Conference at Santa Clara University

The 2018 Austin J. Fagothey Philosophy Conference — Value: East & West

February 10, 20188:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. PST 

Williman Room, Benson Memorial Center, Santa Clara University


8;30 – 9:00       Registration

9:00 – 10:15     David Wong (Duke University)

                           Soup, Harmony, and Disagreement

10:15 – 10:30   Break

10:30 – 11: 45  Leah Kalmanson (Drake University)

                          The Value of Reading:  A Study Guide to the Meaningful Universe of Song- Dynasty Confucianism   

11:45 – 1:00    Break for Lunch

1:00 – 2:15      P.J. Ivanhoe (City University of Hong Kong)

                         The Values of Spontaneity

2:15 – 2:30      Break

2:30 – 3:45      Vrinda Dalmiya (University of Hawai’i at Manoa)

                          Weeping Wisdoms:  Deriving Moral Metaphysics from the Mahabharata’s The Book of the Women 

3:45 – 5:00       Panel Discussion with Q&A 

Registration (includes refreshments/coffee)  $20.

Students (with valid ID):  Free

SCU Student, Faculty and Staff:  Free

 *Please register ahead of time with Janis Davis at

If you have  a disability and require reasonable assistance at the event, please call the Philosophy Department at 408-554-4093 or California Relay at 800-735-2929 (TTY) one week prior to the event.

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