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January 2, 2021 at 6:00 pm

George Washington Forum | Lost in Thought: The Hidden Pleasures of Intellectual Life, Jan. 25

Zena Hitz, portrait

Dr. Zena Hitz

The Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts Dr. Zena Hitz discussing “Lost in Thought: The Hidden Pleasures of Intellectual Life,” on Jan. 25 at 7:30 p.m.

  • A registration link will be posted.

Hitz is a tutor at St. Johns College, Annapolis. She earned her Ph.D. in Philosophy from Princeton after doing her undergraduate work at St. John’s College, Annapolis, and after graduate degrees in classics and philosophy at Cambridge and Chicago. Before returning to teach at St. John’s in 2015, she taught philosophy at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Auburn and McGill. Her most recent book is Lost in Thought: The Hidden Pleasures of an Intellectual Life (2020), a defense of intellectual activity for its own sake.

This event is part of the Menard Family Guest Speaker Program.

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