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7:00 pm It's My Right! Understanding Natural Rights and the Purpose of Politics

Vanderbilt University

Alumni Hall 201

7:00 pm

A lecture by Fr. Dominic Legge, OP (Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception)

Co-sponsored by University Catholic

Free and open to the public.

Speaker Bio:

Fr. Dominic Legge, O.P., is the Assistant Director of the Thomistic Institute and an Assistant Professor in systematic theology at the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. He holds a J.D. from Yale Law School, a Ph.L. from the School of Philosophy of the Catholic University of America, and a doctorate in Sacred Theology from the University of Fribourg. He entered the Order of Preachers in 2001 and was ordained a priest in 2007. He practiced law for several years as a trial attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice before becoming a Dominican.

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