Monday, July 18, 2011

Record number of conference abstracts submitted!

Thanks to all who submitted abstracts for our upcoming Fall Conference, "Radical Emancipation: Confronting the Challenge of Secularism," November 10-12. We have had a record number of submissions- well over 200! We hope to respond to all who submitted abstracts with the decision by August 1, but due to the volume of submissions received, responses may be delayed. If you have not heard back by August 15, please email

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

FRIDAY: Fall Conference abstracts due

The deadline to submit an abstract to be considered for our annual Fall Conference (Nov. 10-12) is Friday, July 15. The theme of this year's conference is "Radical Emancipation: Confronting the Challenge of Secularism." For more details, click here.

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Bernard Williams conference at University of Chicago

A conference is being organized at the University of Chicago to honor the work of Bernard Williams, a great friend of many of us at the Center for Ethics and Culture. Professor Alasdair MacIntyre will be one of the main speakers. The conference is entitled "Ethics and the Place of Philosophy: The Legacy of Bernard Williams's Critique" and it will be held October 28-29th. It is being organized by Jonathan Lear with support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Registration is free but required for all participants. Space is limited, so register soon. You can learn more about the conference here and register here.