The Emmanuel d’Alzon Lecture: Dr. Mary M. Keys

The Emmanuel d’Alzon Lecture: Dr. Mary M. Keys

20 November 2013 - 12:00am
7:30 PM

The Ecumenical Institute and the Augustinians of the Assumption are pleased to present The Emmanuel d’Alzon Lecture by Dr. Mary Keys titled, “Why Justice is Not Enough:  Aquinas and Wilberforce on Charity, Mercy, and the Common Good.” 

Dr. Keys holds a B.A. from Boston College and a M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Toronto.  Her research and teaching interests span a broad spectrum of political theory, with a special focus in Christianity, ethics, and political thought.  She is the author of Aquinas, Aristotle, and the Promise of the Common Good (Cambridge University Press, 2006; paperback 2008) and of articles appearing in the American Journal of Political Science, History of Political Thought, and Perspectives on Political Science.

Dr. Keys has held various fellowships, including a NEH Fellowship supporting her ongoing research project on Humility, Modernity, and the Science of Politics, and she has been a visiting scholar at Harvard University and the University of Chicago. In 2013 the University of Notre Dame awarded her an Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C. Award for excellence in undergraduate teaching.
 

gcolvert@assumption.edu
General Admission Fee: 
Free