Philosophy and Religion Senior Seminar Students to Present Oral Defenses of Theses

The philosophy and religion discipline will host oral defenses for this fall’s senior seminar students Nov. 28-Dec. 1 in Baldwin Hall 100.
The public is invited to all sessions.

The exam schedule is as follows:

Nov. 29

9-9:50 a.m. - Reneé Gordon
“Theodor Adorno: Philosophical Interpretations through Musical Analysis”

10:30-11:20 a.m. - Debra Sullentrup
“A Comparison of Two Feminist Medieval Mystics: Mechthild of Magdeburg and Rabi’a al for Adawiyya”

Nov. 30

11:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m. - Kristin Varwig
“Fundamentalism vs. Environmentalism: The True Nature of the Conflict”

12:30-1:20 p.m. - Jon Skinner
“The Challenge of the Kingdom of God: What the Individual Must Recognize about the Historical Jesus”

Dec. 1

9-9:50 a.m., Robert Benjamin Tylka
“Plato and Brecht: A Shared Concern for the Unengaged Intellect”

10:30-11:20 a.m. - Brittany Sears
“Primo Levi and the Language of Memory and Judgment”

For more information, contact Ding-hwa Hsieh or Patricia Burton at 785.4636.
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