Annual Report Finds Harvard Kennedy School Faculty Remains Largely White, Male
Harvard Square Celebrates Oktoberfest
Harvard Corporation Members Donated Big to Democrats in 2020 Elections
City Council Candidates Propose Strategies for Supporting Low-Income Residents at Virtual Forum
FAS Dean Gay Hopes to Update Affiliates on Ethnic Studies Search by Semester’s End
Arthur O. Lovejoy, one of the most eminent philosophers alive today and this year here as visiting instructor from Johns Hopkins, in an interview with a CRIMSON editor yesterday announced he plans to retire from active teaching this June.
Dr. Lovejoy has been Professor of Philosophy at Johns Hopkins 27 years. He has twice been visiting instructor at Harvard. In 1932 he was William James lecturer in philosophy. This year he has been giving two graduate courses, Philosophy 7, and Philosophy 20n.
Sixty-five years old, Lovejoy did not begin writing until 1930. That year lie produced what remains perhaps the best known of his work, "The Revolt Against Dualism." In 1935, in collaboration with Professor George Boas of Johns Hopkins, he published "Primitivism and Related Ideas in Antiquity." In 1936 he produced "The Great Chain of Being."
Recently Professor Lovejoy assailed Governor Nice and Colonel Ames W. W. Woodcock them president of St. Johns College, for their attitude toward the Teachers Oath Bill.
Want to keep up with breaking news? Subscribe to our email newsletter.