Darwin in the Twenty-First Century: Nature, Humanity, and God

November 1-3, 2009

Sponsored by the John J. Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values

University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana USA

Conference Announcement:

The Reilly Center, in collaboration with the international STOQ project (http://www.stoqproject.it), will sponsor an international conference devoted to evolutionary theory in its scientific, anthropological, philosophical, and theological dimensions as a contribution to the 150th anniversary of the publication of the Origin of Species.

Featured Speakers:

Gennaro Auletta, Gregorian University, Rome

Francisco Ayala, U. C. Irvine

William Carroll, Oxford University

Celia Deane-Drummond, University of Chester

Jean Gayon, University of Paris

Kenneth Miller, Brown University

Alessandro Minelli, University of Padua

Sandra Mitchell, University of Pittsburgh

Simon Conway Morris, Cambridge University

Robert Richards, University of Chicago

Bernard Wood, George Washington University

Archibishop Józef Zycinski, University of Lublin

Call for Papers:

In addition to the featured speakers, a limited number of contributed 20 minute papers on topics of relevance to the conference themes will be accepted. 200 word abstracts with brief c.v.’s are due by June 12, with notification of acceptance by June 19. Abstracts and c.v.’s should be emailed to [email protected].

Registration: All registration will be handled through the McKenna conference center. Website at http://cce.nd.edu (opens 7/1)

Further information at: http://www.nd.edu/~reilly/darwinconference.html. Further inquiries should be directed to Phillip Sloan at [email protected].