The Department of Religious Studies presents
“The Necessity of Courage for Democracy”
A guest lecture by Shannon Dunn ‘02
Assistant Professor of Religious Studies Gonzaga University
Thursday October 1st, 5-6pm
Thompson Hall 193
Working both with and against Aristotle, Dunn argues that courage can be a subversive virtue that can challenge the status quo—including the aims of the state— making it an essential virtue for the practice of democracy.