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February 15-17, 2023

Claremont, California

The 50th Anniversary Conference of the Center for Process Studies February 15-17 2023

3-days of dialogue featuring a new generation of process scholars on wide range of cutting edge issues

Join us in Claremont, CA February 15-17, 2023. Co-sponsored by The Cobb Institute, The Institute for Ecological Civilization, and the Institute for the Postmodern Development of China, the “50th Anniversary Conference of the Center for Process Studies” celebrates the 50-year legacy of CPS and its creative transformation in the context of a new generation of process thinkers. Read our full conference vision here.

DAY 1

REENCHANTING RELIGION:
PROCESS THEOLOGIES IN THE 21ST CENTURY

  1. Divinity Reimagined
  2. Religious Experience and Religious Belonging
  3. Panpsychism and Religious Naturalism
  4. Beyond Dialogue and Deep Religious Pluralism

DAY 2

SCIENCE AND PHILOSOPHY:
NATURE AND THE NATURE OF REALITY

  1. Facts, Values and Possibilities
  2. New Materialism, Poststructuralism, and Process Philosophy
  3. Brains, Souls and Self
  4. Art, Beauty and Creativity

DAY 3

PROCESS IN PRACTICE:
SOCIETY, SUSTAINABILITY, AND ECOLOGICAL CIVILIZATION

  1. Economies and Communities for the Common Good
  2. Power, Peace and Politics
  3. Process Philosophy and Education
  4. Environmental Ethics and Ecological Civilization

DAY 1

REENCHANTING RELIGION:
PROCESS THEOLOGIES IN THE 21ST CENTURY

  1. Divinity Reimagined
  2. Religious Experience and Religious Belonging
  3. Panpsychism and Religious Naturalism
  4. Beyond Dialogue and Deep Religious Pluralism

DAY 2

SCIENCE AND PHILOSOPHY:
NATURE AND THE NATURE OF REALITY

  1. Facts, Values and Possibilities
  2. New Materialism, Poststructuralism, and Process Philosophy
  3. Brains, Souls and Self
  4. Art, Beauty and Creativity

DAY 3

PROCESS IN PRACTICE:
SOCIETY, SUSTAINABILITY, AND ECOLOGICAL CIVILIZATION

  1. Economies and Communities for the Common Good
  2. Power, Peace and Politics
  3. Process Philosophy and Education
  4. Environmental Ethics and Ecological Civilization

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PRE- & POST- EVENTS

The 50th Anniversary Conference is positioned in the middle of a full week of celebratory opportunities, including . . .

FEBRUARY 13

John Cobb's 98th B-Day Party

John B. Cobb, Jr. to celebrate 98th birthday with the Center for Process Studies

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FEBRUARY 14

Community Brainstorming on the Future of the Process Movement

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FEBRUARY 13

John Cobb's 98th B-Day Party

FEBRUARY 14

Community Brainstorming on the Future of the Process Movement

John B. Cobb, Jr. to celebrate 98th birthday with the Center for Process Studies
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Details Coming Soon

Details Coming Soon

FEBRUARY 17-20

The Common Good Film Festival is the culmination of our 50th Anniversary week, taking place Feb. 17-20th, 2023 at the Claremont Laemmle movie theater! For more info including film list and tickets, click here.