Professor Julia E. Annas from the University of Arizona will speak at Brigham Young University on Thursday, Nov. 15.
"Ancient Virtue and Modern Morality" is the title of her address scheduled for 8 p.m. in College Hall (2084 Jesse Knight Humanities Building). She is the guest of the College of Humanities.With a bachelor's degree from the University of Oxford and master's and doctoral degrees from Harvard University, Annas has become an educator, widely-published author and lecturer.
She has taught at the University of Arizona in the department of philosophy since 1986. She also is a member of the consulting board for "The Encyclopedia of Ethics," founder/editor of "Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy" and referee for books and journal articles.