Call for Participants: (New) Atheism, Scientism and Open-mindedness Workshop

Lancaster University 3rd April 2012

Confirmed keynote speakers:

Dr Fern Elsdon-Baker, British Council

Professor Stephen Clark, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, University of Liverpool

Papers are welcome on any aspect of the relationship between or interaction of (new) atheism and/or scientism and open-mindedness. Each presenter will have 30 minutes to speak followed by 15 minutes for questions and discussion. Papers from postgraduate research students are welcome.

Abstracts of not more than 300 words should be sent as word documents by the 31st December to

Attendance is free but registration in advance is necessary as places are strictly limited.

Sarah Hitchen

Dept of Politics, Philosophy and Religion,
Lancaster University,