Prof. Zena Hitz (St. John’s College), “The Uses of Useless Learning”

Posted On April 15, 2021
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Please join us for a virtual seminar, “The Uses of Useless Learning,”

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Event Recording

Featuring Dr. Zena Hitz, of St John’s College

 

Mon April 19, 2021, 12:30-1:45 PM ET

 

Free registration at https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_h6wWifd1QCeV5zKY2jXGaw

 

For questions, contact Donna C. Hardaway, dhardaway1@gsu.edu

 

This event is part of the Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics spring 2021 speaker series, “Ethical dialogues across the virtual university – multidisciplinary perspectives”.

 

Speaker Bio:

Zena Hitz is the author of LOST IN THOUGHT (2020). Her essays defending liberal education and learning for its own sake have appeared in New Statesman, The Chronicle of Higher Education, The Tablet (UK), First Things, Modern Age and the Washington Post. Trained in classical philosophy, she is now a tutor at St. John’s College in Annapolis, where she teaches across the liberal arts.