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2013 Fall Conference

Fearfully and Wonderfully Made: The Body and Human Identity
November 7-9, 2013

View the full conference program here

Featured Presentations (McKenna Auditorium):

Thursday, November 7th
7:30 p.m.-  Keynote Presentation
"Age-Retardation, Life-Extension,
 and the Relation Between the Generations"
Gilbert Meilaender, Valparaiso University
Response by Daniel Sulmasy, University of Chicago

Friday, November 8th
1:30 p.m.- "What the Natural Sciences Do Not Explain"
Alasdair MacIntyre, London Metropolitan University

7:30 p.m.- The DeNicola Family Colloquoy
feat. Charles Taylor and John Haldane

Saturday, November 9th
3:15 p.m.-    "Is It Safe to Talk About Bodies and Souls?"
John Finnis, University of Notre Dame, Oxford Univesity
8:00 p.m.-    "Marriage, Catholicism, and Public Policy"
feat. Ryan Anderson, Joseph Bottum, Sherif Girgis, and Charles Reid

Other invited speakers include:

Ann Astell
Margaret Brinig
Derek Brown
Farr Curlin
Rev. Terry Ehrman, CSC
H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr.
Don Howard
William Hurlbut
Adam Keiper 
Robert Kennedy
Jonathan Lear
Reggie Littlejohn
Paul McHugh
James McKenna
Anthony Monta
Melissa Moschella
Candida Moss
Darcia Narvaez
David O'Connor
Gretchen Reydams-Schils
Bishop Kevin Rhoades
Elizabeth Schiltz
Abe Schoener
Andrea Simoncini
Lorenza Violini
John Waters