Paradoxes of Liberal Education in the Age of Democratization and Internationalization


Through the use of literature, this conference considered the character of institutions of higher learning and whether they have lost clarity of purpose in recent times, explored what factors help or hinder institutions in their attempt to educate people, and examined what role “education” takes in a free society.


Conference Readings

Amis, Kingsley. Lucky Jim. New York: Penguin Books, 2002.

Lodge, David. Small World. New York: Penguin Books, 1995.