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Indian Philosophy of Religion Topic of Lecture at Creighton

Indian Philosophy of Religion Topic of Lecture at Creighton

"’Teacher Even of the Ancients’: Yoga-sutra 1.26.” is the title of the Susan and Dan Semrad Lecture in Non-Western Thought at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 9, in room 3023 of the Mike and Josie Harper Center located at 620 N. 20th St. The lecture is free to the public.

Stephen Phillips, Ph.D., professor of Philosophy and Asian Studies at the University of Texas, Austin, will present the lecture.

Phillips is the author of dozens of articles and several books in the area of Indian philosophy, including, “Yoga, Karma, and Rebirth,” “Classical Indian Metaphysics” and “Aurobindo’s Philosophy of Brahman.” He has also edited or co-edited a variety of anthologies for use in undergraduate courses in the areas of ethics, philosophy of religion, and world philosophy. Phillips has taught widely in Indian philosophy, world philosophy, philosophy of religion, epistemology, ethics, and logic at both the University of Texas, Austin, and the University of Hawaii, Manoa.

The lecture is sponsored by the Creighton University Department of Philosophy and the Susan and Dan Semrad Lecture Series in Non-Western Thought endowment.