UFFL Life and Learning Conference 2012

Now is the time to mark your calendar!
Twenty-Second Annual Conference
"Life and Learning XXI"
Coming June 1-2, 2012
Brigham Young University
Provo, Utah

Online Registration is now available!

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Invitation to Attend and Call for Papers

University Faculty for Life is a non-denominational, multi-disciplinary scholarly organization which each year welcomes pro-life academics to a conference on "Life and Learning." In 2012 the annual academic conference will be held at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. Attendance is open to current or former college, university, and seminary faculty and their spouses, graduate students, and others by individual request.

The keynote speaker and winner of the Smith Award for outstanding contributions to pro-life scholarship is Dr. William E. May, Michael J. McGivney Professor of Moral Theology at the John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family at The Catholic University in Washington, D.C.

Proposals for scholarly paper presentations are invited. Papers should focus on the life issues of abortion, infanticide and euthanasia. Themes for the conference include the legal, political, social, economic, and medical implications of these topics; relevant legal, philosophical and theological issues; the physical and psychological effects of abortion; and insights from history, literature, the arts, humanities and other disciplines. Paper proposals should be one page (maximum) and should including the working title of the proposed paper, authorís name, affiliation, full contact information (including address, phone, fax and email), and a brief abstract or outline. The deadline for receipt of proposals is April 7, 2012. All papers presented at the conference may be submitted after the conference for possible publication in Life and Learning, an annual peer-reviewed selection of conference papers.

Call for Papers!

To propose a paper, send the proposal (preferably by email attachment) by April 7, 2012 to:

Professor Barbara Freres
Department of Philosophy
Cardinal Stritch University
6801 N. Yates Road
Milwaukee WI 53217
tel: 414-410-4844
[email protected]