Philosophy & Religion Forum for Spring 2022 Offers Online Presentations

Tue 02/22/2022 – 14:21 | From: David Tisdale

EDITOR’S NOTE: A previous release announcing the USM Online Philosophy and Religion Forum for Spring 2022 included a presentation scheduled for February 25 that has since been cancelled. Thank you in advance for your attention to this matter.

Philosophical questions surrounding disability, transgender identities, and the impacts of death awareness/denial on political extremism are among the topics discussed in the spring Philosophy & Religion Forum series at the University of Southern Mississippi (USM ), starting March 29. The series is presented by the USM School of Humanities Philosophy Program.

The series of forums continues in an online format for the three presentations this semester, which include the following:

Dr. Kurt Blankschaen, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Daemen College

“Trans identities in natural law” Tuesday, March 29 at 6:30 p.m.

Dr. Sheldon SolomonDr. Sheldon Solomon, Professor of Psychology, Skidmore College

“Fatal Attraction: The Politics of Mortal Terror” Wednesday, April 13 at 6:30 p.m.

All forum program times are Central Standard Time and hosted on Zoom. The access instructions are as follows:

Thread: Philosophy & Religion Forum

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 522 044 5031

Password: Forum

For more information on the Philosophy and Religion Spring Forum, contact Dr. Amy Slagle, Forum Coordinator, at a.slagleFREEMississippi.