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Academy of Catholic Thought and Imagination

The Academy of Catholic Thought and Imagination at Loyola Marymount University is a community of scholars who work in dialogue with the Catholic intellectual tradition by developing, critically examining, communicating, or otherwise engaging the rich resources of Catholic thought and imagination, especially as it is informed by Jesuit and Ignatian vision. The Academy serves as a hub for scholarship, interdisciplinary research, innovative pedagogy, and creative outreach across LMU’s campus in the southwest United States and beyond.

Featured Event

Paradox: An Interdisciplinary Symposium 

April 30, 2021 at 10:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M. (PST)

This symposium will engage a range of topics with a shared concern for paradox and with faculty and student participation from LMU's departments of Computer Science, English, Philosophy, and Theological Studies.

Asuka Sango (Associate Professor, Carleton College) will offer a keynote address on the issue of paradox as seen in Buddhist debate practices in medieval Japan.