I’m pleased to share some more details about the upcoming “Honor and Ethics” mini-conference. It will be hosted by my institution, the University of Minnesota, Morris, under the auspices of the Midwest Philosophy Colloquium.

Date: April 6, 2012
Humanities and Fine Arts Building

Schedule of Talks:
9:15 Chancellor’s Welcome
9:30 Ryan Rhodes (University of Oklahoma) “Honor and the Moral Value of Reputation”
10:30 Stephen Mathis (Wheaton) “Justifying Academic Honor Codes”
11:30 Shannon French (Case Western) “Honor Through the Ages: Differing Conceptions of a Key Concept at the Heart of the Warrior’s Code”
12:30 Break
2:00 Laurie Johnson (Kansas State) Keynote: “Honor in Today’s America”
3:15 Frank Stewart (Hebrew University) “An Anthropologist Looks at Honor”
4:30 Lad Sessions (Washington and Lee) Keynote: “Honor, Morality, Brotherhood”

You can see the poster here: MPC 2012 poster