Schedule


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD, 2017

UNIVERSITY OF NEW BRUNSWICK

4:00 pm – 4:40 pm
Location: Tilley Hall 205 
Jesse Smith, St. Paul University
“Emergent Appeals: Philosophical Method and Canadian Identity”

4:40 pm – 5:20 pm
Location: Tilley Hall 205
Valerie Bernard, University of Toronto
“Qualitiative Distinctions of Worth: Charles Taylor and Gary Watson on Human Agency”

7:30 PM
Location: Tilley Hall 205 
William Sweet, St. Francis Xavier University
“Some Models of Canadian Philosophy”


FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24TH, 2017

UNIVERSITY OF NEW BRUNSWICK

9:00 am – 9:30 am
Coffee Break
Location: Tilley Hall 104

9:30 am – 10:10 am
Location: Tilley Hall 104 
Vanessa Arviset, University of Montreal
“La mémoire québécoise : analyse d’une tension philosophique et d’une solution politique”

10:10 am – 10:50 am
Location: Tilley Hall 104 
Sheldon Wein, Saint Mary’s University
“Canadian Contractarianism: Seeking an Explanation for (an Apparent) Disconnect”

10:50 am – 11:30 am
Location: Tilley Hall 104 
Jason Bell, University of New Brunswick
“The Philosophy of Espionage: Winthrop Bell and World War I Era Military Intelligence”

11:30 am – 12:10 pm
Location: Tilley Hall 104 
Jeff Hilderley, Independent Scholar
“The Canadian Philosophy Library”

12:10 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch (provided)
Location: outside Tilley Hall 125

1:00 pm – 1:40 pm 
Location: Tilley Hall 125 
Robert Meynell, Independent Scholar
“Lawren Harris and the Art of Canadian Idealism”

1:40 pm – 2:20 pm
Location: Tilley Hall 125 
Sue Sinclair, University of New Brunswick
“Jan Zwicky: The Vulnerable Philosopher”

2:20 pm – 3:00 pm
Location: Tilley Hall 125 
Steven Burns, Dalhousie University
“Philosophy in Literature as a Canadian Philosophical Kind”

3:00 pm – 3:20 pm
Coffee Break (light refreshments provided)

3:20 pm – 4:00 pm
Location: Tilley Hall 125 
Jackie Kegley, California State University Bakersfield
“Josiah Royce’s Philosophy of Loyalty and Community: Building Genuine Communities and Genuine Individuals, Positive Liberty and Common Objectives, Tolerance and Interpretation”

4:00 pm – 4:40 pm
Location: Tilley Hall 125 
Elizabeth Trott, Ryerson University
“Philosophy in Canada and Canadian Philosophy: a Dialectical Debate”

6:00 pm
Conference Dinner
Wu Conference Centre Room 204


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25TH, 2017

ST. THOMAS UNIVERSITY


9:30 am – 10:10 am

Coffee Break
Location: Basement Level Foyer, Brian Mulroney Hall

10:10 am – 10:50 am
Location: Brian Mulroney Hall 101

Pablo Munoz Iturrieta, Dominican University College, Ottawa
“Charles Taylor and Lawrence Dewan on the Secular, Religion, and the Public Square”

10:50 am – 11:30 am
Location: Brian Mulroney Hall 101
Sébastien Lacroix, Université Laval and University of Amsterdam
“Québec’s Contribution to Canadian Political Philosophy”

11:30 am – 12:10 pm
Location: Brian Mulroney Hall 101 
Matt Dinan, St. Thomas University
“Grant Between Heidegger and Strauss; Canada between Europe and America?”

12:10 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch (provided)
Location: Brian Mulroney Hall, Rotunda,

1:00 pm – 1:40 pm
Location: Brian Mulroney Hall 101
Walter Schultz, Dominican University
“Multitude Rising: Jacques Maritain’s Contribution to Awareness and Resistance in the Twenty-First Century”

1:40 pm – 2:20 pm
Location: Brian Mulroney Hall 101 
Roland Chrisjohn, St. Thomas University
“Aboriginal Philosophy”

2:20 pm – 3:00 pm
Location: Brian Mulroney Hall 101 
Lorraine Mayer, Brandon University
“Aboriginal Philosophy: A Cree Perspective”

3:00 pm – 3:20 pm
Coffee Break (light refreshments provided): Basement Level Foyer, Brian Mulroney Hall

3:20 pm – 4:00 pm 
Location: Brian Mulroney Hall 101 
Andrew J Cutler, Yorkville University
“Leslie Armour and the Canadian Philosophical Tradition”

4:00 pm – 4:40 pm
Location: Brian Mulroney Hall 101
Janet Wesselius, University of Alberta
“Thought in a Cold Climate: The Environmental Philosophies of Sheila Watt-Cloutier and Arne Naess”

4:40 pm – 5:20 pm
Location: Brian Mulroney Hall 101
Ian Angus, Simon Fraser University
“The Thankful Critic: Philosophy and the Law”