Conferences

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– “Hanna Arendt’s Notion of Political Freedom” (Minnesota Philosophical Society, Rochester, MN, October 13, 2018).

– “The Polis, Political Freedom, and Religion” (30th International Conference of Greek Philosophy: Polis, Cosmopolis and Globalisation, Samos, Greece, July 26-28, 2018).

– “Religious Diversity and the Secular University” (CRASSH, Cambridge University, July 2-13, 2018).

– “Religion, Religious Freedom, and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948)” (Canadian Philosophical Association Annual Meeting, Montreal, QC, June 5-8, 2018).

– “Thomas Aquinas on Aristotle agreeing with Plato” (Aristotle Critic of Plato, Canadian Aristotelian Society, Ottawa, ON, May 9-11, 2018).

– “Guidelines Regarding Religious Freedom and Violence” (Religion and Violence Colloquium, CREO-McGuill University-Concordia University, Montreal, QC, April 17-20, 2018).

– “Religious Freedom as a Right founded on Natural Law” (Natural Law in Medieval Philosophy: Traditions, Convergences and Divergences, Pontifical Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum, Rome, Italy, April 10-11, 2018).

– “The Role of Ethics with respect to Politics and Religion in the Public Square” (Great Lakes Philosophy Conference: Ethics in Theory and Practice, Siena Heights University, Adrian, Michigan, April 6-8, 2018).

– “Charles Taylor and Lawrence Dewan on the Secular, Religion, and the Public Square” (What is Canadian Philosophy, University of New Brunswick-University of Saint Thomas, New Brunswick, NB, November 23-25, 2017).

– “Aquinas, Religion and the Public Square” (Educating for Modern Democracy, Boston College, Massachusets, November 7-10, 2017).

– “Lawrence Dewan, the Virtue of Religion, and the Public Square” (Symposium on The Philosophy of Lawrence Dewan: Wisdom, Law Virtue, and Human Love, Dominican University College, Ottawa, ON, November 3, 2017).

– “Philosophical Foundations of Religious Freedom in Dignitatis Humanae” (Thomistic Studies, Washington D.C., 2016).

– “Lawrence Dewan on S. Th. I-II, q. 94, a. 2: Metaphysics and the First Principles of the Practical Intellect” (Symposium on The Philosophy of Lawrence Dewan: Metaphysics and Ethics, Dominican University College, Ottawa, ON, November 2015).

– “Creation in Plotinus and Thomas Aquinas” (Thomistic Studies, Washington DC, 2015).

– “The Formation of Human Character” (Universitas Conference, East Durham, NY, 2014).

– “Forming our Children and Families: The Power of Virtue” (Conference Series, Peterborough, ON, September 2013-June 2014).

– “Thomas Aquinas and Some Modern Theories on the Human Knowledge in Christ” (Thomistic Studies, Washington DC, 2012). HERE

– “Thomas Aquinas, The Notion of Participation and Christ” (Thomistic Studies, Washington DC, 2011). HERE

– “Knowledge of Being in Thomas Aquinas” (Thomistic Studies, Washington DC, 2009). HERE

– “Dialectic of Intellect and Will in Free Choice According to Thomas Aquinas” (Thomistic Studies, Washington DC, 2008). HERE

– “The Causality of Evil and Sin in Thomas Aquinas” (Thomistic Studies, Washington DC, 2007).

– “Características estructurales del ateísmo moderno” (Jornadas Tomistas, San Rafael, Argentina, 2006).

-“Breve historia de la filosofía en Santo Tomás” (Jornadas Tomistas, San Rafael, Argentina, 2004).

– “Hegel’s Immanent Atheism” (Thomistic Studies, Washington DC, 2003).

– “Thomistic Sources: Latin Neo-Platonism, Pseudo-Dionysius, Boethius, and Avicenna” (Thomistic Studies, Washington DC, 2002).

– “Analogía del ente en Aristóteles” (Jornadas Tomistas, San Rafael, Argentina, 1999).

– “Libertad en Santo Tomás” (Jornadas Tomistas, San Rafael, Argentina, 1999).