Above: Giotto's depiction of St. Francis' renunciation of worldly goods.
How should we live? - A question that lies at the core of human identity. It has been raised, examined and fought over for millennia across different traditions. The Great Conversation explores the most serious answers put forward through a weekly reading group covering a rich variety of foundational texts.
Our Fall Semester covered texts from Homer to Augustine: Schedule
Our Spring Semester will cover from the Testament of St. Francis and the Benedictine Rule (1200) to Ficino (1400): Schedule
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