Watch: Tom Hurka on the intrinsic values of knowledge and achievement

Published: February 26, 2018

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In a ceremony at Rideau Hall on May 30, 2017, University Professor Thomas Hurka was presented with a 2017 Killam Prize – one of five awarded to top Canadian Scholars – by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada. The award recognizes a lifetime of outstanding career achievement.

Prof. Hurka shared some of his recent work in a public lecture titled “The Intrinsic Values of Knowledge and Achievement” on Feb. 15, 2018 at the Jackman Humanities Building here at U of T. If you missed the lecture, you can watch video of the talk below, including an introduction by Professor Arthur Ripstein.