Academic Events

Contemplation and Philosophy Conference

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Location: McKenna Hall (Notre Dame Conference Center)

Contemplation and Philosophy: Scholastic and Mystical Modes of Medieval Philosophical Thought  (27-29 July 2014)

A Conference in Honor of Kent Emery, Jr., on the Occasion of His 70th Birthday

A conference honoring Prof. Kent Emery, Jr. (University of Notre Dame), begins today, and brings to campus some of the world’s most renowned scholars of medieval philosophy. Organized by Profs. Roberto Hofmeister Pich (PUCRS, Porto Alegre, Brazil), Alfredo Santiago Culleton (UNISINOS, São Leopoldo, Brazil), and the late Director of the Medieval Institute Olivia Remie Constable, the event celebrates the career and work of an eminent scholar by offering a series of papers by his colleagues, students, and friends.…

Contemplation and Philosophy Conference

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Location: Notre Dame Conference Center (McKenna Hall)

Contemplation and Philosophy: Scholastic and Mystical Modes of Medieval Philosophical Thought  (27-29 July 2014)

A Conference in Honor of Kent Emery, Jr., on the Occasion of His 70th Birthday

Paper sessions will run continuously throughout the day, with comments and discussion following each set of presentations. Participants and registrants will gather for lunch at midday. A reception with heavy hors d’oeuvres and beverages will conclude the day’s festivities, and is open to all registrants.…

Contemplation and Philosophy Conference

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Location: Notre Dame Conference Center (McKenna Hall)

Contemplation and Philosophy: Scholastic and Mystical Modes of Medieval Philosophical Thought  (27-29 July 2014)

A Conference in Honor of Kent Emery, Jr., on the Occasion of His 70th Birthday

After a full-day series of papers and discussions beginning at 9 a.m., and including a buffet lunch for all registrants, the public portion of the conference will conclude today at approximately 6 p.m.…

Imagining Medieval English Conference (Day 1)

Location: McKenna Hall (ND Conference Ctr.)

Prof. Tim Machan (ND English Department) is the organizer of a three-day conference that will bring together twelve distinguished scholars who are collaborating on a book entitled “Imagining Medieval English.” The participants will present papers that form the chapters of the book, and join in a general discussion of the topic. Most sessions will be open to the public.…