Learning to See: Images in Theology and Philosophy


Location: McKenna Hall, Room 205/206/207 (View on map.nd.edu)

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The Departments of English, German and Russian Languages and Literatures, Philosophy, and Theology at the University of Notre Dame, with the University of Notre Dame Press, present:

Learning to See: Images in Theology and Philosophy

A book symposium for Incomprehensible Certainty: Metaphysics and Hermeneutics of the Image by Thomas Pfau

Thursday, March 9, 2023 — 4:00pm to 5:30pm, Room 205/206/207 McKenna Hall

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John Betz, associate professor of Theology, University of Notre Dame.


Opening Remarks

Thomas Pfau is the Alice Mary Baldwin Professor of English at Duke University, with a secondary appointment on the Duke Divinity School faculty. He is the author, editor, and translator of twelve books, including Minding the Modern: Human Agency, Intellectual Traditions, and Responsible Knowledge (University of Notre Dame Press, 2013, 2015).


Remarks by the Panelists

Cyril O’Regan is the Catherine F. Huisking Professor of Theology, University of Notre Dame.

Romana Huk, associate professor of English, Faculty Fellow at The Nanovic Institute, and Affiliate Faculty at the Initiative on Race and Resilience at University of Notre Dame, and Editor-in-Chief at Religion & Literature.

Judith Wolfe, professor of philosophical theology, at University of St. Andrews.