You probably know from experience that when you have a teacher who’s excited about teaching, the class is energized.
Special topics courses give professors that chance to re-energize.
Now multiply that energy level by 3.
Gates Lecturer: Michael Puett, Harvard University
Michael Puett will present two lectures (1) "Ritual, Sincerity, and Human Flourishing: What Chinese Philosophers can Teach Us About the Good Life" in JRC 101, at 7:30 p.m. on Wed, Jan. 29, 2020. (2) “Creating Worlds: Imagination and Interpretation in Classical China” in JRC 101, at 11:00 am – 12:00 p.m on Thu, Jan. 30, 2020.
Peter Frase imagines how a post-capitalist world might look deploying the tools of both social science and speculative fiction.