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: “Ritual, Sincerity, and Human Flourishing: What Chinese Philosophers can Teach Us About the Good Life” and “Creating Worlds: Imagination and Interpretation in Classical China.”
Peter Frase imagines how a post-capitalist world might look deploying the tools of both social science and speculative fiction.