The philosophy department invites you to a public lecture by Jeff McMahan, entitled "Killing Civilians in War". The lecture will take place at 4.30pm in Convocation Hall.
Jeff McMahan (C'76) is White's Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Oxford. He is the author of numerous books and articles on the ethics of war, including the widely acclaimed Killing in War (2009), and his work has been praised for its combination of philosophical rigor and accessibility to non-specialists. He was granted an honorary degree by Sewanee in May 2015.
This lecture is free and open to the public.