CALL FOR PAPERS: CICERONIAN SOCIETY 

2012 ANNUAL MEETING AT UVA

The Ciceronian Society will be holding its annual meeting at the University of Virginia, March 29-31, 2012. This will be an academic conference in which panelists can present on a variety of topics related to our core-themes Tradition, Place, and ‘Things Divine.’ A more elaborate description of these core-themes and their relation to the humanities is provided on our website. FPR writer participation currently includes John Medaille, Jeff Taylor, Jerry Salyer, Peter Haworth, and (probably) James Matthew Wilson. Contact peterhaworth@theciceroniansociety.com if you are interested in presenting or attending.  

Possible panel themes include the following:

  1.  The Relationship of Modern Thought to Tradition and the Divine.
  2.  Greek and Roman Thought.
  3.  Place, ‘Things Divine,’ and Tradition in Medieval Thought
  4.  Human Scale, Decentralism, and Federalism
  5.  American Thought/Experience and Tradition and Place
  6.  Literature, Localism, History, and the Divine.
  7.  Agrarianism, Localism, and Economics
  8.  Social-Political Theology
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My name is Peter Haworth, and I am an independent scholar living in Phoenix, Arizona. I received my Ph.D. in Government from Georgetown University in 2008, and I am currently working on various writing projects in American Political Thought. My interests include American Political Development, Traditionalist Thought, Constitutional Law, Southern Americana, Virtue Ethics, Natural Law, Political Theology, and many other topics within the history of political theory. With me in Phoenix is my darling wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Puckett Haworth of Columbus, Mississippi and our son, Peter Randolph Augustine Haworth. My hobbies include voracious reading, minimal gun collecting, and dreaming about our future farm that might be located somewhere in beautiful Mississippi.