Moot Courtroom, University of St. Thomas School of Law, 1000 LaSalle Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Professor George will be presented at that time with the University of St. Thomas School of Law's Dignitatis Humanae Award. RSVP by e-mail to [email protected]
This lecture launches an ongoing series of lectures sponsored by the Murphy Institute to examine the meaning of human dignity. The next lecture in the series, in the fall of 2010, will be by David J. Luban, Fredrick J. Haas Professor of Law and Philosophy, Georgetown University Law Center, whose publications include "Legal Ethics and Human Dignity" (Cambridge 2007).