September 24, BYU Campus (EIZ Theater, B192 JFSB)

9:15 – 9:30 AM

Scott Miller, BYU
Matthew Wickman, BYU

9:30 – 10:30 AM

Trust and Tribal Epistemologies: A Case Study
Debra Rienstra, Calvin University

10:30 – 11:00 AM


11:00 – 12:30 PM

Mr. Casaubon and the Content of Belief
Mark Knight, Lancaster University

Poetic Beyond Belief: Shakespeare, Christina Rossetti, Gwendolyn Brooks
Charles LaPorte, University of Washington

12:30 – 2:00 PM

Lunch for registrees

2:00 – 3:30 PM

Belief and the Novel: Secularism’s Theology
Lori Branch, University of Iowa

Reclaiming and Critiquing Christian Belief in African American Culture
Leslie Wingard, College of Wooster

4:00 – 5:00 PM

Museum of Art tour

September 25, Sundance Resort (Redford Center)

9:00 – 10:30 AM

Believing Critics? Roland Barthes looks at photographs
Jeffrey Kosky, Washington & Lee University

Epistemology of Seeing: Guardinis’ Seeing of Christ as Origin of the Transdisciplinary Comprehension of the World
Yvonne Schlobitten, Pontifical Gregorian University

10:30 – 11:00 AM


11:00 – 12:30 PM

The Mariner and the Albatross: Belief and Meaning from Coleridge to AI
Colin Jager, Rutgers University

The Ghost as Such: Critique and the Problem of Anomalous Experience
Ed Cutler, Brigham Young University

12:30 – 1:30 PM

Lunch at Sundance for registrees

1:30 – 2:00 PM


*The symposium will also be available via Zoom both days (all day):