April 26, 2019

Nancy Snow Interviewed by Louisa McCune of the Kirkpatrick Foundation

Project co-director and director of the Institute for the Study of Human Flourishing, Nancy Snow, was recently interviewed by Louisa McCune, executive director of the Kirkpatrick Foundation and editor in chief of Art Desk, a quarterly publication of the Kirkpatrick Foundation devoted to the contemporary arts, performance, and thought. The interview, published by Art Desk under the title “The Art […]
April 24, 2019

Project co-Director Speaks in Washington, D.C.

Project co-director, Nancy Snow, recently spoke at several important events in Washington, D.C. On March 27, she served as a conference panelist to discuss the new book, War Crimes: Causes, Excuses, and Blame, by Jessica Wolfendale and Matt Talbert. The conference was hosted by Georgetown University’s Law Center. The next day, on March 28, Snow presented the keynote address for the 2019 […]
January 7, 2019

Project co-Directors Present Research on Empathy

In September 2018, Self, Virtue and Public Life directors Nancy Snow and Darcia Narvaez participated in a webinar conference titled, “Empathy and Emotions in Morality, Communication, and Human Life.” Snow presented a paper on “Compassion, Empathy, and Prosocial Behavior.” A video of that presentation is available below. Narvaez presented research on “Ethogenesis: Darwin’s ‘Moral Sense’, Early Experience and Moral Mindsets,” […]
November 8, 2018
III European Liberal Arts and Core Texts Education Conference

Call for Papers: III European Liberal Arts and Core Texts Education Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS III European Liberal Arts and Core Texts Education Conference Caring for Souls: Can Core Texts Educate Character? University of Navarra (Pamplona, Spain) 17-19 October 2019 Keynote speakers Rosalía Baena (University of Navarra) David Carr (University of Edinburgh) John F. Crosby (Fransiscan University of Steubenville) Alkeline van Lenning (Tilburg University) Concepción Naval (University of Navarra) [Pending confirmation] Nancy […]