16th Annual International Conference on Philosophy
6th Annual International Symposium on Religion & Theology
24-27 May 2021, Athens, Greece
Tentative Program (Athens Local Time)
(Note: each presentation includes at least 10 minutes for questions and discussions if available)
Monday 24 May 2021
Opening and Welcoming Remarks:
- Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER
Lars Samuelsson, Associate Professor, Umeå University, Sweden.
Niclas Lindstrom, Associate Professor, Umeå University, Sweden.
Title: : A Counterfactual Argument for Environmentalists to Endorse Non-Instrumental Value in Nature.
Yih-Hsien Yu, Professor, Tunghai University, Taiwan.
Title: Moral Education, Global Ethics and Tianxia.
Claudia Simone Dorchain, Assistant Professor, BAGSS College, Germany.
Title: Sophism and Narcissism, Structural Parallels.
Antonio Queiros, Professor, University of Lisbon, Portugal.
Title: The New Scholastic and the Critique of Environment Reason.
Raphael Shuchat, Senior Lecturer, Bar ILan University, Israel.
Title: Mystical Paradigms and the Quest to Understand the Human Anima.
Ionut-Alexandru Barliba, Researcher, “Gh. Zane” Institute of Economic and Social Research, Romanian Academy, Iași Branch, Romania.
Title: Existential Authenticity and the Challenges of a Post-Modern Society.
William O’Meara, Professor, James Madison University, USA.
Title: Marx’s Theory of Knowledge.
Dylan Skurka, PhD Student, York University, Canada.
Title: Righteous Propaganda: On Hip-Hop’s Response to Police Brutality.
Tennyson Samraj, Professor, Burman University, Canada.
Title: Epistemic Awareness of Doxastic Distinctions: Delineating Types of Beliefs in Belief-Formation.
Tuesday 25 May 2021
08:00-11:00 Urban Walk
Rui Maia Rego, PhD Student, University of Lisbon, Portugal.
Title: The Problem of Moral Luck (Bernard Williams and Thomas Nagel).
Seweryn Osowski, PhD Student, Pontifical University of John Paul II, Poland.
Title: Catholic Church in a dialog with Messianic Jews.
Gintaras Sungaila, PhD Student, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania.
Title: The Divine Liturgy as an Object of Philosophical Reflection in Greek Patristic Thought.
Marie-Julie Maitre, Associate Professor, Tamkang University, Taiwan.
Title: Is the Xiantiantu of Shao Yong Binary? Analyzing a Consequence of its Analogy with the Binary Arithmetic of Leibniz.
Ettore Barbagallo, Lecturer, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany.
Title: Consciousness and Awareness. A Phenomenological Approach to the “Hard Problem of Consciousness”.
Paolo Scolari, Assistant Professor, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy.
Title: For Money/For Food. Friedrich Nietzsche and the Waning of Culture.
Farhan Lakhany, PhD Student, University of Iowa, USA.
Simon Glynn, Professor, Florida Atlantic University, USA.
Title: The Hermeneutic Structure of Perception.
Omid Payrow Shabani, Professor, University of Guelph, Canada.
Title: On Resistance as Evinced by the Iranian Politics.
Wednesday 26 May 2021 Educational Islands Cruise
Thursday 27 May 2021 Delphi Tour