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Metaphysical Society of America to hold 66th annual meeting at UGA

The 66th annual meeting of the Metaphysical Society of America will be held April 17-19 in Room 115 of Peabody Hall. The meeting, “Self-determination and Metaphysics,” is sponsored by the philosophy department in the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences.

Pamela Whitten, senior vice president for academic affairs and provost, will officially welcome meeting attendees to UGA April 17 at 3:30 p.m. Richard Dien Winfield, Distinguished Research Professor of Philosophy at UGA and current MSA president, will give the presidential address, “Self-determination in Logic and Reality,” April 18 at 5 p.m. Edward Halper, Distinguished Research Professor and Meigs Professor of Philosophy, will discuss “Self-determination as a First Principle” April 18 at 10:25 a.m.