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Reception - Vice + Virtue

Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Altgeld Hall, Art Museum 595 College Ave

Reception - Vice + VirtueTHE NIU ART MUSEUM WILL HOST A RECEPTION FOR VICE + VIRTUE

TOMORROW - Thursday, January 24TH, 4:30 - 6:00PM

Come and indulge in some good food and great art!

If you're feeling virtuous [or not], you can come to the lecture after the reception in Altgeld room 315:

Dr. Steven T. Asma Lecture: “Karma and Craving: Buddhist Perspectives on Sin”

(immediately following our reception)

Dr. Asma is a Professor of Philosophy at Columbia College Chicago, where he holds the title of Distinguished Scholar. He is the author of several books, including "Against Fairness" (Univ. of Chicago Press, 2012), "On Monsters: an Unnatural History of Our Worst Fears" (Oxford Univ. Press), "Stuffed Animals and Pickled Heads" (Oxford Univ. Press)—to name a few. He has written for the New York Times, the Sunday Times, the Daily Beast, the Chronicle of Higher Education, the Chicago Tribune, the Huffington Post, Psychology Today, the Fortnightly Review, and Skeptic magazine. Asthma has also lectured at Harvard, Brown University, the Field Museum, the Newberry Library, the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History, and many more.

We hope you can join us.

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