Conference Logistics

Date: March 29, 2019

Time: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm



10:00 Welcome

10:15 Elizabeth Stanza, “The Ability to Take Up Space as an Indigenous Woman”

10:45 Caroline Beirne, “Reconceptualizing the Environment in Relation to Immigration”


11:15 Break


11:30 Lunch served


12:00 Remarks by Chair of the Philosophy Department, President of the Philosophy Coalition, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Introduction of the Keynote Speaker

12:15 Keynote Address: Catherine Z. Elgin, "Science and Public Policy: Bridging the Epistemic Gap"


1:30 Break


1:45 Joshua Krakos, "Over Active and Passive Euthanasia"

2:15 Suan Sonna, “A Natural Law Reformulation of Tolerance"


2:45 Break


3:00 Kel MacLauchlin, “Trans Or Non-Binary: An Exploration of What Society Thinks It Means to be Trans”

3:30 Michael Hawkins, “What’s a White, Male Philosopher to Do?”

4:00 Joy Kuhlo, “Are All Men Rapists? A Philosophical Exploration of Men’s Responsibility in Rape Culture”


4:30 Conclude





Sunnen Lounge

Webster University Center

175 Edgar Rd

St. Louis, MO 63119


Parking: There is a limited number of visitor parking spaces outside the University Center. Ample visitor parking is usually available in the Parking Garage at 568 Garden Avenue.