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Liberating the Liberal Arts: On Re-learning the Art of Bring Free

Monday, 5 October 2009

7:30 PM | Baker Center Theater

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Patrick J. Deneen (Georgetown University)

Patrick J. Deneen is Associate Professor of Government at Georgetown University and holds the Markos and Eleni Tsakopoulos-Kounalakis Chair in Hellenic Studies. His interests include ancient political thought, American political thought, democratic theory, religion and politics, and literature and politics. He is the author of The Odyssey of Political Theory (2000) and Democratic Faith (2005), as well as co-editor of a book entitled “Democracy’s Literature” (2005). He is also co-editor of two collections of essays by Wilson Carey McWilliams, entitled Redeeming Democracy in America (2011) and The Democratic Soul (2011).