Department of English


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Inaugural Sister Sophie Lecture

Amanda Anderson poster - content provided


"Moral Thought in the Age of Psychology"


Dr. Amanda Anderson

Director, Cogut Institute for the Humanities
Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Humanities and English
Brown University 


Tuesday, October 29, 4 - 6:30 pm

University Club
168 Stuart Street
Queen's University


This talk will explore the importance of literary and philosophical approaches to moral reflection in the context of influential psychological paradigms reaching from psychoanalysis to cognitive science.


The Sister Sophie lectures in the Department of English are made possible by a generous donation from Sophie Yang director of the Sister Sophie Ltd school in Markham, Ontario.

Presented by the Department of English