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2019 CONFERENCE RESOURCES
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Veronica Tuzi - The Good Place: Learning How to be a Good Person... a little too late.
Scott Nicholson - A Footnote to Plato: The Problem of Change and the Metaphysics of Time
Sheldon Lawrence - Teaching Philosophy Through Literature.
Alistair Macrae (Retired) - Teaching Ethics with the help of two immoral literary characters: Plato's Callicles and J.K. Rowling's Lord Voldemort
Jeff Hanlon - Sophistry Lives! Rhetorical Writing for Students of Philosophy
PREVIOUS CONFERENCE RESOURCES
Prof. Meredith Schwartz (Ryerson University):
Prof. David Jopling (York University):
Sheldon Lawrence (Peel District School Board):
Alistair Macrae (Retired):
Tamara Ray (Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board):
Bailey Rose and Elan Umholtz (Toronto District School Board):