Committee Sponsored Sessions at the 2016 Central APA

The 2016 Central Division Meeting will take place March 2–5 at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago. Below is a schedule of sessions sponsored by APA committees. Consult your conference program or the Guidebook App for more information.

Thursday, March 3

9:00 a.m. The Sanders Lecture, sponsored by the Committee on Lectures, Publications, and Research

2:20 p.m. Author Meets Critics: Naomi Zack’s White Privilege and Black Rights: The Injustice of U.S. Police Racial Profiling and Homicide, sponsored by the Committee on Inclusiveness in the Profession

5:30 p.m. Indigenous Philosophy in Latin America, sponsored by the Committee on Hispanics

7:40 p.m. The Metaphysics of the Human Person and the Definition of Death, sponsored by the Committee on Philosophy and Medicine

Friday, March 4

9:00 a.m. The de Gruyter Stiftung Kant Lecture, sponsored by the Committee on Lectures, Publications, and Research

9:00 a.m. Author Meets Critics: Peter K. J. Park’s Africa, Asia and the History of Philosophy: Racism and the Formation of the Philosophical Canon, sponsored by the Committee on the Status of Asian and Asian-American Philosophers and Philosophies

2:00 p.m. Teaching Students How to Read Philosophy, sponsored by the Committee on the Teaching of Philosophy

2:00 p.m. Jobs and Rewards: Teaching Philosophy at Community Colleges, sponsored by the Committee on Philosophy in Two-Year Colleges

7:00 p.m. Bisexuality, sponsored by the Committee on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Philosophers

Saturday, March 5

9:00 a.m. Round Table: Philosophy Meets Journalism, sponsored by the Committee on Public Philosophy

9:00 a.m. Women Discuss Aristotle, sponsored by the Committee on the Status of Women

2:45 p.m. Building an AP Philosophy Course in High School from the Ground Up: Join the Q&A, sponsored by the Committee on Pre-College Instruction in Philosophy

2:45 p.m. Cognitive (Neuro)Science and Ethics, sponsored by the Committee on Philosophy and Medicine

Let us know in the comments which sessions you are most looking forward to.

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