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Michael Rea selected as 2017 speaker at the Gifford Lectures

Author: Catherine DeFauw

University of Notre Dame philosophy Professor Michael Rea has been invited as speaker March 27-April 7, 2017 for the prestigious and historic Gifford Lectures at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. Established in the late 19th century by Lord Gifford, a senator of the College of Justice in Scotland, the first lectures were delivered in 1888 and since then the series has garnered an international reputation for excellence. Read More Read More

Therese Scarpelli Cory Wins Prestigious Journal Prize

Author: Catherine DeFauw

The Journal of the History of Philosophy Board of Directors  awards an annual prize of $1,500 for the best contribution to the Articles section of the Journal. We are pleased to announce that the winner of the eleventh-annual prize is Therese Scarpelli Cory’s “Rethinking Abstractionism: Aquinas’s Intellectual Light and Some Arabic Sources” (vol. 53, no. 4: 607–46). Read More