STOICON 2021

October 9, 2021
Modern Stoicism, ltd

Online Conference
Milwaukee
United States

Main speakers:

CUNY Graduate Center
Royal Holloway University of London
Georgetown University

Organisers:

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design

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The 9th Annual International Stoicon Conference, Organized by Modern Stoicism Ltd., Held Online: Saturday, October 9, 2021


We're making Stoic philosophy accessible to everyone by highlighting its practical relevance to the everyday challenges people today face in their lives.

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NB: Recordings of all of the sessions will be available to watch after the event for registered attendees.

Program

All times posted below are listed in Eastern Time (ET).

10am – Introduction: Welcome + Opening Remarks

Greg Sadler, Andi Sciacca, and Chris Gill

10.15am – The Equality of Moral Errors

Kai Whiting + Leonidas Konstantakos

10.45am – Panel A: Ask the Experts

Donald Robertson, Piotr Stankiewicz , Chris Gill , John Sellars, Sharon Lebell, Gabriele Galluzzo, and Greg Sadler (Moderator)

11.30 – The Joyful Practice of Stoic Death Contemplation

Kathryn Koromilas

12pm – Practical Applications of Stoicism Workshop

Tim LeBon

1pm – Stoics vs Skeptics: Is Knowledge Even Possible?

Massimo Pigliucci

1.30pm – Pre-Recorded Lightning Round Talks

Harald Kavli (Moderator)

2.30pm – How Do Stoics Care?

Brittany Polat

3pm – James Bond Stockdale and Epictetian Communitarian Action

Aldo Dinucci

3.30pm – Panel B: Practical Applications of Stoicism

Eve Riches, Greg Lopez, Walter Matweychuk, Kevin Vost, Karen "Duff" Lambros, Meredith Kunz, and Travis Hume (Moderator)

4.15pm – Keynote Address

Nancy Sherman

5pm – After-Party + Casual Conversation

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NB: Details of the program may be subject to change. Ticket payment is a donation amount of your choosing. There is no minimum donation required. All funds donated will support the continued work of Modern Stoicism, Ltd. This event is provided as a public good and all are welcome. If you cannot (or choose not to) make a donation, you may request a Complimentary Ticket here: http://bit.ly/stoicon2021.

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October 9, 2021, 8:00am CST

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