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Terry Eagleton

TERRY EAGLETON
2008

Terry Eagleton, John Edward Taylor Professor of English Literature at the University of Manchester, has been a Fellow of four Oxford and Cambridge colleges and has held the Thomas Warton Chair of English Literature at the University of Oxford. Professor Eagleton has authored scores of studies of literary, cultural, and political criticism and written plays for both stage and television in Britain and Ireland, as well as a screenplay for Derek Jarman’s film Wittgenstein. Terry Eagleton is a Fellow of the British Academy.

Mr. Eagleton’s book based upon his Terry lectures, Reason, Faith, and Revolution: Reflections on the God Debate, is available from Yale University Press.

LECTURE SCHEDULE

Faith and Fundamentalism: Is Belief in Richard Dawkins Necessary for Salvation?
 

April 1, 2008

Christianity Fair and Foul
 

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April 3, 2008

The Limits of Liberalism
 

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April 8, 2008

Faith and Reason
 

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April 10, 2008

Culture and Barbarism

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