7th Annual
Midwest Conference on Chinese Thought

Friday, May 6
Fireside Lounge, White Activities Center
(see #13 on map below)
1:15 Coffee and Tea
1:30-2:45 Moderator: Brian Hoffert, North Central College
2:45-3:00 Break
3:00-4:15 Moderator: Franklin Perkins, DePaul University
4:15-4:30 Break
4:30-5:45 Moderator: Alexis Smith, North Central College
8:00 Party at Brian Hoffert’s House
  • 219 Cedarbrook Rd., Naperville, IL

Saturday, May 7
Benedetti-Wehrli Stadium, Room 129
(see #39 on map below)
9:15 Continental Breakfast
9:45-11:00 Moderator: Doug Berger, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
11:00-11:15 Break
11:15-12:30 Moderator: Aaron Stalnaker, Indiana University, Bloomington
12:30-2:00 Lunch Break
2:00-4:00 Moderator: Brian Hoffert, North Central College
4:00-4:30 Break
4:30-6:30 Keynote Address: Michael Puett, Harvard University
Ancestors, Fathers, and Sons:
Ritual Theory and Philosophy in Early China
8:00 Dinner at Mapo
1563 N. Naper Blvd., Naperville, IL  ~  630-420-1388

We would like to thank Cultural Affairs, the International Programs Office, Multicultural Affairs, Interdisciplinary Programs, and the Philosophy and Religion Departments for their generous support of this conference.
For further information, contact Brian Hoffert at bhoffert@noctrl.edu.