Past Lectures

Dr. Michael Ward Lecture

"Planet Narnia: C.S. Lewis's Medieval Imagination"

Dr. Michael Ward, Blackfriars Hall, University of Oxford

September 2016

The 2016 Faith & Reason Lecture

"By the Renewal of Your Mind... How to Practice Your Education in Everyday Life"

Dr. Kevin L. Hughes, Villanova Department of Humanities

The 2015 Faith & Culture Lecture

"How Dante Can Save Your Life"

Rod Dreher

The 2015 Senior Toast and Last Lecture

Dr. Michael Tomko, Villanova Department of Humanities

Tomko

The 2015 Faith & Reason Lecture

"Discerning Your Future: Navigating Life Beyond Villanova"

Dr. Anna Moreland, Villanova Department of Humanities

The 2014 Faith & Culture Lecture

"On Wisdom"

Dr. Stephen Grimm, Fordham University

 

Pope John Paul II Legacy Lecture

"The Labor of Love: John Paul II and the Sanctity of Work"

Dr. David C. Schindler, The Catholic University of America

The 2014 Faith & Reason Lecture

"The Chapel & the Library: What Architecture Says About Faith & Reason in the University"

Dr. Margaret M. Grubiak, Villanova Department of Humanities

Scholarship@Villanova

Selections from The Violent and the Fallen

Dr. James Matthew Wilson, Villanova Department of Humanities

The 2013 Faith and Reason Lecture

"Marriage and the Meaning of the Body"

Dr. Jeanne Schindler, Villanova Department of Humanities

The 2012 Faith and Reason Lecture

"Poetic Faith from Coleridge to Tolkien"

Dr. Michael Tomko, Villanova Department of Humanities

The 2012 Faith and Culture Lecture

"Firmly and Truly:  John Henry Newman on the Path of Faith"

Philip G. Bochanski, C.O.

The 2009 Faith and Reason Lecture

"Political Ambition and Desire for Glory"

Dr. Thomas Smith, Villanvoa Department of Humanities

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Department of Humanities

St. Augustine Center Room 304
Villanova University 
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085 
Phone: 610.519.6165
Fax: 610.519.5307
Email: humanities@villanova.edu 

Chairperson: Dr. Mark Shiffman
Administrative Assistant: Luisa Ruggieri