Northern Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
1st Annual Northern Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
March 23-24, 2012
Holmes Student Center, University Suite
Friday, March 23
KEYNOTE ADDRESS: David O'Connor (University of Notre Dame)
Iconoclasm as Philosophy
Saturday, March 24
"Persistence: How Distinct Temporal Parts Are Incompatible with Special Relativity"
Mark Fendry, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
"Consumers and Producers: Rolan Barthes and Diachronic Linguistic Change"
"The Nomad of Faith"
Alex Neubauer, Concordia College
"Here Is a Hand: Hinge Propositions and Their Epistemic Status"
Kelsey Pixler, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
"Rethinking Foucault's Relation to 'Power': Semantics, Fetishization, and Political Consequences"
Rafael Vizcaino, Northwestern University
"Do Nazi Readings of Nietzsche's Writings Have any Hermeneutical Legitimacy?"
Samuel Kampa, Bethel University