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2014 Gifford Lecture Series: University of Glasgow

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 17:30 to Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 19:30
Venue: 
Graham Kerr Lecture Theatre, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ
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The 2014 Gifford Lecture Series at the University of Glasgow is entitled Givenness and Revelation. It will be delivered in May by Jean-Luc Marion.

Lecture Dates

Tuesday, 20 May 2014: The aporia of revelation: the epistemological interpretation
Wednesday, 21 May 2014: Understanding revelation: a phenomenological reappropriation
Tuesday, 27 May 2014: Christ as saturated phenomenon: the Icon of the invisible
Wednesday, 28 May 2014: Trinity as a logic of manifestation

A reception will follow the final lecture. All lectures are free and open to the public however pre-registration is essential

For further information or to register contact DAOevents@glasgow.ac.uk or 0141 330 3593

Lecture Information
Lecturer Information
Andrew Thomas Greeley and Grace McNichols Greeley Professor of Catholic Studies and Professor of the Philosophy of Religions and Theology, University of Chicago

Jean-Luc Marion is the John Nuveen Professor in the Divinity School, Philosophy, and Social Thought. He studies both the history of modern philosophy and contemporary phenomenology. In the former field, he has published several books on Descartes' ontology, rational theology, and metaphysics, focusing especially on medieval sources and using modern patterns of interpretation (e.g., On Descartes' Metaphysical Prism, or Cartesian Questions and Further Cartesian Questions).