3rd Annual Calvin College Undergraduate Philosophy ConferenceApril 19, 2011
The conference is open to the public and is free of charge. Anyone is welcome! Refreshments will be provided, in addition to a free lunch catered to all attendants Saturday.
Be sure to check out Calvin’s news story about the conference!
|Friday April 29, 2011
|7:30pm||Keynote Speaker: Alvin Plantinga, “A New Argument Against Materialism”|
|Saturday April 30, 2011|
|8:30||Donuts and Coffee|
|9:00am||Brian Schimpf (Ball State University), “Thoughts and Qualifications on Transcendental Arguments”|
|Comments by Cameron Gibbs (Calvin College)|
|10:15am||Ryan Austin (Huntington University), “Temporal Parts and the Status of Personhood of the Unborn and the Undead”|
|Comments by Hong Chen (Calvin College)|
|11:30am||Andrew Brenner (University of North Florida), “Do A-Theories of Time Entail a Finite Past?”|
|Comments by Eddy Chen (Calvin College)|
|2:00pm||Kevin Dupree (University of Central Florida), “Virgil’s Lesson for Mariology: A Response to Dennett’s Physicalist Account of Mary’s First Experience of Color”|
|Comments by Emi Okayasu (Calvin College)|
|3:15pm||Timothy Cuffman (Cedarville University), “Redeeming (Rhizomatic) Enclaves”|
|Comments by Lander Hultin (Calvin College)|
|4:30pm||Drew Hiller (St. Louis University), “Beauty in the Musical Experience: Understanding Varieties of Aesthetic Judgment”|
|Comments by Nick Colegrove (Huntington University)|
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*The reception and keynote address will be held in the Calvin Seminary Auditorium. The students paper sessions will be held in Covenant Fine Arts Center Lecture Hall.
*Questions? Contact Chad McIntosh firstname.lastname@example.org