Humanities in the 21st Century, or "Why I Teach Plato to Plumbers"

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Event Location: 
Obermann Center
111 Church St.
Iowa City, IA 52242

Dr. Samuelson's piece in The Atlantic, "Why I Teach Plato to Plumbers" is an inspiring view on the larger purpose of the humanities: http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2014/04/plato-to-plumbers/3...

Come for a roundtable discussion with Scott Samuelson, professor of philosophy at Kirkwood Community College, author of The Deepest Human Life and a regular contributor to publications such as The Atlantic Monthly, the Wall Street Journal, and the Huffington Post.