Nanovic Visiting Scholar Lecture with Volodymyr Turchynovskyy (Ukraine)


Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls, Elizabeth E. Seminar Room (View on map )

Volodymyr Turchynovskyy, Director of the IIECI International Institute for Ethics and Contemporary Issues and Dean of the Social Science Faculty at the Ukrainian Catholic University, will provide a lunchtime lecture entitled, "The Revolution of Dignity and Public Culture: How the Ukrainian Experience Impacts the Global Agenda."

Lunch is provided on a first-come, first-served basis for participants.  The event is free and open to all.


Volodymyr Turchynovskyy is a returning visiting scholar, having served in the role in the 2006-2007 academic year, and an accomplished scholar and administrator, serving as dean of social sciences faculty and director of the International Institute for Ethics and Contemporary Issues at Ukrainian Catholic University. He earned his Ph.D. in philosophy at the International Academy of Philosophy in Liechtenstein, writing his thesis on moral subjectivity. With interests in moral philosophy and emerging technologies and communications, Prof. Turchynovskyy will spend the fall 2019 at the Institute researching texts that explore the integration of these new ways of communication in the context of a European “public square.”