The venue has been CHANGED from the University of Utah Union to Kingsbury Hall. The event is still free and open to the public, but tickets are required and can be obtained through the Kingsbury Hall box office (801-581-7100).
The Tanner Humanities Center at the University of Utah presents the Tanner Lecture on Human Values with Michael Sandel, "Casino Capitalism: Gambling, Investing, and the Ethics of Speculation." Sandel is the author of Justice: What’s the Right Thing to Do? and more recently, What Money Can’t Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets.
Dr. Michael Sandel is the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass
Professor of Government at Harvard University. He is the author of
Justice: What’s the Right Thing to Do? and most recently, What
Money Can’t Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets, which was published
in April 2012. He is well-known for his popular “Justice” course,
the first Harvard class to be made freely available online and on
public television. Over 15,000 students have filled his classroom
to hear his discussions of justice, equality, democracy, and
The Tanner Lecture on Human Values is a distinguished series that
instigates educational and scientific discussions relating to human
values. The Lectures are held annually at Harvard University, Yale
University, Princeton University, University of Michigan, Stanford
University, University of California Berkeley, University of Utah,
University of Oxford, and the University of Cambridge.
For information about past Tanner Lectures, please click here.