The Courage to Rest: Thomas Aquinas on the Soul of Leisure
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 | 6:00 P.M. Doors Open | 6:30 P.M. Talk | Reception to Follow
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Fr. Aquinas Guilbeau, O.P., is an adjunct instructor in moral theology at the Dominican House of Studies. A native of Louisiana, Fr. Aquinas Guilbeau, O.P., entered the Order of Preachers for the Province of St. Joseph in 2005. After several years of pastoral work in New York City, Fr. Guilbeau began doctoral studies in moral theology at the University of Fribourg (Switzerland). He recently defended his dissertation on Charles De Koninck’s doctrine of the common good.
Patriotism Is Not Enough: Harry Jaffa, Walter Berns, and the Arguments that Redefined American Conservatism
Steven Hayward, Ronald Reagan Professor of Public Policy, Pepperdine University
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 5:00 P.M. Doors Open | 5:30 P.M. Talk | Reception to Follow
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Steven Hayward is the Ronald Reagan Professor of Public Policy at Pepperdine University. Prior to joining UC, he was the F.K. Weyerhaeuser Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute. He received his B.S. from Lewis and Clark College and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the Claremont Graduate School. He is the author of many books including his two-volume biography of Ronald Reagan, The Age of Reagan: The Fall of the Old Liberal Order: 1964-1980 and The Age of Reagan: The Conservative Counterrevolution: 1980-1989.
CULTURE AND RELIGION
Recasting the Case for Religious Freedom
February 20, 2014 | AWC Family Foundation Lecture Series
Hadley Arkes has been a member of the Amherst College faculty since 1966, and since 1987 he has been the Edward Ney Professor of Jurisprudence. He has written numerous books, including Natural Rights and the Right to Choose (2002) and Constitutional Illusions and Anchoring Truths: The Touchstone of the Natural Law (2010). He is the founder and director of the James Wilson Institute on Natural Rights and the American Founding.