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7:30 pm Suffering and Flourishing

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Oxford University

Blackfriars Hall (St. Giles, OX1 3LY)

7:30 pm 

A lecture by Prof. Eleonore Stump (St. Louis University)

This lecture is organized in partnership with the Aquinas Institute at Blackfriars Hall at the University of Oxford

Free and open to the public

Speaker Bio:

Eleonore Stump is the Robert J. Henle Professor of Philosophy at Saint Louis University, where she has taught since 1992. She has published extensively in philosophy of religion, contemporary metaphysics, and medieval philosophy. Her books include her major study Aquinas (Routledge, 2003) and her extensive treatment of the problem of evil, Wandering in Darkness: Narrative and the Problem of Suffering (Oxford, 2010). She has given the Gifford Lectures (Aberdeen, 2003), the Wilde lectures (Oxford, 2006), and the Stewart lectures (Princeton, 2009). She is past president of the Society of Christian Philosophers, the American Catholic Philosophical Association, and the American Philosophical Association, Central Division; and she is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She is currently serving as the President for the Philosophers of Jesuit Education.

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