Merry Christmas from the GTSC!  We thank you for making this semester a great one, and hope that everyone passes a peaceful and joyful celebration of Our Lord’s birth among friends and loved ones.

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Some Quick Reminders:

Graduate Paper Swap

The graduate theology paper-swap is up! Please check your email for a
link to the Google documents folder. Feel free to upload anything
you’d like to share from this semester. Contact Ben
(bwinter1@villanova.edu) if you have any questions.

Martin Luther King Day of Service

Join fellow graduate students led by Chimere Holmes as we offer service to the Georgia E. Gregory Interdenominational School of Music.  Registration through the Villanova system is required, so register today by clicking here, and then selecting “Georgia E. Gregory Interdenominational School of Music” as your site choice!  Contact Chimere with questions: Chimere.holmes@villanova.edu

Call for Papers: 18th Annual Villanova Philosophy Conference

Apocalyptic Politics: Framing the Present.” Conference dates 4/12- 4/13.

Possible topics may include but are not limited to the following: the end/temporality of history (Hegel, Marx, Kojeve); political theology and the Messianic: the legacy of Paul in political theology, kariological temporality and klesis (Agamben, Derrida, Benjamin, Bloch); early modern political philosophy: the role of prophecy in shaping societal affects (Hobbes, Machiavelli, Spinoza); phenomenological relationality to the future; revolutionary politics; apocalyptic cinema, science fiction, and art.  Submission deadline Feb 1st, 2013.  More info here.

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