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2011 Austin J. Fagothey, SJ Philosophy Conference

Adobe Lodge
Please register early and reserve a place by contacting the Conference Director.

Conference schedule

8:15-9:00 am   Registration
9:00-10:15 am   Nicholas D. Smith - Lewis and Clark College
“Obey or Persuade”
10:15-10:30 am   Break
10:30-11:45 am   Mark McPherran - Simon Fraser University
“Socrates’ Refutation of Gorgias: Gorgias 447c-461b”
11:45 am-1:30 pm   Lunch Break
1:30-2:45 pm   Paul B. Woodruff - The University of Texas at Austin
“Eros Philosophos”
2:45-4:00 pm   Hugh H. Benson - The University of Oklahoma
“Learning from Others in the Socratic Dialogues”
4:00-4:15 pm   Break
4:15-5:30 pm   Debra Nails - Michigan State University
“More to Method than Maieusis”


Registration (includes coffee and soda): $20 Students: $5
SCU Students, Faculty and Staff: Free

Conference Director:  William Prior

If you have a disability and require reasonable assistance at the event, please call the Philosophy Department at 408-554-4093 or California Relay at 800-735-2929 (TTY) one week prior to the event.

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