Santa Clara University 2024 Austin J. Fagothey Conference "Problems with Love"

February 10, 2024
Santa Clara University

Williman Room, Benson Memorial Center
Santa Clara 95050
United States

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Santa Clara University Department of Philosophy presents our annual Austin J. Fagothey Conference on February 10th, 2024. This year's conference theme is "Problems with Love" and centers the works of scholars who problematize traditional or mainstream ways of thinking about "love" (romantic or otherwise).


Ellie Anderson (Pomona College)- "On the Possibility of Unrequited Love: Limerence, Infatuation, and Crushes"

Anika Simpson (Morgan State University)- "Marriage Abolition and the Politics of Single Black Motherhood"

Ray Briggs (Stanford University)- "The Prince, The Cobbler, His Wife, and Her Lover: Reflections of Love and Personal Identity"

Elizabeth Brake (Rice University)- "Intimate Partner Violence and the Carceral State"

Tera Hunter (Princeston University)- "What's Love Got to Do With It? Black Family, Marriage, and Slavery in the 19th Century"

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February 2, 2024, 9:00am PST

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