Ciceronian Conference: Friday, March 1st and Saturday, March 2nd

By Peter Daniel Haworth for FRONT PORCH REPUBLIC

FPR readers and enthusiasts are invited to attend the coming Ciceronian Society Conference at Mount Saint Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Maryland this coming Friday, March 1st  through  Saturday, March 2nd. FPR’s John Medaille and many other talented scholars such as Paige Hochschild, Thomas Storck, Thaddeus Kozinski, Macon Boczek, Christopher Anadale, Amanda Beal, Clark Carlton, Richard Hyde, Tracy Munsil, Owen Phelan, William Batchelder, Joseph Devaney, Coyle Neal, Kevin Offner, James Condra, Joshua Bowman, Benjamin Clark, and Peter Haworth will present papers related to Ciceronian Society core-themes: Tradition, Place, and ‘Things Divine.’ MSM Dean, Dr. Joshua Hochschild, will be presenting a special lecture during the opening-dinner on Thursday, February 28th. Free Friday and Saturday panels include “Economics, Virtue, Justice, and Tradition,” “Political Theoretical Considerations on the Environment and Place,” “Human Scale, Tradition, and ‘Things Divine’,” and “Various Themes in American Political Thought.” Other panels address themes in Medieval thought and history, a critical evaluation of James Madison’s political thought, and various topics in theology. Conference times will span from approximately 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on March 1st and 2nd. Attendance (without meals) is free of charge. Seating will be limited to the occupancy restrictions of O’Hara Dining Room at Mount Saint Mary’s University. You can obtain more information via the above link and/or emailing [email protected]

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